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@mos_phaith ft @PdotO_SA - Black Suits

We finally get to hear the new single by Sabotage featuring PDotO titled Black Suits. Sabotage has been posting about the joint for a minute now and i...

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@DuncanSkuva ft @fakaloice_pa - Indandatho

Is Duncan engaged? Possibly, and here's why we believe so. He posted a picture of what looked like an engagement ring adorned on a woman's...

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@TumiMolekane - Son Of A Soldier

Been waiting for this video to drop since I saw the teaser on his Insta page. Well it's finally here, Stogie T brings you his music video for Son Of A...

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@sequel365 - Location

We get a new single from Sequel post the success of his single I Never Quit with B3nchMarQ and Emtee. This time around he's putting the whip all the w...

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@jimmywizmusic - Been Here (Freestyle)

Jimmy Wiz gives his Been Here Freestyle after hyping us up for days now. The joint has Jimmy reminiscing on his come up laced on the Jodeci Patches in...

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@MaEzeeDoesIt x @EmteeSA Are In Studio Together

Spring/Summer 2017 is looking mad eventful for SA Hip Hop right now. Amidst all the news of various albums due this September/October, there are some ...

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@DjRocxWorldwide - Coolest In The City

The young Dj Rocx is getting that work in and Coolest In The City is a track that started his journey off. He tags along M Paq, Cozmic Intriago as wel...

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@JujuBvcks - Get Em Up

Durban's Juju Bucks only has a smile request, for our hands to be put way up to the ceiling. I'm not sure how us short people will manage but nothing ...

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@SYBATELI - Tribal Call

Tyson S.T comes through with a very intergalactic sounding Tribal Call which is so mind boggling in its nature. The song has a repetitive house influe...

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@NjabuloNrm - Party On The Weekend

Some dope lyricism coupled with a smooth and chilled instrumental, NRM gives us a reason to party on the weekend just months after he showed us his ca...

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@MissPattyMonroe - Reminiscing

Soon after we got the trailer for Patty Monroe's Reminiscing music video, we get the final product. The visual is taken off her Malatjie album and it'...

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@TsogoTau - Desiigner

Hailing from Cap City is the leader Tsogo Tau who's repping for all the VISA'd rebels. This is Desiigner taken off his Zeroeflawz album which he dropp...

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@ShabZiMadallion - Zebras & Hunger (Freestyle)

This is that, "I wish a lesser animal in the food chain would" typa freestyle. It's the human lion, ShabZi Madallion with a potent freestyle he titled...

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@ONEBLOOD_MUSIC - Da Blood Anthem

First of all, aren't these boys scared of ghosts? I'm straight clutching my pearls at the view of the opening scene here. As the visual for ONEBLOO...

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@Dnice_SA ft OJ Rock - On My Way

Taken from his 6 Traxx project, Cape Town's Nice comes through with a highlight titled On My Way alongside OJ Rock. On My Way is a warning track about...

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@HugeDaOracle - 5ive Digit$

Vuzu Hustle season 2 top 3 finalist Huge Da Oracle teams up with Gobi Beast for a very important announcement. 5ive Digit$ is the status quo otherwise...

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@TruStoryTellaz - Ubala Lolo

Inspired by their home city's biggest kwaito influence, Big Nuz, Durban duo TruStoryTellaz render their own single titled Ubala Lolo. The fellas do re...

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@Midmo_SA - iLobola

I think it's safe to say that my generation is not put off by the age old traditions of our people, contrary to misconstrued belief. We see it in yet ...

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@Roy_CharambaHD - You Know

Zimbabwean born artist and G63 Music signee, Roy Charamba, gives us his very infectious single titled You Know. I think it's even cooler that he produ...

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We Have A Date For @CassperNyovest #FillUpFNBStadium

We've been asking Mr CEO, Cassper Nyovest, all year long about when we are filling up the FNB Stadium and now we finally have an answer. See, we've be...

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@CassperNyovest On The Breakfast Club

Cassper Nyovest clears the air about the Kanye West floating stage with The Breakfast Club team. He also talks about how he blew up without radio supp...

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@Oslo_Nate ft @B3nchmarQ - Too Much (Kakhulu)

The ever groovy NATE (and his infectious voice) is back with yet another banger titled Too Much (Kakhulu) alongside your favourite duo right now. I fe...

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@ThisIsSoloSA Shares New Live Performance Clips

Allow me to start off on a mild tangent. Can I just say that trying to find a picture where Solo is not all dapper rapper'ed is proving insanely diffi...

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@One_Take_One - The Story Of OJ (Freestyle)

I feel so disheartened as I listen to the hard hitting truths on this here freestyle. I'm disheartened by this reminder of the trapped mentalities of ...

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Join The South African Hip Hop History (1975 - 2010) Researc...

All hands on deck are required for this feat. The good people over at Ritual Media Group are embarking on a search for pieces of the South African hip...

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@MrCashtime - No Feelings

NONKE I'm so beside myself over this music video. Is it safe to say that this is the most fun and daring music video the Skhanda god, K.O, has ever...

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@Musiholiq_Nuz @ZakweSA @MPK4REAL x Mzulu - Imbokodo

Oh yes! Open your hearts and receive the messages of love from the loving sons at Itsotsi By Nature. Musiholiq, Zakwe, MPK and Mzulu humble themselves...

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@DjClenSA ft @B3nchMarQ x @Zoocci_CokeDope - I Do

We get a new track from a youngin, Dj Clen called I Do and he features B3nchMarQ and the dealer, Zoocci Coke Dope who also produced the joint. Really ...

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@BlayzeEnt - #Amen

We finally get the full version of a moving prayer Blayze teased us with when he dropped his Get The Bag music video just a few weeks back. The gospel...

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Most Streamed & Downloaded @JuniorDeRocka @iam_pH @MaEzeeDoe...

Welcome to a new week in our Top 5 most streamed and downloaded tracks from last week. In our returns this week we have Ma-E and Rashid coming back as...

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@Makwa6eats ft @TLTamazing @KwestaDaKAR @KidXSA - Inamba

By the end of this video I'm smiling. It could be owed to the closing line on the actual song, or just how liberating watching this video was for me. ...

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Most Popular Stories @JuniorDeRocka @AKAworldwide @ANATII @i...

Can I just point out that AKA and Anatii are trending for their joint album Be careful What You Wish For for the third time in a row on the Most Popul...

@the_rccl_baas - Pressure

Taken off The Wave Way EP, we get some new music titled Pressure from the boy Baasquiat. The young hustler talks about the stress he's constantly unde...

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@Blaklez Recites #Beijing Over Alicia Keys Instrumental

Aaah yes! The rap Steve Biko, Blaklez, has been dropping some rap videos on the social streets for us where he laces his lyrics over some classic beat...

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What SA Hip Hop Said: @CassperNyovest @ANATII @Rouge_Rapper ...

Like doves in the wind ???????? pic.twitter.com/Iyq7lgMC7U— Shane Eagle (@Shane_Eagle) August 13, 2017 ???? #T...

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Trio @DreamTeamDBN Is In Wales For King Cetshwayo Celebratio...

Your favourite rap group DreamTeam has been invited by The Friends of Royal Welsh Regimental Museum in Brecon, Wales to be the groundbreaking act this...

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@DJZaiMaya New Vlog The Way Zai Slays!

Radio presenter, hip hop dj and rapper, Dj Zai Maya is taking us on the road with her in her new online show titled The Way Zai Slays. In the first in...

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@reece_youngking @EccoMusiq_ @Ex_Global @LaFlameSA - Fourtwe...

Wishing one of our budding production stars, Mashbeatz, a belated birthday with this post. His team mates, A-Reece, Ecco, Ex-Global and Flame shared a...

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@Rikyrickworld To Perform At The Sziget Festival In Budapest

Makhado will be off to Europe in a few days for the Sziget Festival which he's booked to perform at. The week-long festival has already began and will...

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We're Getting An EP Before The @B3nchMarQ Album

The Wrecking Crew duo, B3nchMarQ is keeping us in suspense with regard to their looming album drop some time this year but they've been good to us by ...

