Meet Iain Thomas, the 36-year-old South African poet who is famous all over the world except in SA

Trevor Noah has pulled out at the last minute from hosting the MAMAs 2016, due to 'a severe upper respiratory infection'

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2009-05-14 14:02

The acclaimed SA reggae-rap artist releases his own theme tune for the upcoming Confederations Cup football tournament in South Africa, the curtain raiser for the 2010 World Cup.
Listen/Download: Sokka (Diski)

The Mochines
The high-voltage rock 'n' roll quartet from Cape Town deliver a dose of old-school hard rock ferocity. Here with the title track off their recent second full-length album, 'The Eagle Has Landed'.
Listen/Download: The Eagle Has Landed

Munkie Ncapayi
An excellent track showcasing this artist's talents off the 'African Drum Masters' collection of some of the finest Southern African percussive artists and their music.
Listen/Download: Inqubela

The new single from this gatskop Afrikaans pop rocker off his debut album, 'Ongevraagde Hello'.
Listen/Download: Mors

Franki M
A track off the eponymously-titled debut album from Francois 'Franki M' Mallum, a talented young Cape Town artist, open lyricist and an exceptional guitarist whose music fuses hip hop, jazz, rock and pop. 
Listen/Download: Ain't Got You

PLUS! From the vault's: this week's cult classic MP3

Auriol Hays
Auriol Hays lays down a sexy Shirley Bassy meets Portishead belter to convince you that soul’s not dead, in case you were wondering.
Listen/Download: Aerodynamically

Our streaming audio mix: Wyclef Jean pays tribute to slain reggae prophet Lucky Dube on his heartfelt new single. You can also tune into full songs by SAMA-nominees 340ml, The Dirty Skirts and Paul E. Flynn. Plus listen to rare tracks from aKING and more. Listen: Listen here

Teba has a theme song for the Confed Cup, while The Mochines have a theme song for trashing the bar. Get your free MP3s right here.
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