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Solo and The Betr Gang: Rapping around the republic

2018-02-04 00:00

Acclaimed rapper Solo and his collective The Betr Gang’s concept album, Tour Dates, is an audio trip of the country, showcasing the best South African hip-hop has to offer.  Read More »

South Africa, meet Blinky Bill

2018-02-04 00:00

Some might know him as one-fourth of the pioneering Nairobi collective Just A Band. Singer-songwriter, beat maker and producer Blinky Bill is now a solo act, and makes the kind of fresh, authentic sounds that just put a smile on your face, writes Grethe Kemp. Read More »

 

Cold as ice but concert will be hot as hell

2018-02-04 13:00

The announcement of the line-up for the annual Castle Lite Unlocks Concert was done in its usual dramatic fashion with attendees having to unlock details of the event by breaking a large block of ice. Read More »

 
 

Temptations singer Dennis Edwards dead at 74

2018-02-03 09:00

Dennis Edwards, who brought a fresh voice to Motown legends The Temptations in 1968 and led classic songs such as Papa Was a Rolling Stone has died. He was 74. Read More »

 

The Spice Girls are reuniting and we're so ready

2018-02-03 08:01

The Spice Girls got back together on Friday for the first time since 2012 and announced plans to explore 'incredible new opportunities' in the future. Read More »

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