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Get Ready For @MissPattyMonroe #MalatjieMerch

Oh yes! The coastal princess herself, Patty Monroe, has joined the artist merch roster with what seems like a range of long sleeve shirts/crewnecks an...

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Ngiyaz'fela Ngawe By @KwestaDaKAR Reaches Over 3 Million You...

We would like to start off by wishing the K1 GOAT a very happy birthday, many blessings and may his star continue to shine bright. Kwesta and Thabsie'...

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@DJ_Wobbly ft Dope Artists x @BACEgang_DBN - On

Here's a dope joint to kick off your weekend. After being mute for what felt like forever, Dj Wobbly brings us a jam with the Dope Artists and Bace Ga...

#UnderdogDay: @Pantheon_Live x @BlvckBoy_Tude - Mr Siyabange...

Lord Black links powers with the Pantheon production duo to give us Mr Siyabangena which is a self affirming statement of his intention to step up and...

#UnderdogDay: @TheReal_25K ft Carl - Makavelli

We bring you GalX Boy Record's 25K who channels his inner Makavelli for the hood. He tags along Carl for the racy track where he steps up on the speed...

#UnderdogDay: @PowerAndile ft @UglyBoyButch x @Grimm_SA - Ci...

Greytown's (KZN) PowerLord only started rapping mid-last year and has since gone on to form a clique of his own. Cilo Cilo is a very menacing track wi...

#UnderdogDay: @TravIS_BlakK - TALK ABouT IT

TravIS BlakK (yes, the capital letters matter) is feeling vocal on TALK ABouT IT as he chooses to express himself even though some things are much har...

Watch: @DuncanSkuva Shares New Fire Recording Clips

Duncan seems to be stacking up these tracks as he's always in studio and he's not stingy about inviting us into his world either. We saw him share two...

#UnderdogDay: @MaestrovibezSA ft @Base_1_sa - Top 1000

Let it be known that this is a competitive sport and there's no space on the list for the slow workers. Maestro teams up with Base One for Top 1000 wh...

#UnderdogDay: @Johnny_Basz - Never

Shu! Cap City's Johnny Basz serves some mystique with his latest single Never. The self produced artist is fond of these dark chords and booming 808's...

#UnderdogDay: @boi_statz - The Spiyo Freestyle

The East Rand is shining yet again with Boi Statz delivering his The Spiyo Freestyle. Boi Statz has all the products of Cap City and the Beast Rand in...

#UnderdogDay: @MazolSa ft @ZeeCommulianDS x Rainbow - Gawdly

The East Rand's Mazol is telling it on the mountain that he is Gawdly. He sends for this message alongside Zee Commulian and Rainbow. The hook of this...

Music: @PRZNTDVY ft Master Tha Wizzard - Early Morning

Good morning to you. This is a smooth joint that has PR$NTDVYFUTUR3 (pronounced "Present day future") and Wizzard finessing their ladies and telling t...

Story Behind The Leak Of Possibly The Biggest Collabo: @Juni...

Story behind this song. It was supposed to be dropped a week before the release of Cassper's album Thuto with only Riky and Cassper, but Riky wasn't h...

Tracks You Should Hear: @LungeloManzi - Sadist

The breath of fresh air that is Lungelo Manzi cannot be contained in mere words. He goes ahead and blesses us with a new piece after giving us pieces ...

Music: @MakhushMusic - Zorro

After being quiet for what seems like forever, Makhush shares the new single off his unexpected album 111. The track's titled Zorro and has a blend of...

Music: @RiccoLuty ft @pH_rawX - Lights Please

We're way past the loadshedding days and now we have the luxury to clap our hands to bring the lights on and off. Ricco comes through with a new piece...

Music Video: @DreamTeamDBN - Sosha

We get the first visual off Dreamteam's EP Level Up for their leading single Sosha. The team brings us into their performance life through multiple ...

Music Video: @LilTunechi ft @IMGUDDAGUDDA x @HoodyBaby_ - Lo...

Posted up in what seems to be a very huge recording studio with skateboard ramps, Gudda Gudda kicks things off with his verse on Loyalty while Lil Way...

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@iam_pH ft @B3nchMarQ x @2freshLES - #FlightMode

Tholukuthi Dj pH is back with a new scorcher and it features some of the most buzzing acts right now, B3nchMarQ and the incomparable North god, Da L.E...

Music: @DjSwitchSA ft @DEEXCLSV @Marazamc @LunaFlorentino_ -...

We like it for people that make promises and live them through. Particularly people in the industry who put forward their word to plug the kids. After...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads: @MaEzeeDoesIt @Sliqe @Rashid_Kay ...

In this week's Top 5 tracks' chart we get a return from Zakwe for the third week running, dethroned by Ma-E at #1. We also have a return in Dj Sliqe's...

Music: @Chillimane - Umdantso

Don't know why this track reminded me of a video I saw on Twitter of a little boy in a class room sort of preaching to his class mates as they respond...

5 Things To Know About @KidXSA Upcoming Debut Album

We got to connect with Kid X about why he's been off the radar and just what he's been working on. He spoke to us about finally working on his debut a...

Most Popular Content @MaEzeeDoesIt @Zoocci_CokeDope @MrCasht...

We have a new burning story from last week and that's Ma-E's latest single Bumpa making some good waves right now. This is followed by Zoocci Coke Dop...

Music Video: @ShabZiMadallion - Enslaved God

Opening with reading a scripture from 1st Corinthians 13 verse 4, ShabZi Madallion walks through his hood and places his bible in front of a cross bef...

#FBPostOfTheWeek: Who Else Do You Think Should Drop New Musi...

Tholukuthi hey, Dezemba is fast approaching and we're all panicking about what our summer song is. I'm so glad I'm not an artist actually because that...

Cop @DjDdoubleD ft @2freshLES @GBabyDaSilva @Reece_youngking...

Dj D Double D finally delivers on his promise to take things to the Top with latest, star studded single. The tune features Da L.E.S and G Baby Da Sil...

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What SA Hip Hop Said @Rikyrickworld @FlexBoogie @KwestaDaKAR...

Looking for someone who won't mind sharing my SoundCloud link ❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/y03LjfJ7jQ #FindLoveWithKholi pic.twitter.com/iT...

Music Video: @Sliqe ft @2freshLES x @Shane_Eagle - #OceansVi...

We finally get the finished product of Dj Sliqe's visual for the latest Injayam Vol.1 single, Oceans. We were on site at the experience and we couldn'...

Expect @Rouge_Rapper Debut Album This Spring!

Rouge is finally ready to share with us what she's been working on, and you get to know just what the #NewEraSessions are. That's the name of her debu...

Listen: @Nasty_CSA Teases New Song He'll Perform On #TheIvys...

We have reason to believe that the ever busy Nasty C will debut a new song during the Ivyson Tour as suggested in a new video clip shared on his Insta...

Music: @Jovislash - Hamba Nhliziyo (Dumi Masilela Tribute)

This song makes my heart bleed as I just happened to be talking about this loss with my driver the other morning. How life has become so fickle and ho...

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@MaEzeeDoesIt - #Bumpa

The Township Counsellor, Ma-E, drops off a brand new single leading up to his end October album and it's quite the ghetto anthem. Bumpa sounds like th...

Stream: @Ash_Muzik - Prophet

Talented singer, songwriter AND dancer, Ash Muzik gives us a new jam titled Prophet, you may remember him from his smash track Ain't Looking For Love ...

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@SpDubbBeats ft @CommixPstat - End Of The Night

Now here's someone who's been busy! Spdubbbeats gives us new music titled End Of The Night featuring Commix. This track follows some tracks he's produ...

Upcoming @2freshLES Album Gets A Release Date

Last month we said to you that the North god, Da L.E.S, is set to drop an album produced (mainly) by Gemini Major and today we come bearing more gifts...

