Courtnaé Paul Bags a Spot as the Only African B-Girl Finalist for the Red Bull BC One E-Battle 2020

Internationally recognised DJ, B-Girl and choreographer, Courtnaé Paul, has made the cut of the Top 64 B-Girls globally – selected from hundreds of 2020 E-Battle submission videos, representing as the only African B-Girl finalist. The Red Bull BC One is the biggest and most prestigious one-on-one breaking competition in the world.  This year, the Red Bull BC One E-Battle had submissions […]

Queens of SA Music Light up the Stage at the Biggest Cultural-Music Festival

The Nubian Music Festival Women’s Month Celebration live-stream event, held at The Palace of the Lost City at Sun City on Saturday, featured the Queens of SA Music across all genres. Sho Madjozi’s high-energy act featured wow live performances of “Turn It Up” and “Wakanda Forever” amongst others while Aus Tebza’s powerful vocals were heard […]

Meet Thandiwe Mlauli The First Independent Black Woman to Build an Animation Studio in SA

Today, Studio Yezi, an animation studio founded by Thandiwe Mlauli, officially announce their first development – South Africa’s first independently produced and women-led afro-animation which will see Thandiwe as producer, director and showrunner. The production, titled SOLA will comprise of a series and short film based on the series.   Per the company’s official site, “Studio Yezi is a development and animation studio […]

South African Musicians Join Forces to Encourage Unity, Resilience and Action

A star studded ensemble of 30 Top South African musicians, including Vusi Mahlasela, Amanda Black, Arno Carstens, J’Something, Yvonne Chaka-Chaka, Karen Zoid, Majozi, Ready D, Khuli Chana, Zolani Mahola and more, under the banner of the Mzansi All-Stars, have joined forces to release a campaign with song titled #BecauseWeAre, which aims to encourage unity, resilience, and action. The […]

More Showmax Originals on the way Including a Kelly Khumalo Reality Serie

MultiChoice has announced four upcoming Showmax Originals, building on the success of Tali’s Wedding Diary, The Girl From St. Agnes and Somizi & Mohale: The Union, which all set first-day viewing records on the streaming platform. The next Showmax Original will be Life With Kelly Khumalo, a reality series about one of South Africa’s biggest music stars, launching 6 August 2020. […]

FKA Twigs and WePresent Share ‘We Are The Womxn’, a Short Film Exploring the Dynamic Healing of Womxn of Colour

FKA twigs and WePresent, WeTransfer’s editorial platform, launch their latest collaboration, the short film We Are The Womxn. Directed by Ivar Wigan, the short film documents FKA twigs as she traveled to perform at Afropunk Festival in Atlanta in late 2019. There she joined forces with healer and spiritual leader Queen Afua to host a moon […]