Elo Zar’s Bophelo Music Video is the Visual Anthem the Country Needs

Off the back of a global Black Lives Matter movement and the recent gender-based violence that has gripped the country this week, Elo Zar’s Bophelo music video feature Kommanda Obbs is the visual anthem the country needs.  Amidst injustice and the financial hardships spurred by the COVID-19 pandemic, the song’s tag line, “Bophelo ha bo easy – Life is […]

Bongeziwe Mabandla Releases Khangela Lyric Video Shot on a Cellphone

Multi-award-winning musician, Bongeziwe Mabandla, has just released a lyric video for “Khangela” ahead of his iimini album release next Friday, 27 March 2020. The lyric video was shot by Tiago Correia-Paulo, Bongeziwe’s musical director and the producer of the album, on a cellphone whilst they were on tour in France last November.  “Khangela” meaning “searching”, […]

Talie Monin’s Tribute to Mama Afrika – Miriam Makeba

This month marks what would’ve been Miriam Makeba’s 88th birthday. To celebrate the memory of Mama Afrika, SA’s exciting voice of Jazz, Talie Monin, has released her version of Ntyilo Ntyilo.  Ntyilo Ntyilo is a South African evergreen classic, written by Allan Mzamo Silinga and brought to fame by Miriam Makeba.  “I feel quite a connection to Mama Miriam Makeba. […]