#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 … Continue reading #Throwback | When #FillUp Was Still A Dream In Cassper’s Dome

Rouge: Coming In From The Cold, Redda Than Red

In 2013 Deko Barbara-Jessica Weidi, who is of Congolese descent, was an upstart R&B singer who’d recently started rapping because of the push her producer friends gave her. She was … Continue reading Rouge: Coming In From The Cold, Redda Than Red

#Phototessay | Behind The Scenes At Uno July’s ‘Isukile’ Videoshoot

When power cut in the middle of his studio session in November 2016, Gugs-born Uno July took a short break in the Red Bull Studios’ lounge in Cape Town — … Continue reading #Phototessay | Behind The Scenes At Uno July’s ‘Isukile’ Videoshoot

#Newspapers | The Future Of South African Rap For Sunday Times

I have an unhealthy relationship with newspapers. I distrust the politics of the mechanism underpinning their operation. But then again, I want my shit to be read by people spanning … Continue reading #Newspapers | The Future Of South African Rap For Sunday Times

I Spoke About Rap Muziki With Marklives Dot Com Bruh Bruh…

And Mandy de Waal did the interview. That’s like, levels of awesomeness because I was always peeping Mandy’s investigative pieces back when Rollingstone Mag SA was still a thing. So, … Continue reading I Spoke About Rap Muziki With Marklives Dot Com Bruh Bruh…