Watch: @Rikyrickworld Teases #BuyItOut Scooby Snack

Boss Zonke has been teasing us about his upcoming Scooby snacks and we even saw a tweet by Gemini Major saying that Buy It Out is going to be a fire j...

#UnderdogDay: @Cee_jae101 ft Zulu Plunder - Have U Moanin

Some explicit stuff right here, Cee Jae gives us an R-rated track titled Have U Moanin featuring Zulu Plunder and the track seems to be a drop off of ...

Watch: @Gigi_Lamayne Kills #SeeHer @MTVBaseSouth Freestyle

It's women's month and so many organisations and brands are tailoring their content for the ladies. Gigi Lamayne has been doing some dope interviews o...

SA Hip Hop Videos With Over A Million YouTube Views In 2017

The year has been a great one for the South African music industry and many artists are currently living their best lives experiencing success on a wh...

Projects You Should Hear: @NelzSA - I Am

Durban rap queen Nelz drops her latest project I Am for the streets. She's had a strong build up towards the drop and now the piece has arrived. She k...

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@Rashid_Kay ft @Marazamc @DuBoizSA @ChazzLeHippie @KidTini @...

How many of you are just about done with this winter now? I've been seeing people already making up to the gym and getting ready with their "summer bo...

Behind The Bars: @Marazamc Decodes Black Skin (Pick And Pay ...

We got Maraza to come in and decode verse 2 of his latest single Black Skin which was inspired by his notorious racial experience at Pick n' Pay. He...

#UnderdogDay: @MassTheDiffer - Beautiful Rain

I'm not even halfway through this track and I'm so touched. The suspenseful keys on reverb, the intro voice message and the nature of this song got me...

#UnderdogDay: @BliqSA - Wavy

Coastal (Durban) rapper Bliq is the leader of the pack with Wavy, a menacing tune with a buzzing beat. I won't lie, Bliq's production is mad groovy. H...

#UnderdogDay: @Promo_RSA - Options

This could very well be the product of truth serum as Promo raps frankly about the amount of Options availed for artists (rappers) and beautiful girls...

#UnderdogDay: @OhLordSphinx ft Letsopa - On My Way

Lord Sphinx, a sound engineer from Cape Town, is well on his way. He tags along with Letsopa who almost made me replay the song twice wondering how Sp...

#UnderdogDay: @DeejBigRome ft @Nmoshupye, Mavee x Ashma - Co...

Cap City's Dj Big Rome gets back on #UnderdogDay with important Conversations about thriving through the hard times and seeking to be the better man d...

Music Video: @YoungstaCpt - Takkies

Here you have it, Youngsta's latest music video for his track Takkies is finally out, an entire movie. Kaapstad reminisces on his childhood when all h...

#UnderdogDay: @WAVEDAVE_ - Dripping

Third year Law Student, Wave Dave, is more than just a litigator. He has a passion for music and Dripping is his wavy debut single. I'm intrigued by h...

#UnderdogDay: @1stClassAudioSA ft @Pressure_SA @TopAz_RSA - ...

It's always a jolly good time when upcoming artists link up for a track. White River (Mpumalanga) duo First Class Audio team up with two of our previo...

#UnderdogDay: @teddypleasure - Stay Up

There's nothing like a positive turn up 'cause why can't we celebrate the strength of youth and courage? This is the party that Teddy leads on Stay Up...

#UnderdogDay: @QM_Stundee - Kings

Cap City emcee, originally from Bethal, Mpumalanga, QM Stundee expresses himself on Kings lifted off his Yours Truly EP. He channels the energy of roy...

Projects You Should Hear: @BergieFreshest - Fear God Not Men

Bergie Fresh is here to certify that your dreams are valid and he does this through his newly dropped debut album, Fear God Not Men. The album's title...

Music: @TheeCharley - Doin' The Most

We get a new (solo) single from iCU's Charley and he's Doin' The Most on it. While he's been a bit quite from the social streets, he's been cooking up...

Watch: @YoungstaCpt Teases #Takkies Music Video

Young Kaapstaad just landed back from his German trip and he comes bearing gifts in the form of a new cinematic music video titled Takkies. "What happ...

Watch: Hilarious @MaEzeeDoesIt - Bumpa Single Teaser

You've got to love the internet! Ma-E has taken it upon himself to entertain us by lacing his upcoming single Bumpa onto a funny video of two Spiderma...

Music: @mykey_uu ft @SlayByLann_SA x @sxlve - Klondyke

Mykey gives us a single off his recently-dropped EP, Prefunkt. The wavy track is titled Klondyke and features Slay By Lann and Solve The Problem. The ...

Projects You Should Hear: @Zoocci_CokeDope - Morning Star EP

After dropping the official tracklist not so long ago, Zoocci Coke Dope finally gives us the end product, his Morning Star EP. The average person woul...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads: @ZakweSA @Real_Tellaman @Sliqe @Z...

Huddle up, huddle up for your weekly update of the most streamed and downloaded tracks on the site in the past week. This week we have two returns in ...

Most Popular Content: Copyright Amendment Bill, @AKAworldwid...

You know what makes me happy? The fact that it seems artists are indeed concerned about the future of their copyright ownership. This is evidenced in ...

Are We That Much Closer To A @Shane_Eagle Album?

I think absolutely yes! Shane Eagle has been very psyched about new material that he's been cooking up and this weekend he confirmed that he's just ab...

Music Video: @MPK4REAL - Nine To Five

We get the latest visuals for MPK's track titled Nine To Five just a couple of weeks after he gave us the dope Infinite Bars. The video is shot in a s...

#FBPostOfTheWeek Which Other 2 SA Rappers Should Do A Joint ...

This past weekend was buzzing with the drop of a monumental drop this year, which is AKA and Anatii's collabo album drop - Be Careful What You Wish Fo...

Music Video: @CassperNyovest ft @Goapele - Destiny

We finally get the magnificent motion picture for Thuto's Destiny which we saw Cassper Nyovest say he was shooting for a few weeks back while Goapele ...

What SA Hip Hop Said: @KwestaDaKAR @ShoMadjozi @AewonWolf @N...

Walking out after having 88 000 people singing Nomayini, Mayibabo, Ngud' & Ngiyazfela Ngawe word for word!S/O #Amakhosi4Life @KaizerChiefs pic.twi...

Music Video: @RawBarz_SA ft @JRAfrika - Oochee Wally

I'm sure we have come across Raw Barz on the site before, he has escalated his hustle to a level that got him an opportunity to record a song with ...

Listen: Best Of July Tracks Dropped On SOL

July has been quite the eventful month. We certainly have more fire music dropped this month unlike in June, so I'm very optimistic about the Verse Of...

Watch: @KhuliChana New Online Series With @tt_theconartist

You can't keep a good man down! Papa Lefika, Khuli Chana, just never stops shining and we have some more good news coming from his side today. I'm sur...

Spotlight On A Fresh Freestyle With @YungSwissPgp

Watchu know about freestyling on the spot inspired by a brand new beat? That's precisely how our Spotlight went with Xikwembu Nation leader, Yung Swis...

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Cop @AKAworldwide x @ANATII #BCWYWF Today!

The chemist finally has stock of our prescribed dosage - Be Careful What You Wish For, manufactured by Dr's AKA and Anatii (Msc. Music / PhD. Godlines...

Cop @Buksnation Album #Pegasus Today!

Move over let's show you how it's done round these here parts. Highly underrated wordsmith Buks finally drops his debut album Pegasus today and it's e...

News On @JRAfrika Signing Worldwide Agency Deal With @nlagen...

"Well it started out with a pipe dream". Malome Sjeje just dropped the news that he has officially signed a deal with worldwide agency Next Level Age...

Look Out For New @YungCyberDj ft @Nveigh x @Muzee_Frat Singl...

Cap City Dj, Yung Cyber is ready for another offering and this time it sports N'veigh and The Fraternity's Muzee. The single titled Overdose is due ne...

New Single From @MaEzeeDoesIt Dropping Soon

It's onto the next one with MaEzeeDoesIt as we gear up for a new single from him coming soon. We last heard from him on Kanjalo which dropped earlier ...

