Mercia Tucker

March 8, 2019

New: Episode 2 of Notes & Noise

Episode 2 of “Notes & Noise” is here.  A podcast hosted by Mercia Tucker, it sees her waxing lyrical about all things South African hip hop […]
January 14, 2019

Finding Neruda while Navigating Some Rap Songs

Words by Mercia Tucker I lost my aunt in 2018. It wasn’t the open-heart surgery that killed her, but the complications of being cut open for […]
December 27, 2018

Budweiser Presents Maria McCloy

Words by Mercia Tucker If your interest in urban youth culture started to take shape between 1996 and 2009, chances are you were touched by the […]
December 10, 2018

Budweiser presents Austin Malema

Words by Mercia Tucker Austin Malema has grown to become one of the most revered photographers in SA. Coined by Khutso Theledi late last year, the […]
October 11, 2018

KID X – Coming of Age

Words: Mercia Tucker Photography: Philly Mohlala Styling: DNA Styling Agency Fashion Assistant:  Lerato Matlhatsi  Creative Direction: Nick Kaoma Make-Up: Mbali Nyikazi Cover Design: Justin Kaoma   […]