From Hiro Murai's thermal visuals for Earl Sweatshirt to the vibrant black and white shots for Mbongwana Star, here are 10 mind blowing videos.
From West Africans winning big to complaints of the show's lack of African hosts, we take a look at this weekend's MTV Mamas.
Ahead of his Nu World Festival show, Kanda Bongo Man talks on why South Africa holds a special place in his heart.
The MTV awards are out to reward those who have helped put the continent on the global music map
From hyphenated soul to experimental soul, Charles Leonard explores the four directions that soul is taking these days.
Leon Bridges was washing dishes a year ago – today he’s a fast-rising star
Twelve "exceptional" SA vocalists have been selected to compete in a sing-off to win a R170 000 study grant to advance their musical careers abroad.
Guinea's Amara Touré’s passionate wails prompt questions about how such sensual music could sink without a trace until now.
The musician has moved beyond the immediacy of live sound to greater depth and complexity.
Pop star Katy Perry is among top earners, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao on the Forbes list of The World's Highest-Paid Superstars Of 2015.
Guitarist Vuma Levin's music draws on various philosophies and genres that result in a lean, decisive sound.
Ahead of their Jo'burg performance on Friday, we caught up with Sakumzi Qumana and Chris Lombard to talk about the band's reincarnation.
South Africa and Nigeria have the most nominees for this years's MTV Africa Music awards, which are taking place in Durban on July 18.
The golden-voiced musician is the undisputed king of Ghanaian highlife and, together with two famous collaborators, he shows why on his new album.
A representative for the family of "The Shape of Jazz to Come" musician says the cause of Ornette Coleman's death was cardiac arrest.
As Zakifo Muzik Festival launches in Durban and aims to connect SA and Reunion using music, Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine recalls her island visit.
Despite speaking out about wester music filling radio stations, The Muffinz say they are excited to perform at the Delicious International festival.
Zolani Mahola talks about 'Sing-Off SA', how her band keeps on experimenting and her future plans.