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@Lore_n_Ofentic ft @Blaklez - #WhenWeShowUp

I haven't heard a Blackstorm production in a minute man! That's all history as they team up with The Urban Lunatic for Lore and Ofentic's joint When W...

Music: @officialdeewyz - Stay Woke

Dee Wyz gives us his beautiful and informative single titled Stay Woke released under Chauffeured Dream. Staying woke is a term used commonly on socia...

#UnderdogDay: @Nmoshupye ft Magsta x T'Tech - Hype Man

Kilo Gram, from Mamelodi (Pretoria) is rolling with magenge Magsta and T'Tech on this menacing track titled Hype Man. You can definitely hear the ener...

#UnderdogDay: @ZowStaxx - MJ

Soweto's Zow'Staxx is a double edged sword - he's Michael Jackson and Michael Jordan! Lethal. MJ is aptly titled as Zow'Staxx finesses on the beat sou...

#UnderdogDay: @Dizzy_cpt - Better Days

Can you tell that Dizzy is from Cape Town? I can. It's that signature soul that all Cape Town musicians have in their music. Better Days being such an...

#UnderdogDay: @Simmysimmynya - Picasso

You won't be mistaken for asking why Simmysimmynya is on Underdog 'cause he's sure been putting in the work out there. But get this, he's only startin...

#BalconyInterview: @MrCashtime New Leaf, Cashtime Life x Skh...

We sit down with K.O since his minor hiatus while he was cooking up some new music and he takes us through the processes he went through during that t...

Can You Guess Which Music Video @B3nchMarQ Shot?

It's quite fitting that we pose this question to you 'cause between all of us, no one can correctly predict these guys' moves. They are too much with ...

Music: @Nelz_SA - Need That

Nelz just exposed my need to get me on that Snandi gear with this track. How brilliant is the push? Put it in a hook and have everyone singing that th...

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@AewonWolf ft Mnqobi Yazo - Bambelela

I started my morning with this song and I think the ancestors opened the gates for my spirit to cruise through the day. You gotta respect Aewon Wolf's...

Music: @itsmesipho - The Man

Close to a year after dropping Morning Cereal and getting a signing from Rudeworld Records, Sipho The Gift is back with some more music and is also wo...

Music: @VolcanicFlameMC ft @rashid_kay - Bikinyana

Volcanic Flame gives us a new single titled Bikinyana featuring Rashid Kay. First time hearing anything from Flame, Rashid on the other hand recently ...

Music: @FiveOneMph - Silence Is Golden

In the opening you'd think the track's an instrumental until FiveOne starts rapping. Months after dropping the visuals for Ki's To The City, the boy w...

#UnderdogDay: @ODC_ODMUSIC - Finesse

ODC has gone and owned one of the most trending descriptives of today - FINESSE. He's all the savage on his single as he makes it known just who he is...

#UnderdogDay: @THeeVolt - Gang

Durban's New Aeg is on the come up now. Him and his n!%as that is. The homie is all the mission on Gang as he tries to secure the bag for the sake of ...

Music: @KingV_the1st - Jealousy

The young king from Ruimsig drops his very first track titled Jealousy. King V as he calls himself, has quite an impressive delivery on this track as ...

#UnderdogDay: @BlaQ2sday - Yeie

The Vaal duo, BlaQ2sday, decided to share this love with us straight from the oven. It's a beautiful ode to a sweet love and you're a tough nut if you...

Music: @One_Take_One - Knock The Hustle (Freestyle)

One Shaman goes back 3 years and lifts Cozz' joint Knock Tha Hustle for his latest freestyle in the 16 Sixteens series. I'm starting to catch Shaman's...

Music: @Thuts_Rodney ft @MaEzeeDoesIt - Vulani Iminyango

New kid on the come up, Thuts Rodney, brings you his banging track titled Vulani Iminyango featuring none other than the Main Ghanda Ghanda, Ma-E. I c...

Music Video: @BlayzeEnt - #GetTheBag / Amen

Issa video. In fact, iss'two music videos. What a blessed Tuesday it is for us as Blyaze finally unveils the visuals for his latest single Get The Bag...

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@Sliqe ft @Shane_Eagle x @2freshLES - Oceans

Swoosh! Dj Sliqe comes at us with a new wavy joint titled Oceans with the people's MCMs, Shane Eagle and Mr All White. You already know that the track...

Music: @Palmtree_ZA - Less Is More

Why does this track remind me of HazzadazMove? I love the different keys used on here, some old skool meets new skool with jazz elements here and ther...

Get Ready For @2freshLES #PopularDemand Music Video

We're not too far away from the visual treatment of Da L.E.S' latest single, Popular Demand, as he's been teasing its looming arrival. I think from so...

Music: @CeeTreeHaven ft @likethemonsoon x @Champ_031 - Bloom

A nostalgic tune by the Durban artist and producer, Cee Tree Haven featuring Millz and Champ titled Bloom. You may remember the track from the KFC Sou...

Music: @Youngskip_SA ft @WTF_DBN - Pull Up

This track reminds me of KLY's Scrr Pull Up, both dope, both proudly South African. Youngskip pulls up, skrr, with his latest single with the Gqom Tra...

Tracks You Should Hear: @BYLWANSTA - Oh Well

You just gotta love ByLwansta's artistic direction. He's so sinister with his flows which makes his story that much more compelling. This is Oh Well, ...

Music Video: @reece_youngking @B3nchMarQ @Ex_Global @EccoMus...

Can we stop the world from spinning for a moment please? It's The Wrecking Crew again, and this time it's the entire crew. ALLOF! A-Reece, B3nchMarq, ...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads @ZakweSA @B3nchMarQ @Real_Tellaman...

It's yet another week of the Top 5 most streamed and downloaded tracks last week and we got Big Dreamz and K2 making a return to the count. Big Dreamz...

Most Popular Content @B3nchMarQ @Real_Tellaman @CassperNyove...

It's a brand new week of the freshest trending stories from last week and it seems The Wrecking Crew is relentless with the vibe. B3nchMarQ dropped a ...

#FBPostOfTheWeek Who Will Lead SA Hip Hop To An African Take...

We saw this weekend that Castle Lite Unlocked Tanzania and Mozambique with Future and Cassper Nyovest in both countries (added with Diamond Platnumz f...

What SA Hip Hop Said @CassperNyovest @AKAworldwide @Nasty_CS...

The way we fucked up Tanzania tonight!!! My Gawd!!! Africa is ready for this Hip Hop shit!!! And I'm the one who's gonna take it there!!! ????...

#BalconyInterview Preview With @MrCashtime Talking #NoFeelin...

Oh yes! We got the scoop, the whole scoop and nothing but the scoop with the renewed K.O who talks about No Feelings and what's been going on with the...

Spotlight On #NoFeelings With @MrCashtime

EUREKA! We finally get some new music from K.O after he went on a minor hiatus to recoup and basically find his chi in the music. He not only comes ou...

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@TumiMolekane Verse Of The Month - June 2017 #VOTM

Iyoh! Please just send your faxes to the rap gods instead of us 'cause even we can't explain the sadness of this month's minimal list. Stogie T is not...

Red Couch: @YungSwissPgp On #Janet, Co-Signs x Growing Up Fa...

We sat down with Yung Swiss to catch up about how life has been going for him from homelessness to being in a better space in life right now. He talks...

Music: @MajikZar ft @TommyFlo_ - Grew Up

We get some new heat from the Raw X bakery, I mean - studios. Majik follows up Get Away With It with this new laid back trap banger alongside his fami...

Spotlight On #Gassed With @iamjoshuatheiam

We couldn't be left out of the vibe so we got Joshua The I Am to come in for a Spotlight on his latest single Gassed. Can we just talk about how haunt...

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@Zingah_LOTJ ft @Deejay_Buckz - Move!

I'm so tempted to interlude, "MOVE B!%, GET OUT THE WAY..." but I'll maintain my composure for just this once. It's the re-up! Zingah comes through wi...

