Stogie T Partners With Def Jam Africa And Releases New Single “Mama Say”

Stogie T Def Jam Africa

History has been made following the announcement that Def Jam Africa has made a new marquee signing, inking a deal with none other than South African hip hop veteran, Stogie T. The signing is marked by the release of a new single by the elder statesman of South African hip hop, aptly titled “Mama Say”. […]

Lucasraps Signs With Def Jam Africa And Releases New Song “Slide”

In comes Def Jam Africa’s latest signing and first for 2021, Lucasraps.  Real name Lucas Duncan Malong – the 20-year-old rapper was born in Cape Town and raised in Durban. He debuted in 2016 with the single “Ammo” that featured DJ Maphorisa and has since made appearances on numerous songs that have grabbed the attention […]

UMG announces the launch of Def Jam Africa

Universal Music Group (UMG) today announced the launch of Def Jam Africa, a new label division within the continent dedicated to representing the best hip-hop, Afrobeats and trap talent in Africa. Def Jam Africa will follow the blueprint of the iconic Def Jam Recordings label, which has led and influenced the cutting-edge in hip-hop and […]