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AKA Drops Life On The Road

AKA and Blaq Smith are back with another riveting episode of Life on the Road. The doccie series documents AKA's grueling performance schedule over the festive ...

Should Artists Still Sign To Record Labels?

Words by Caron Williams Jay Z released his triumphant 13th studio album, 4:44, last year and dropped countless gems as he has since his Reasonable Doubt days. ...

Priddy Ugly – E.G.Y.P.T Album Review

Words by Sizwe Ray Shabalala In 2012, Priddy Ugly released his first debut solo project titled The Ugly Truth. However, I only caught wind of it at the end of ...

The Sobering Podcast: Stogie T

The Sobering Podcast team is back with another riveting episode. They sit down with Stogie T (Tumi Molekane) and discuss his rebrand, what went down at the SAHH...

The Best Hip Hop Projects of 2017

Words by Kenny Wood 2017 was a beautiful year for project releases. We were actually spoilt for choice; almost everyone’s favourite rapper put out a body of wo...

Is Lyricism Still Important in Hip Hop?

Words by Mzonke Maloney How many purists may characterize lyricism in hip hop is through a template that insists on overt complexity, density and the multi-lay...

10 SA Rappers To Watch In 2018

Words by Kenny Wood 2017 has been an interesting year for South African hip hop. The culture has had a hell of a face lift. The cyphers under bridges have move...

Cassper Shifted The Paradigm of SA Hip Hop

Words by Glenn Kisela Hip hop has always held a level of romanticism. It’s carried the hopes of many and provided soundtracks to our deepest yearnings and most...

[New Mix] DJ Lyle – The Weekend Fix Vol. 10

Cape Town's finest, DJ Lyle, has hooked us up with a dope, nostalgic mix including some off your favourite old school hip hop anthems. Get your December started...

AKA Launches Beam Digital

South African rap artist, Kiernan Forbes famously known as AKA, The SupaMega, is launching Beam Digital with his business partners MiCore and Celebrity Services...