Kwesta to perform headlining set at SXSW

Kwesta earns a headlining set at SXSW Kwesta is US-bound to perform at the annual South by Southwest festival. But it won’t just be any old performance – Da King of Afrikan Rap is set to headline his sets. Sets in the plurals since he will playing the Blast Live stage on 17 March and the…

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MTV MAMA 2016 has a new home at The Dome

The MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) are moving from Durban to Johannesburg for the 2016 show The MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) are back for another year of celebrating the gold standard in African music only this time the awards moves to Johannesburg. MAMA 2016 will be broadcast live from The Ticketpro Dome on Saturday, 22 October….

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Kid X announces Cashtime exit, K.O reacts

Are Kid X and Kwesta about to launch their own record label? Kid X’s exit from Cashtime Life raises this question among others Perhaps one of the most promising record labels since its launch, Cashtime Life has since been rocked by a steady train of criticism and artist exits. The latest loss to the stable…

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Spree Interviews Kwesta for Butan Wear

Butan Wear ambassador, Kwesta, talks to Spree following the brands availability on the store for the first time Da King of Afrikan Rap, Kwesta, has come a long way in the local hip-hop scene as one of the country’s most talented acts. Among the many accolades he holds, brand ambassador for street wear label Butan is one of…

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Anti-Xenophobia Anthem, No More, Unites Musicians

Local artist unite against xenophobia on new anthem With reports on xenophobia still occupying top billing on the news, more and more prominent figures have come to the fore giving their sentiments on the issue. In response to the recent unrest, producer Sipho “Psyfo” Ngwenya bandied together a troupe of South Africa’s music stars for…

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