Simphiwe Dana

 
Staying sane in a trying industry
Staying sane in a trying industry
Diliza Moabi makes his son wear his pants sagging. Young Kwame, with black hair thick as sheep’s wool, doesn’t like it. He opts, regularly, to...
Simphiwe Dana readies her wings once more
Simphiwe Dana readies her wings once more
November 3 is an important date for singer and activist Simphiwe Dana. It is a day when she gets to focus on the first iteration of her public...
A case for curiosity and generosity
A case for curiosity and generosity
I have fallen in and out of love with many writers of many different genres from different parts of the world since I was a kid including J.M.Coetzee, James Baldwin, Alice Walker, K Sello Duiker, Zoe Wicomb, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Pumla Gqola, Teju Cole, Zadie Smith, Toni Morrison, Kwame...
​'Examples' shows us the musical law of Eric Lau
​'Examples' shows us the musical law of Eric Lau
Eric Lau confesses a little secret — he would like to meet and work with pianist Afrika Mkhize. Lau, an electronic music producer based in London, encountered the pianist some years ago when he...
Tribute: Peter Makurube, the gentle revolutionary
Tribute: Peter Makurube, the gentle revolutionary
Peter Makurube was a visionary, a cultural warrior and a gentle revolutionary with a pan-African vision and an unceasing commitment to the...
Rapper Tumi Molekane - 'I knew the video would offend people'
Rapper Tumi Molekane - 'I knew the video would offend people'
Twitter came to a near stop on Sunday when an image of rapper Tumi Molekane holding leashes of two women down on all fours surfaced on the social...
Don't Miss This: November - December
Don't Miss This: November - December
Johannesburg
Mandela memorial concert planned in PTA
Mandela memorial concert planned in PTA
Popular sentiment post the Nelson Mandela memorial service on Tuesday was that there was not enough singing, dancing and celebrating.
SA's finest pull out the stops at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
SA's finest pull out the stops at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week
While last year's Mercedes Benz Fashion...
Simphiwe Dana unplugged
Simphiwe Dana unplugged
In the most severe cases, people who stammer always contrive to avoid situations in which they have to speak before an audience. The expectations...
Zero tolerance for Zille's barb
Zero tolerance for Zille's barb
Not since Jimmy Kruger, police minister in the 1970s, uttered the words "Biko's death leaves me cold" have the words spoken by a serving politician...
Talking in mother tongues
Talking in mother tongues
I am a fan of many things but sport is not one of them. I don't participate in any national pastime that involves wearing a branded jersey or...

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