Solo’s Dreams lead him on a journey of balance

“Thank you for your RSVP. As a sign of our gratitude, we would like to gift you with the first song off of ‘C.Plenty.Dreams’ titled ‘Two By Two’ by Solo featuring Buks. An ode to love and family.” This is the message – and track – you received when confirming your attendance to the Langa […]

Solo features Kwesta on new single off C.Plenty.Dreams, “Promises”

In the Dreams trilogy of albums, Solo is officially upon the final instalment. C.Plenty.Dreams will be released in September and the emcee has dropped another single off the project. True to his conceptual form, he’s given us insight to the nature of the project and the themes surrounding it in a Twitter thread detailing the […]

Castle Lite Unlocks Travis Scott and Bryson Tiller

When Castle Lite joins forces with the progressive talent currently changing the game, “anything can happen at the night show” and it sure did with all music lovers from across the continent who came together for the most epic African first. Anchored by Moozlie and DJ Warras, Castle Lite unlocked Bryson Tiller in front of […]

Top 10 Albums of 2016

In as much as 2016 ran us through the gauntlet of political uncertainty and upheaval, and the death of some of our most beloved pop culture icons, it has been an oasis of good music in an otherwise acrid cultural landscape. We run down 10 of the best albums, locally and internationally, to come out […]

Solo Dreams

“If ever I was blinded they sacrificed their eyes so that I could see.” Jubilee no Ligamo: an ode to sacrifice and family; vulnerability on a track. Solo’s thematically complex sophomore – .Dreams.B.Plenty – converges beautifully on this introspective gem, the puzzle piece that brings the entire album picture into focus for the first time, with a flood of emotion.  Vulnerability is used almost as a […]