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Beyonce, Cyrus win big at MTV Video Music awards.

From an emotional Miley Cyrus to a touching moment between Beyonce and her family, the leading ladies of pop music dominated MTV's VMAs.

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Aloe Blacc is The Man

American singer Aloe Blacc talks to us about challenges in the music industry, who he would play in a biopic and what lifts his spirits.

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Oppikoppi 2014: A 20-year-old odyssey

From young musicians like Aloe Blacc to legendary artists like Hugh Masekela, Oppikoppi celebrated its 20th anniversary with a wide range of old and new talent.

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Tea with Dorothy Masuka

We chatted to legendary singer Dorothy Masuka about her music, Miriam Makeba, Brenda Fassie and why she performs more overseas than in South Africa.

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SA can’t help falling in love with UB40

Despite the controversy surrounding the announcement of the UB40 concert, SA fans still flocked to see the three touring band members.

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Capso: My Wyclef dream came true

Local rapper Capso talks about the social commentary in his music and what it was like collaborating with Wyclef Jean on the song,

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Grammy Awards 2014: Daft Punk gets lucky

Daft Punk, Macklemore and Lorde were big winners at this year’s 56th Annual Grammy Awards. We take a look at the evening's hits and misses.

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Zakes Bantwini: I've paid my dues

Zakes Bantwini's latest album has taken SA by storm. He talks about his stardom and why this record could be his best music offering yet.

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