So I had time to ear T.U.R.K’s 199x project. Great initiative. He decided to settle for a more mature, neo-melodic, soulful-yet-friendly, boom-bap sound with conscious raps and… Read more “#GuestPost | Album Review: 199x By Dallas T”
AKA outdid himself on his third studio album – because 24/7/365 is a mixtape – Touch My Blood. His mixture of conventional pop song structure, unforgettable melodies… Read more “#Featured | 7 Pop Culture References on AKA’s Touch My Blood Album”
Feeling like I slept through a week whereby some earth-shattering, course-changing shit took place.
Hip hop has been showing up for Pro, in different ways, since he had a -kid suffixed to his name.
Strings & Bling is South African rapper Nasty C’s attempt at making a concept album. At 17 songs long, the sophomore, released as part of his newly-inked… Read more “#Fotos | Strings & Bling: The Album Launch”
Four years ago, a mixtape concept curated by the film duo Drop XVI, producer Nyambz’s Studio Next Door, and emcee B.O.Y Wonder’s Ondaground Productions was recorded in… Read more “#Fotografi | The Grey Series Studio Sessions”
The producer/emcee duo comprising Maloon TheBoom and YoungstaCPT’s recently-released video for their song “Muchas Gracias” was filmed at the beginning of 2017 in Cape Town. A lot… Read more “#Fotografi | BTS @ Yungloon Taliboom’s Videoshoot”
The main stage is a hive for disappointment. It remained true to that reputation this year.
The sixth South African Hip Hop Awards took place at the Lyric Theatre in Johannesburg early in December. It was, for the most part, a night of… Read more “#Fotos | Moments From The South African Hip Hop Awards”
Imagine if Cassper Nyovest failed to fill up the dome. How would South African Hip Hop look at him? What would #TeamAKA think and say? Most importantly,… Read more “#Throwback | When #FillUp Was Still A Dream In Cassper’s Dome”