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@ZakweSA - BIS

We told you Zakwe's got something up his sleeve today! It's Before I-Single and it's definitely worth the mystery. We saw that he and Cassper Nyovest ...

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@Real_Tellaman ft @Nasty_CSA @2freshLES - S.A.P

Today is a special day for my fave, Tellaman. He drops a brand new single S.A.P after his infectious Lucid Dream masterpiece. He also happens to be fi...

Projects You Should Hear: @KingSweetKid - Before The Sugar S...

It's finally that #SugarThursday where we get the EP by King SweetKid. I will say, it's been quite the long and eventful journey to this moment. From ...

Music Video: @MadOnDoughZA ft Danger x @LvovoSA - iNtombi Za...

It's a party in the Mad On Dough caracara and you'd be abnormal to not wish to be part of a vibe like this. Think road trip vibes, gang mammies in the...

New Feature Alert, @CassperNyovest Is On @ZakweSA Next Track

Cassper Nyovest has been focusing on Thuto for the better part of the year and now that the album is finally out and doing exceptionally well by the w...

#UnderdogDay: @LukewarmRSA ft @Waren3xl - Stay Woke

Lukewarm pays an ode to boom bap with his single Stay Woke featuring Waren Nene. The fellas are sounding hella sharp on the track as they vibe back an...

New Music From @Dice_Mak x @Nveigh En Route

N'veigh was just in studio with Dice Mak (a rapper formerly known as Slege Lee) and they made a "serious street record" titled Rap Bullies. Oh-oh! Now...

#UnderdogDay: @Iam_teezynator - Dats True

I swear to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth. Echoes that you could hear Teezynator say in oath because of this track. Dats T...

#UnderdogDay: @LeLixCST x @ZConsumer - Changes

The duo of LeLi and Zolisa are reflecting on Changes in their lives and they realise that the only thing that's changing is the Rand. Their visions an...

#UnderdogDay: @911Towers - Dance

Taken off a collaborative EP with Danny Boy and Tommy Bleek, 911 Towerz is tryna make you dance to his money falling on you. This is the aspirational ...

#Sorry Music Video By @tumeloabcrazy Loading

AB Crazy has more than hinted that the music video for his latest single Sorry is loading. In multiple pictures shared yesterday, he keeps assuring us...

#UnderdogDay: @JohnnyWxlf - Sacred

This is some magic music by Johnny Wxlf as he somehow manages to hold captive nature's most private and serene feeling, peace. Sacred is literally the...

#UnderdogDay: @Denwade - Hustle

I think DenWade is the epitome of this Hustle thing 'cause I saw him playing the lead in a Lungi Naidoo and Black Coffee music video. Next thing you k...

Watch: @DuncanSkuva Recording Some Heat In Studio

While Duncan has become quite the funny man on social media, don't let his lethal abilities on the mic be forgotten. Case and point, he's been in the ...

#UnderdogDay: @slujah_sobz - Amajoni

This is the cutest thing I've heard all day. When the sample of little voices singing drops my heart just beamed. I think this hook is unfair advantag...

#UnderdogDay: @Pressure_SA - Next Big Thing

From White River, Mpumalanga, Pressure has his eye on the bigger picture. He projects his bright future in the game on Next Big Thing. I'm loving this...

#UnderdogDay: @Jeii_SA - Hold Up

Jeii comes at us with his own track after his vibey feature on Cya TheDeeJay's Emoji track. Hold Up is an announcement for attention 'cause he's finna...

Music: @Eze_lap ft Solid T - Peke

Lefika stand up! Ntjaa teng, Eze Lap comes at you with his latest single featuring the very talented Solid T titled Peke and they drop the freshest li...

Music: @Just_QzA - Who You Love

Been close to a year since we heard anything from QzA since he dropped his mixtape titled Forever. It looks like the hiatus has come to an end as he d...

Check Out Pics Of What SA Hip Hop Did On #MandelaDay

Yesterday the world over celebrated International Mandela Day after Tata's birthday was not only turned into a celebrated holiday in South Africa but ...

Next @DJDdoubleD Track ft @reece_youngking @2freshLES @Ex_Gl...

I think my people definitely internalised the phrase, "take it to the top." I say this because we caught up with DJ D Double D at DJ Sliqe's music vid...

Finally @Priddy_Ugly x @BontleModiselle Are Engaged!

If you like it then you shoulda put a ring on it! Well, that's what Priddy Ugly finally did when he proposed to his girlfriend of over seven years, t...

Music Video: @Gigi_Lamayne ft @Marazamc - Lobola

Remember when Gigi Lamayne had the whole country in a knot over the fact that she was engaged. Unforgettable stunt that. It will go down in the books ...

Music: @One_Take_One - I Wish Freestyle

One Shaman is feeling himself with these bars right now okay? He doesn't wait too long after his killer Soke freestyle to drop yet another edition to ...

Music: @djjawz ft @tswyza_wyza - It Sucks To Be You

DJ Jawz and Tswyza link up for another fun filled track titled It Sucks To Be You which tells tales of a series of unfortunate events for some poor ok...

Music: @ErickRush x Purffy x King Grizzy - Nelson Mandela

A modern dedication to the great Nelson Mandela, Erick Rush gives us his take on what Tata means to him, featuring fellow rappers Purffy and King Griz...

Tracks You Should Hear: @BigStar_Live ft @Priddy_Ugly @Frank...

Do it for the kids. Do it for the East! We get a Beastrand trifle made of the finest ingredients; a Big Star base with Priddy Ugly and Frank Casino la...

Music: @linho_ky ft Nidaal XO - Nah Nah

Ky and Linho tag along Nidaal XO for their new track Nah Nah and it's all the smooth ballad. The Durban musos are sounding crisp on this perfectly fus...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads @K_ToOzle @iamBIGDREAMZ @BigStar_L...

In this week of the Top 5 most streamed and downloaded tracks we see K2 make a return to the #1 spot making this his third week on the chart, somethin...

Watch: @Marazamc Previews #WeOn Music Video

Taken off the Triple Threat Toni drop by the man with iSpillion, we're about to get the visual for We On featuring uLastee. It's safe to say that it's...

Most Popular Content: @reece_youngking @CassperNyovest @JMol...

This week we have a brand new scope of popular stories and A-Reece is counted yet again after appearing in last week's top 5. At this rate, the fellas...

5 Things You Didn't Know About @iamjoshuatheiam

Last week we had a chat with Vuzu Hustle season 2 runner up, Joshua The I Am, and from what he said we made a few ticks that helped us know him a lot ...

#FBPostOfTheWeek: Who's The Most Inspiring SA Hip Hop Act Ri...

SA Hip Hop is on the exponential growth and it's nothing like any projection could've correctly foretold. 5 Years ago in the game there were literally...

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@B3nchMarQ - Highlight

ANOTHER ONE! B3nchMarQ and IceMan Beatz orchestrate another piece not too long after they revealed the wavey Camera Shy. The boys have made it out the...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @ANATII @Priddy_Ugly @B...

It's never too late to find God. ✨????????✨ #DontForgetToPray— ANATII (@ANATII) July 16, 2017 Blessed To Be A Blessing ???????? pic.twitte...

Music: @BergieFreshest - The One They Call Sugar

To apologise for setting back the Fear God Not Men EP release, Bergie Fresh drops a new cut titled The One They Call Sugar. The aim is to get yo'll ca...

Watch: @TumiMolekane Previews New Music With @MIKE_CLASSIC

Peeping the gram and the Twitter streets, it looks like Stogie T is about to bless us with some music. The new track is titled Honey & Pain and it fea...

Music Video: @BEAST_RSA ft @iAmLastee @Marazamc - Where The ...

After dropping the track back in January and making us wait for so long, Beast finally gives us the official music video for his jam with Lastee and M...

Music Video: @KingSweetKid - Get Go

King SweetKid drops off the visual he co-directed for Get Go. The visual is hella crisp and King SweetKid is doing that thing he likes to do of owning...

