The Basha Uhuru Creative Uprising Festival is Back with Music, Art and More

The Basha Uhuru Creative Uprising Festival returns this October, bringing the hottest art, music, film, design, dance, theatre, poetry, a makers market and conference sessions to one of Johannesburg’s most iconic landmarks – the Constitution Hill. The three-day festival, recognised as one of the top festivals in South Africa, will take place from 28 to […]

Nelson Makamo Debuts his First Solo Exhibition in the US

Globally recognised and collected, acclaimed South African artist Nelson Makamo this past weekend opened his first independent solo US exhibition, presenting a latest body of work, BLUE. In plans since 2017, the exhibition has been put together independently by an all female group of dynamic and progressive Black professionals who helped curate this landmark show. Due to the diversity in the contemporary art landscape […]

Minnie Dlamini Announced as the New Face of Ipanema

Global fashion brand Ipanema today announced it’s latest partnership with South African media and lifestyle personality Minnie Dlamini for their upcoming SS21 campaign ‘Summer Belongs to Ipanema’ launching into market this month. With summer fast approaching, the 100% recyclable Vegan brand is all about creating the most unforgettable memories with your loved ones. For Ipanema, summer […]

Pearl Thusi x Black Rose Gin

Luxe Brands today announced that actress, model, TV presenter and iconic South African media personality, Pearl Thusi has acquired ownership equity in premium gin brand, Black Rose Gin. After having being introduced to Black Rose Gin, Thusi knew she wanted to be a part of the brand in an ownership capacity. Said Thusi “I just love everything about […]

The 2021 Feather Awards Nominees Announced

Now in it’s 13th year, the highly anticipated Feather Awards today announced the colourful 2021 list of nominees for the upcoming awards set to take place on the 11th November 2021 at the Market Theatre in Johannesburg. This much coveted nominee list is comprised of personalities and individuals from various industry sectors including Entertainment, Politicsm Lifestyle, Sport and Business this year. […]

INTERBLAKTIC By Muzi is Out Now

INTERBLAKTIC features the recent collaboration between Muzi and Grammy winner Kaytranada, ‘I Know It’; a song that details Muzi’s obsession with his phone as a way to comment on society’s social media/phone codependency. The album also features an ode to disco on ‘Come Duze’ featuring Limpopo’s breakout star Sho Madjozi, as well as cuts with fellow South Africa artists Setso, […]

Rapper And Actor Sleezy Luciano Releases New Single And Announces Album Release Date

When he’s not gracing our screens, he’s gracing the mic! South African rapper and actor, Sleezy Luciano, releases the first single “Django” off his forthcoming second album “Diba And A Dream”. The Beats By Blassproduced self appraisal trap anthem cameos Scarab Tha Arab as a co-writer. The official album release is set for 27th October 2021. Born and raised in a […]

Aura Blak Unpacks New 5-Track EP Titled Clarity

Packed with high energy and feelings of nostalgia, ‘’CLARITY’’ EP is an emotional roller-coaster with a wide scape of sonic progressions, melodies and cadence that evoke feelings of ownership, perseverance and self-introspection. Each song reaffirms what ‘’CLARITY’’ outlines to Aura Blak, it’s more than music, it’s a state of mind. By listening to the project, […]

Nobuhle Ushers in the Warm African Sun this Spring with Debut Album “Imvula”

KwaZulu Natal native, Nobuhle, is the next vocal sensation to emerge out of the Red Box family (An affiliate of El-World Music) with the creative overseeing of Sun-EL Musician and his team of producers such as Kenza and Mpho.Wav.  Her soothing soulful vocal, depth of lyrics, and African pride shine through in everything she touches.  […]