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Sipho Hotstix Mabuse 70

Sipho Hotstix Mabuse: A South African Legend Whose Music Spans Generations

Drummer, saxophonist, composer, activist – and anthropology student – Sipho “Hotstix” Mabuse has turned 70. If you wanted a guidebook to the distinctive character...
The Kiffness Creates a Cat Jams EP Which is 'Purrfect' for Sandton's SPCA

The Kiffness Creates a Cat Jams EP Which is ‘Purrfect’ for...

It was inevitable! After a string of cat songs that have gone viral worldwide, The Kiffness - aka David Scott - has made the...
loyiso gola on netflix

Loyiso Gola’s ‘Unlearning’ is Netflix’s First African Stand Up Comedy

The world needs a laugh right now, and Netflix has selected South Africa's Loyiso Gola to deliver just that. The sharp-witted comedian is back...

Jerusalema Hitmaker Master KG Wins MTV Europe Music Award

South Africa's Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa has congratulated Master KG on winning the Best African Act Award at the MTV...
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WATCH South African in Tight Shorts Attracts Nearly 2 Million Views

A 22-year-old from Pretoria, Juandré Nortje, has turned into a sensation on TikTok after he posted numerous videos of himself dancing, his most recent...

Music City Nashville’s ‘Friends of South Africa’ Take on the #JerusalemaDanceChallenge

Almost exactly eight years ago, I found myself stalled on the steep slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro for our group’s final ascent to the highest...
Belinda Davids performing on Britain's Got Talent. Photo: BGT

WATCH South Africa’s Belinda Davids Wows Britain’s Got Talent with Whitney...

South African singer Belinda Davids flew the flag high for SA, making it to the semi-finals of Britain's Got Talent. On Saturday night she...

WATCH Papua New Guinea Celebrates Independence Day with HUGE Jerusalema Dance

While President Cyril Ramaphosa has urged South Africans to proudly celebrate Heritage Day - on Thursday 24 September - by taking on the Jerusalema...
nakhane south african singer

South African Singer Nakhane Redefines Ideas of Masculinity

The clichéd adage “boys will be boys” has, over the ages, normalised unbecoming behaviours. It has also socialised young men into thinking that being...

WATCH Master KG’s Hugely Popular Jerusalema Unites the World

If you haven't heard it yet, the song "Jerusalema" that has people around the world humming and dancing (#JerusalemaDanceChallenge), composed by South African Master...