Music: @E_Chronic - African Police

A very politically-driven track that speaks of the law enforcement in the African continent and how they fail to do their jobs ethically. E Chro bring...

Red Couch: @zubzlastletta Talks Creative Freedom, Hating OG'...

Any excuse to talk to your fave no? I'm lying actually but this is my #1 emcee of all time (ever - and it has never changed). It's insane, I haven't s...

Music: @WHOISCXNTENT - Jeweller

I just realised that I remember Cxntent from his WRAP (a duo that broke up) days. I'll be straight and admit that I don't watch TV so when I saw that ...

#BalconyInterview: @iamJoshuaTheIAm Talks Being Different x ...

We sat down with Vuzu Hustle season 2 runner up Joshua The I Am to catch up with him and to basically try to get to know him better. He talks to us ab...

Peep The Tracklist For @Zoocci_CokeDope Morning Star EP

The Sonic Genius just dropped the tracklist for his upcoming project titled Morning Star that's set to drop on the 31st of July. The kid's been busy w...

Tracks You Should Hear: @bennyafroe - Am Back

I don't know where this kid went but I too am glad he's back. Uwhoa! Benny Afroe is making me proud right now with his crispness on this track. This b...

Music: @Ole_dotD - Alone

Everything seems to work out better when you're all by yourself because you aren't exposed to any pressures and you get to work on yourself and struct...

Tracks You Should Hear: @B3nchMarQ - Camera Shy

What is our life right now? It's The Wrecking Crew once again and I'm starting to believe that they actually warned us with this clique name. In the s...

Tell @Nasty_CSA Where To Bring His Upcoming Ivyson Tour

Nasty C is getting ready to do his Ivyson Tour and he wants you to tell him where to take it. Durban already goes without saying and it seems Jo'burg,...

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@MPK4REAL - Infinite Bars

Signed under Tsotsi By Nature, MPK drops bars nonstop on his latest jam titled Infinite Bars. I'm ouchea wondering how the hell have I been sleeping o...

#UnderdogDay: @YungenGod - Selemina

YungenGod is running business like a boss and you best to recognise the drift before you get left. Loving his ambition in his lyrics and it comes thro...

#UnderdogDay: @Piet_TheDj ft @Ammoskimask @Veezoview @SlowG_...

You have been served! This by Piet The DJ rolling with Ammo Ski Mask, Veezo, Slow G, Elbow and Mane Dilla on Made A Way. The mid-tempo track is all th...

#UnderdogDay: @BlackAceAllOver - Seasons

I do quite gravitate towards Black Ace on this track. The added diary voice notes in between the track are so seamless and they kind of get you closer...

#UnderdogDay: @yks_sa - 46664 (Money Callin)

YKS best not miss this highly urgent call ouchea. The Alex rapper is all about his Madibas and all he's concerned about is guarding ucingo to phendula...

#UnderdogDay: @mpzthename - On The Road

Cape Town's Mpz is looking to be on your radar and if you ain't heard of him before - welcome. He's On The Road with the soundtrack of a bouncy piano ...

#UnderdogDay: @TerranceSA_NCO - E25

Terrance is up next in line he says. This is a man who's never lost a battle and never breaks his promises so you know when he says he's the next, he ...

Music: @vituxarcade @Hoax_Arcvde @simmysimmynya - 7Gen EP

This is a compiliation EP by a group called Arcade Music which consists of Vitu, Hoax and Subs. They bring you their project titled 7Gen which also fe...

#UnderdogDay: @HOJULO - Shimmy

Jo'burg based Durban rapper Hojulo is wilding out on the beat for Shimmy where he fuses his bars with some trap energy for this track. The uptempo joi...

#UnderdogDay: @MichaelM_I_C ft @JSKXXVI - Abak'tshelanga Nga...

Make way for this one my homie Michael M-I-C especially if you were not warned about him prior to encounter. Ishuuuu! Abak'tshelanga Ngami with J.S....

Music: @DizLive - Bazooka

This is the second single off of his Mixtape Nyana, that's really what the tape's called guys. Diz gives you his track titled Bazooka and he spazzes o...

Music: @Driemanskap - Isingqi saseAfrika #DMW

Oh man, you just gotta love Driemanskap and everything they stand for Bawo. I can never cease being in awe of their undying African pride agenda. They...

Music: @Psykobeats ft @YoungstaCpt @IamLawSA - See Me

Now you see me, now you don't. Psyko Beats brings you his very sad song with Law and the Kaapstaad Moses, Youngsta, titled See Me. You guys know how m...

Music: @Kamakaziheat007 - Evo Experiment

We get a very unique flavour from Cayenne, sorry I had to say it. He gives us a track titled Evo Experiment and as he explains it, he wanted to call i...

#UnderdogDay: @ABSTRACTSA - In The Woods

Evaton stand up for your boy, ABSTRACT, who's on a spacey wavelength with the music. His name is an acronym but also a description of his musical pers...

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@iamBIGDREAMZ ft @KwestaDaKAR - The Blow Up

May-day, may-day, Big Dreamz coming through the hallway, prepare the countdown! This is me attempting to play out a stadium appearance to big crowd...

6 Things You Didn't Know About @JMolleyOfficial

We recently had a sit down with J Molley and we got to connect a little more with him. While chatting to him we discovered a few things that we otherw...

On The Ground: @JMolleyOfficial Previews New Music For Us

You know we couldn't visit the kid without getting a peek into his speakers to hear the work he's been cooking up. In part 2 of our sit down with J Mo...

Get Ready For @iamBIGDREAMZ Debut Single ft @KwestaDaKAR

It's official! We finally get a track from Big Dreamz who's been producing for a lot of some major key names in the game, amongst the many other thing...

Music: @ShabZiMadallion - Enslaved God

ShabZi comes at us with yet another new single following the drop of the Views music video. This track in particular is titled Enslaved God and it has...

Expect New Album From @2freshLES This Year

While news of his, Gemini Major and Yanga's split erupted online this morning, Da L.E.S shares that he's got a new album on the way and it is mainly p...

Inside @Priddy_Ugly Upcoming #EGYPT Album

Priddy Ugly is finally dropping an album after many years of killing it on the scene and growing his name into the formidable artist he is now. This y...

On The Ground: @ReasonHD Talks #LoveGirlsAlbum At Exclusive ...

We sat down with Reason at his private listening session for his newly dropped 5th studio album, Love Girls where he took us through the song naming t...

On The Ground: @JMolleyOfficial Talks Unplanned Stardom, His...

We paid J Molley a visit at his crib to chat about his come up and current rise to stardom from just being popular online. It's interesting how he tal...

Music Video: @Zingah_LOTJ - Get Em

Lord of the Jig comes at you with a groove on Get Em as you follow him through a parking lot and out into the night. The most simplest yet cool music ...

Music: @ltdwxves ft @RoyalEmpire_Jhb - Awe

You guys remember the young kings Royal Empire from Dj Dimplez' FUYD right? Well they've been busy and to show us the work, they feature on Dj Ltd's ...

Music Video: @RiccoLuty - Time Lapse

Drinking and smoking in the woods, people live fearlessly yaz' guys. Ricco is currently on tour and decided to drop the visuals for his mixtape title ...

Music Video: @ALda3rd ft @ReasonHD - Get That Cheese

Al takes it back to the hood with this one. Here are the visuals for his single featuring the Gaahd body, Reason the mass, titled Get That Cheese off ...

#FBPostOfTheWeek: Official Carriers Of Lyrical Skill In New ...

Nasty C and A-Reece just dropped some new fire and it got us all excited right now. The boys are in top form and the finesse is A-Grade, so we double ...

Music Video: @DjSwitchSA ft @itsYangachief x @2freshLES - 4 ...

Thank goodness the video's out, was starting to wonder if we'd ever get any visuals for this jam. After a long wait, Dj Switch finally gives us the vi...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads @K_ToOzle @BigStar_Live @Rowlene_S...

This week's Top 5 most streamed and downloaded tracks are rather unique. There's a mix of some older and new hits on the chart which means that people...

