#Throwback | When #FillUp Was Still A Dream In Cassper’s Dome
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 media react?
#GuestPost | Cassper, Respect Us Pls!
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 19,000 capacity venue. He doubled the ante the following year and attempted to fill up Orlando Stadium in Soweto, which sits 40, 000 people. On…
#PhotographingRap | Fifi Cooper
Fifi Cooper’s just won a couple of Metro FM Awards over the weekend. Bakang’s written a cool article about her for the African Hip Hop Blog. I took the images below during her performance at Maftown Heights 2015; they form part of #PhotographingRap, an on-going series of images featuring African hip hop performers and the audiences who attend…
#Throwback | Maftown Heights 2015
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.
Rapper Mo’Molemi Releases New Single
One of my most revered emcees Mo’Molemi is back with a single from his forthcoming album, “Asia“. Entitled “Pelonomi“, the track is a smooth, R&B-tinged dedication to the love of his life. He explores the act of being in love from various points of depature, specifically distant love and how the state of missing a…