Bongeziwe Mabandla to Perform on Billboard

Black Major artist, Bongeziwe Mabandla, is set to reach an incredible milestone with his imiini album release this Friday, 22 May 2020, when he’ll take on the Billboard virtual concert stage as a Spotlight Artist. Billboard, the world’s most influential music media brand, presents a three-day showcase (21 – 23 May 2020) of live performances spotlighting some of the most […]

Stonebwoy Shines the Spotlight on Africa with New Album

Grammy-nominated, multi-award-winning Afro Dancehall and Reggae superstar, Stonebwoy, shines the spotlight on Africa during Africa Month with his newest album release, Anloga Junction. Stonebwoy’s new body of work was created with the premise of connecting Africa together through music and using it as a vehicle to connect Africa to the rest of the world. His standout collaborations […]

J’Something Selects Two Artists to Collaborate with Converse for the #CreateAtHome Campaign

J’Something collaborated with Converse on a project that combines the appreciation of music and creativity for the #CreateAtHome campaign.  Two respective artists have been selected out of a pool of over 1000 entries for the incredible opportunity to collaborate with him on a track. The winners are: S’phiwe Moya (@umzulu_phaqa) and Aidan Fraser (@aidanfrasermusic) Converse’s #CreateAtHome campaign introduces a new […]

Sun EL-Musician x Ami Faku’s Into Ingawe goes Double Platinum

Eastern Cape’s, South African Voice of Modern Afro Soul, Ami Faku, and Akanamali hitmaker, Sun-EL Musician, have been pulling at heartstrings since the release of their smash hit motivational single Into Ingawe, and they have the sales to back it up. This dynamic collaboration by a magical duo has now been certified Double Platinum. “It means a lot to […]

Apple Music Shines the Spotlight on Rising Hip Hop Artist Popsnotthefather

Apple Music’s New Artist Spotlight for May is popsnotthefather (real name Lungani Siseko Mabude) a Gauteng-based rapper and singer who fuses smooth hip hop with experimental melodies. “It’s super crazy,” says Pops. “It means that we’re finally being recognised for what we’re doing. But it’s so great and so surreal to be included as Apple Music’s New Artist Spotlight.” Pops’s debut album, NNNN (an acronym for Not […]

Apple Music Launches a New Series of Playlists Curated in Africa

Apple Music has today launched At Home With, a new series of playlists exclusively curated by some of Sub-Saharan Africa’s top artists. The list of guest curators of the Apple Music’s At Home With playlists include Simi, Diamond Platnumz, Fireboy DML, Rayvanny,  Oxlade,  Elaine, Sun El-Musician, Ami Faku, A-Reece, Master KG and Die Heuwels Fantasties who have shared playlists that are helping them get through the lockdown and stay […]