Ziyanda Ntloko

YoungstaCPT: The King

Words: Ziyanda Ntloko Photography: Imraan Christian Creative Direction: Imraan Christian Assisted by: Justin February and Waseem Noordien Cover design: Mzo Gcwa...

Rolo Rozay: The Hustler

Words: Ziyanda Ntloko Photography: Imraan Christian Creative Direction: Imraan Christian Assisted by: Justin February and Waseem Noordien Cover design: Mzo Gcwa...

The Indelible Rise of Gqom

Words by Zee Ntloko The popularization of dance and electronic music in South Africa is heavily owed to township culture. The rise of house music and the birth ...

The Rise of Artist Owned Festivals

Words by Zee Ntloko In 2015, Cassper Nyovest embarked on the seemingly audacious task of hosting a concert at The Dome and attempting to fill up the 20,000-cap...

Nicki Minaj’s Queen – A Review

Words by Zee Ntloko It's been 10 years since Nicki Minaj's rapid accession into the upper echelons of rap. Over a decade she has carved out an almost impenetra...

The Culture of Festivals in SA

Words by Ziyanda Ntloko Last year I attended the first ever AFROPUNK festival hosted on African soil in Johannesburg. The festival has been based in Brooklyn s...