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Steers’ Respek Nation presents J Molley – The New Wave

J Molley is different. And by that I’m not referring to the fact that he’s a white kid in a game dominated by black rappers. The Internet Boy, as he is fondly known by his peers, is an extremely bright kid. Nerdy even. The home-schooled rapper waxes lyrical about everything from cartoons to business to […]

Steers Respek Nation presents Shane Eagle – Leader of the New School

Game-changing moments are often only recognised and appreciated in retrospect. When is the exact moment a rap icon is born? When does an artist transcend from being a great rapper to being recognised as a legend? How do we decide who’s got next? And who decides – gatekeepers?  Which gatekeepers? Fellow artists? The Fans..?  South […]

Riky Rick partners with Sony

  Riky Rick has announced the partnership of his label COTTON CLUB RECORDS with Sony Music and Sound African Recordings. “It brings me great joy to announce that I have officially partnered up with Sony Music on my new label, COTTON CLUB RECORDS,” the serial hit makerwrote on Instagram. Asked on what the vision of COTTON […]

Capsule Fest Playlist

As the hugely anticipated Capsule Fest draws near, we’ve compiled some the hottest tracks from Capsule Fest’s mind blowing line-up. Check out our video playlist below and holla with your faves. A$AP Ferg – Shabba (Explicit) ft. A$AP ROCKY AKA – Dreamwork ft. Yanga Nasty C – Juice Back Kwesta – Ngud’ ft. Cassper […]

Stogie T Drops Honey & Pain

Following the release of the Stogie T album, Stogie T is back with a brand new single titled Honey & Pain. The enthralling single features New York vocalist Mike Classic. Stream Honey and Pain below.

J Molley Drops Dreams Money Can Buy

Rising star, J Molley, recently dropped his brand new project titled Dreams Money Can Buy. The project serves as a sonic exploration of the younin’s experiences and includes features from Ricco and PH. Stream the project below.

Sho Madjozi – The Trailblazer

Words by Caron Williams Photography by Austin Malema Make-up by Mpho Moeng Cover design by Dumaza Ndata Sho Madjozi burst onto South Africa’s music scene and has blazed an intoxicating trail ever since. With her signature hairstyle, kaleidoscopic xibelani and larger than life personality, she’s carving an inspiring lane for herself as an eclectic talent who is […]

PieSlovakia&Dance presents Gorgeous Radio

PieSlovakia&Dance present Gorgeous Radio, a brand new online radio show aimed at facilitating honest and provocative conversations around music, fashion and aspects of South Africa’s fascinating urban culture. Episode 1 of Gorgeous Radio features rising enigmatic hip hop artist, TTGO, and acclaimed creative and photographer, Chisanga Mubanga. The two creatives offer a curated playlist from local emerging […]

Introducing TTGO: Part II

Words: Thabang ‘TipiDang’ Manyelo Photography: Chisanga Mubanga Artist/Model: TTGO Styling: Andile Matomela DEAD. Beautiful Boyz  PieSlovakia&Dance ACT 2 – Rage. Rage is a funny thing. Our first view on rage is that it is destructive. It is menacing. A fireball of fury that obliterates anything in it’s path. I am looking at this anomaly in […]

Introducing TTGO

Words: Thabang ‘TipiDang’ Manyelo Photography: Chisanga Mubanga Artist/Model: TTGO Styling: Andile Matomela DEAD. Beautiful Boyz  PieSlovakia&Dance ACT 1 – Geppetto. Have you ever looked over at your neighbours grimy and murky swimming pool and thought to yourself; “Some people just want to watch the world burn”? This pool glistens in front of you, in that […]

Rouge Drops New Track, Déjà Vu

Rouge has released her first single, Déjà vu, off her forthcoming debut album, THE NEW ERA SESSIONS. The record itself serves as Rouge’s honest commentary about the various eras of hip hop and how the evolution of the genre has influenced and shaped her as an artist. The album also encapsulates Rouge’s authentic African voice and […]

Nadia Nakai – The Baddest

Nadia Nakai

Words by Kendra Hunsley Photography by Austin Malema Styling by DEAD. Make-up by Mpho Moeng Nadia Nakai has risen to become an undeniable force within the South African hip hop industry. A quintessential Alpha Female, she has amassed hit records, forged a powerful identity for herself and is set to solidify her place in the game […]