Most Popular Content @Nasty_CSA @K_ToOzle @KwestaDaKAR @BigS...

It's a new week and we got some brand new popular stories barring K2's new single Mabhebheza which is still trending this week. Either than that, new ...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @AKAworldwide @Nasty_CS...

Any moment now ⏰ #BCWYWF ???? pic.twitter.com/2hIBsUnker— AKA (@akaworldwide) July 7, 2017 This is how high bar has been set this year. Your t...

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@reece_youngking - Touche, Don't Bother x Meanwhile In Honey...

A-Reece drops some Saturday warmers and you know the lyrics are on fleet. Touche touches on his game with the ladies and he talks his shit on Meanwhil...

Music Video: @Nveigh - Bangel' Umsindo

Can I just say that Monde Dube is coming up strong with these videos right now. The latest edition is N'veigh's visual for Bangel' Umsindo and it's m...

Spotlight On #Mariachi With @LunaFlorentino_

Welcome to the Spotlight of Luna Florentino the great hustler as he gives us a rendition of his song Mariachi. Now, one thing you need to recognise ab...

Watch: @Nasty_CSA Reflective Words Of Encouragement

For everybody who's ever been told that they will not amount to anything more than their surrounding. For every kid told to quite making a noise 'caus...

Cop @2freshLES #PopularDemand Today!

We finally get the full track and it's a smash. After North god was kind enough to share a teaser for us, by Popular Demand the track is out and it's ...

Watch: @TuksSenganga_ZA In Studio With @BeatMochini

Let me tell you about the constant working machine that is Beatmochini, he essentially lives in studio and daily he's producing and chopping beats. Mu...

Tracks You Should Hear: @Maxhoseni ft @SceloGowane - Ebusuku...

This is what I love Maxhoseni for. He's such a heartfelt rapper. Quite the romantic sometimes if you ask me. But one thing I will tell you, the combin...

#UnderdogDay: @JayMa10chie - Squad Deep

Repping for the coal city in Mpumalanga, JayMa10chie is doing this for la familia and for the brotherhood. He's in it for squad success. He sounds mad...

#UnderdogDay: @RealHotWinter - Trust Issues

Originally from Nelspruit, this amazing duo called Hot Winter bring a sense of nostalgia in their classic sounding Trust Issues. They have a big probl...

Music Video: @rikyrickworld x @FrankCasino_ - Family

Riky brings us the visuals for one of the scooby snacks tracks he gave us with Frank Casino not so long ago. The track is titled Family and the guys t...

Watch: @2freshLES Drops Teaser For Popular Demand

Mr All White posted a teaser for an upcoming joint that dropped exclusively on Metro FM this morning at 06:20. The track's titled Popular Demand as is...

Watch & Download: @Uno_July ft @Simmysimmynya - Isukile

Uno July is back with another piece taken off his 24 hour EP the Zero Hour Zone LP. Isukile speaks to Gugulethu at its heart and he's rolling with Si...

#UnderdogDay: @Stakruss - Ka Di Kenela

I am beside myself in laughter at Star Kruss' story of literally an underdog coming out victorious on pay-day! Yesssim! We can afford soap, the cotton...

On The Ground: @DJMilkshake Talks Walking 120KM For Rural Ed...

We caught up with DJ Milkshake at the Castle Lite Unlocks concert in Jo'burg, and he was limping by the way, to talk about how his long walk for educa...

#UnderdogDay: @kingswaystreet ft Batundi - Say No (#SayNoToX...

I'll tell you now, there's something about this guy. I love his voice. The way he rhymes too. He's got an aura about him. This is Glxry, a new Africa ...

#UnderdogDay: @Iam_Rep x @GerardMashh - Star Power

FLOW, FLOW, FLOW! Yikes! Daniel Rep is not here for you fam. He's not here for the slumber neither. He comes out guns blazing alongside his just as ca...

#UnderdogDay: @015_Toxic - Human Are Trash

Music so potent. Lyrics so heartfelt. A heart so determined to bleed truth through his efforts. I am so proud of 015 Toxic right now. His plea on Huma...

#UnderdogDay: @Wiresbrg - Hook Missing

Who ever said that we must fret over not having something lied to us! Wires just made a whole song that says it's okay to be missing something. A hook...

#UnderdogDay: @global_extrans ft Francis Beats - Monate

This guy just took me to sunny Cap City on a warm day with a sweet breeze in the air on Monate. Global, from Hammi-Town (Hammanskraal), o stele on thi...

#UnderdogDay: @MakalimaAzlan ft Gqala, Kleco, Kay Kay, Mqeqe...

Sangena zaseEastern Cape, ezibizwa Multimedia Makenik led by Azlan Makalima in this riot. The fellas join him on iMpuma Kapa, a fierce arrival anthem ...

#UnderdogDay: King Oz x @EmzadaSplitstar - Several

Newcastle's King Oz and Emza The Splitstar are living plentiful lives. They have several streams of "blessings" surrounding them. Whether be it paper ...

Music: Jazzy ft @SnoobyNero x Maygram x Sequel - No More Rem...

The discription of the track says "hottest winter jam", wanted to share this with you guys because it made me chuckle. Jazzy brings you his No More Re...

Music: @CarvoCardo ft Monde B King - Kadupul Flower

Fun fact - the kadupul flower is also called "Queen of the night" and is one of the most expensive flowers in the world. The whole world guys, a flowe...

Music: @Nasty_CSA - 031

Been waiting for this track to drop since Nasty announced it yesterday, but it's finally here. Junior gives us his latest single titled 031 which is t...

Music: @OfficialOhmz ft @eerah_za - TBG's Interlude (Inspire...

I wonder if the gorgeous looking Tebogo, aka Milky, is well aware of this cool ode to her. Ohmz is dedicating this interlude to that that beautiful gi...

#BalconyInterview: @official_jubjub Talks Giving Back, Artis...

In part 2 of our conversation with Jub Jub we talk about his desire to make a difference in the lives of people who are less privileged in the hood; a...

Watch: @Nasty_CSA @vladtv Interview

We all know now who the hardest working new kid is right? Well, the coolest kid in Africa recently bagged an interview on VladTV during his trip to th...

Red Couch: @MaEzeeDoesIt Talks Trap Music, Repping For The H...

In part 2 of our conversation with Ma-E we talk about his growth as an artist, a family man and balancing multiple facets of his life. We also gorge h...

Music: @ZamaSnatch - Don't Talk

We get some dope rhymes and sick delivery from Zama as he shows us that he has the potential to be the future of South African Hip Hop. He gives us a ...

Music Video: @ChadDaDon ft @YoungstaCpt - F U

We've waited for far too long and I'm glad to annouce that the wait has come to an end as we finally get the video for Chad and Youngsta's smash hit t...

Listen: Best Of June Tracks Dropped On SOL

We're halfway through the year and 2017 has been quite the event. So much has happened in the world, outside of just the crazy motions in the music. J...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads @B3nchMarQ @LaFlameSA @FlexRabanya...

We only got 2 returns from last week's chart in this week's Top 5 most streamed and downloaded tracks chart. That's Flame and Flex Rabanyan. How catch...

Tracks You Should Hear: @the_rccl_baas - New C.O.A.S.T

Baasquiat goes in hard and ruthless on this track, flexing all the way. He gives us his New C.O.A.S.T single and I can't get over his flow on here, be...

Music: @TaiterTrillest ft @L_NDARAY - Flow

Some more dope music from Taiter Trillest. After dropping his single titled Wait A Minute, he comes back at us with this smooth jam alongside Linda Ra...

Music: @BigStar_Live ft @Zoocci_CokeDope @KHALIGRAPH @Youngs...

Big Star finally blesses us with the remix for his track Just 2 Flex featuring Zoocci Coke Dope, Khaligraph (Kenya) and Youngsta. After the very kind ...

Most Popular Content @K_ToOzle @S_C_ @ItsYangaChief @DjZanD ...

It's a brand new week in popular stories from last week and the list is fresh. Apart from Yanga's EP which still has a buzz two weeks after dropping '...

