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  • “And One More Album…” – SA Hip-HopT 

    Cassper’s impressive Thuto, AKA x Anatii’s hit factory BCWYWF, Emtee’s trappy Manando, Reason’s conceptual Girls, Malum’s infectious Mlazi Milano, Shane Eagle’s refreshing Yellow and K.O’s comeback Skhanda Republic 2 are some just of the best to drop this year alone. You’d think its a wrap for the year right? Evidently not, hip-hop as a couple more […] More

  • Could Spirit Pass As Ngud’ 2.0?C 

    As artists grow over time, its not unusual for an artist to find their voice and sound which not only defines their career but their place in music history. After the release of his third studio album DaKaR II, singles from the album, Ngud’, Nomayini, Mayibabo and Ngiyaz’fela Ngawe shot Kwesta up the charts to critical […] More

  • Skhanda Republic 2 Solidifies K.O As One Of The Greats!C 

    The album opens with what sounds like a track you’d expect from a debut album, on Above The Water featuring fellow label mate Shekinah, K.O pays homage to his parents who managed to raise a family with very little. An introspective K.O deals with the complexities of half-siblings, shouting out each one of his siblings and […] More

  • Brenda Fassie: Not A Bad Girl, But A Bad Bitch!F 

    A ‘good’ girl is, to list a few standards that I’ve noticed, a woman who fits neatly into the standards that patriarchy sets up for women. A woman who does not tempt men with her clothes, a woman who does not smoke or drink, a woman who does not own her sexuality before marriage (perhaps […] More

  • Is SA Turning A Blind Eye To Music Piracy?C 

    One of the most prolific come-ups in the South African music context, Cassper Nyovest‘s come-up, saw the popularization of free online file sharing sites, particularly datafilehost. As the artist popularly shared his music on the file sharing site in the build up to his debut album release, his music became incredibly accessible, but also vulnerable […] More

  • Start-Up Hack: The Basics Of Starting A BusinessH 

    Once you move from ideation to execution, you need to come up with a name for your business, this is the first step in building a reputation. This decision should not be taken lightly as it will affect how potential customers engage with your business, if at all. Avoid using slang or buzzwords to name […] More

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