K.O excited to perform at massive US music festival

2016-01-20 13:00
K.O (Instagram)

Johannesburg – Hip-hop artist K.O is set to represent South Africa at the prestigious South by Southwest Music Festival in the US.

The rapper was recently announced as one of the global acts to perform at the world renowned music festival to be held in March.

Taking to Instagram to confirm the announcement this week, K.O shared his excitement, writing: "reppin time."

While Cashtime boss Thabiso Khati wrote, "Let them niggas have awards, we go the streets."

Reppin' time March 19th Austin, Texas #SXSWFestival2016 #SAHiphop

A photo posted by K.O (@mrcashtime) on

It will be the first time that a South African hip-hop artist performs at the festival.

The news comes amidst a great start to the year for SA music, after Black Coffee was announced to perform at US music festival Coachella (more on that here), and AKA was announced by the BBC as one of the brightest international acts to watch in 2016 (more on that here).

Watch out, world! Mzansi music is coming for you!

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