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Tseliso Monaheng

Tseliso Monaheng

    African hip-hop still doesn’t have an exclusive online platform
    African hip-hop still doesn’t have an exclusive online platform
    By the time the early naughties hit, I’d become an internet-dependent delinquent prowling night and day for hyperlinks to rap music websites which...
    Sumo Studios ushers in the independent era of jazz
    Sumo Studios ushers in the independent era of jazz
    We manage to arrive at Linden’s Sumo Sounds Recording Studios just before 8pm, musician and...
    Artist Mzwandile Buthelezi draws circles around the music
    Artist Mzwandile Buthelezi draws circles around the music
    Artist Mzwandile Buthelezi makes the diagonal trek from De Beer street across De Korte to get to number 81, The Orbit, where we've scheduled our lunchtime...
    Blitz the Ambassador lights up the diaspora
    Blitz the Ambassador lights up the diaspora
    Blitz the Ambassador has been around the world in the past three years. Almost! The Accra-raised and Brooklyn-based hip-hop artist has been...
    Kaboom shots! Girls can rap too
    Kaboom shots! Girls can rap too
    ‘If there’s any female rapper that can do it better than me, I owe you 10 grand, yo!” said an animated Gigi Lamayne during a pre-performance...
    SA musicians rap in vain on industry’s door
    SA musicians rap in vain on industry’s door
    Cape Town rapper Youngsta has, over the years, solidified his fanbase in his home town and counts himself a direct consequence of South African...