When the final Back to the City takes place in 2021, oral recollections of past festivities will serve as testament to what happens when a bunch of rap kids who … Continue reading Back To The City: The End Is Coming
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, how would social … Continue reading #Throwback | When #FillUp Was Still A Dream In Cassper’s Dome
Back in 2015, Cassper set his sights on the TicketPro Dome in the peak of his popularity following the release of his first studio album Tsholofelo, and filled up the … Continue reading #GuestPost | Cassper, Respect Us Pls!
So, this happened. My mentions went into a meltdown and I had to self-banish from Twitter for a week. These things, they happen you know?! And we live. Ah well…
Maftown Heights is 6 years old this year. I’ve been to 3 of them since 2013. Shout-out to Africanhhb for trusting me to represent them every year.
Well, not really. More like a creative way to rant about recent places whereby I’ve discovered my work being used without so much as crediting the source. Ah well, wesssssyyyyydE! … Continue reading Humble Brag…
Naming songs after public figures may seem to be the new wave, but a momentary look into rap music’s past will reveal a subculture-worthy trend for hip-hop culture’s tendency to … Continue reading Cassper Nyovest – Doc Shebeleza
“It sounds very ‘urban’” was the first thought I had when the song’s opening chords sounded; synth-laden lushes with hard-panned electro-stabs to boot. Quite a phenomenon, isn’t it, this obsession … Continue reading #RapDfndr: 001