What SA Hip Hop Said @FlexBoogie @Nasty_CSA @KidXSA @DJVigil...

Get #PWRS. Now available on all digital stores. pic.twitter.com/UN188ur75y— #GottaGetUp (@FlexBoogie) July 2, 2017 HAAAAAAHN ???????? pic.twit...

We Finally Get The Title For @Blaklez Upcoming Album

First of all, I would like to say that I had already caught the hint, thank you very much. After dropping numerous clues on social media, the rap Stev...

Music: @Geniusillusion - One On One

Some of you may remember this name from the first season of Vuzu Hustle, one of the few female rappers who went on the show to compete with the guys f...

Calling All Upcoming Artists To Join @TweezyZA #CinemaFriday...

We just came across Tweezy's Cinema Fridays feature which will officially kick off next week Friday (July 07th) where upcoming artists are invited to ...

Spotlight On #Julia With @Shane_Eagle

Let me tell you that Shane Eagle's Julia has been on our most downloaded tracks chart for 6 weeks running since its drop. Can you say staying power? ...

Music Video: @Dj_Radix ft @Marazamc @YoungstaCpt - Malume

We've been waiting for the drop and after continuously repeating the teaser, we finally get the official music video for Dj Radix's Malume with Maraza...

Cop @JRafrika #whatalife Album Today!

When JR said he sings on 70 % of the album he wasn't taking you for a ride. what.a.life is nothing but a musical flex. Uwhoa! The sounds on this album...

Cop Reason's #LoveGirls Album Today!

The album is here and it's hella hype. Welcome to Reason Season in case you were dressed just for the winter. Love Girls is Reason's 5th album and i...

Music Video: @OfficialTshego - Garden

It's a pink party and nothing is left untainted. Except Mother Nature herself of course, but everything else is dunked in pink. I must say, I didn't l...

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@K_ToOzle ft @Gobi_Beast - Mabhebheza

Let me put it to you this way,... what we had last week was a one time thing. It meant nothing, it's not the beginning of anything, so don't get any i...

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@ScoobyNero - Rratatata

ScoobyNero comes through with the latest design from his gallery and it's Rratatata, the last loose item we get before the ScoobySauce EP hits us. ...

Watch: @Dj_Radix #Malume Video Teaser

We're sending off the first half of the year in grand style tomorrow. So much new work is dropping, added to the list is DJ Radix's fire song Malume i...

Music Video: @SPHEctacula & @DJNAVES ft @iam_tribal @DreamTe...

We had Sphe on the ground recently and he told us about the Kings Of The Weekend's single with Tribal and Dreamteam titled Believe, issa Gospel song, ...

New Single By @Beatmochini ft @Skillo_SA @KhuliChana & @Bizz...

The beat machine has issued smoke signal that there will be a fire erupting out of his studio come next week Friday. The danger is called Onketsetsang...

#UnderdogDay: @LouwLive - Sober

LouwLive goes by a renewed moniker, Bad Faith, after having lost his music pages so what better way to keep it moving than by a complete rebirth? We l...

#UnderdogDay: @SkepticalSAM_ - Watchu Need

Skeptical SAM shares some new music after doing his experimental FLWRS mixtape which housed instrumentals of some of his favourite producers. This tim...

Watch: @DotCom_SA - PSA (Public Service Announcement)

Attention all passengers, attention all pass... DotCom is "back" on the bar train and to make space for him we actually need to have most of you depa...

#UnderdogDay: @MLG_654 - Chronic

You know you're sh!'s good when you can't decide which track off your Emotion & The Motion project should be put up as your foot forward. Such is the ...

#UnderdogDay: @gaffiemagnus ft M.k – She Told Me

Set on having a lasting impact on his generation through music, you can see why Gaffie Magnus believes it when "she" told him the world is his. She To...

On The Ground: SA Hip Hop x #VuzuHustle Inside The Microwave...

Let me first tell you that trying to keep a straight face around these okes is dismal! We tried to talk to the Microwave Boys (missing one member) alo...

#UnderdogDay: @KaygeeDaKing - 6 Digits

Dancer turned rapper, KaygeeDaKing is mad focused. His conversations are not about "meetings about other meetings", nah. It's 6 Digits or don't @ him....

On The Ground: @ShabZiMadallion Advice To New #VuzuHustle Gr...

We caught up with ShabZi Madallion at the Vuzu Hustle season 2 after party to check in about his latest music video for VIEWS. He talks to us about hi...

Pre-Order @ReasonHD #LoveGirls Album Due This Friday

Finally bathong! This Love Girls album has been loading for the longest time (or so it feels to me) 'cause I've been waiting with baited breathe to he...

Music: @Mbleeage - Finessing

Oohwee! I dropped my jaw a little when she came on in the Vuzu Hustle cypher we had a while back. Mblee ladies and gentlemen, she's here to heat up th...

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B3nchMarQ - U.K

EVERYBODY DUCK! B3nchMarQ swing heavy on U.K, a track that was literally recorded an hour ago. Did someone just whisper, "n!%as don't f!k around"? I a...

Tracks You Should Hear: @DJZeroSA_ ft @RedButtonSA @Kay_E185...

One of Soweto's finest hip hop DJs, DJ Zero, brings us a mash of the South West's coolest acts, Red Button, Kay-E and M'Fundo on Mkhozi Wam. First of ...

Watch: @JRafrika #whatalife Album Trailer

It's what.a.life week! Finally, JR's much anticipated album (we think) arrives this Friday. After we saw him tear up some new tracks on last week's Fe...

On The Ground: @TumiMolekane On #VuzuHustle Top 4 Growth x H...

It's been a minute now and the Stogie T moniker is well cemented in the books. As you can see, life has been going on and the Stogie was a judge in an...

#UnderdogDay: @Hudda_Chini - Enemies

We trip right into Hudda Chini's mosh pit 'cause who can resist such energy? Enemies is such a twisted vibe in that it's menacing but it's also very, ...

#UnderdogDay: @Gomzasa - Bhut' Mandoza (Rover)

Gate to know where you're going you need to know where you come from. Gomza pays homage to Bhut' Mandoza on his tune as he flickers through his though...

Music: @prayforsaantsi ft @NeverBlueSKYY - Kubo Dior Baby

This track will have you shook on so many levels, how the hell do twenty year-olds (no, I didn't make a mistake) sound this dope, and grown? Dutch Bah...

#UnderdogDay: @EarlPMaribe - Y'All Ready Know

Earl P Maribe is live from the village with dreams and ambition. Yo'll should already know that the homie's keeping it trill for his people. Titled Y'...

#UnderdogDay: @pillztitan1 ft Masiko - Got What You Need

I can tell you now, this is a cheeky oke! P!llzTitan has the goods on your prescription. He's hanging out with Masiko for the old school-esque Got Wha...

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@DjZanD ft @ReasonHD - Rigorous

Luckily for us, Dj Zan D sets off the discussion by providing dictionary definitions of the word Rigorous. And so if you know Reazus you know that he ...

Watch: @DotCom_SA Shares Preview For #PSA Video

One of SA Hip Hop's eye-candies has been lowkey busy with his music and just gave us the visual preview for a new piece of work titled PSA. We recen...

On The Ground: @scoopmakhathini On Hosting #VuzuHustle x The...

I REALLY SHOULD BE DOING THIS WHOLE POST IN UPPER CASE SO I CAN MATCH UP BUT I'LL COME DOWN TO YOUR LEVEL JUST THIS ONCE. We catch up with Scoop afte...

#FBPostOfTheWeek Who Is Likely To Be SA Hip Hop's First BET ...

It's BET week(end) and as we keep seeing the action from the award show, we couldn't help but reflect on whether one of our local hip hop acts might e...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @KwestaDaKAR @YungSwiss...

Superman is such a powerful song!!!You might not hear me inda club like you used to but I know my music lives in their hearts now. ???????? #Thuto&mda...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads @FlexRabanyan @Rikyrickworld @LaFl...

In the chart this week, the only come back we have is Riky Rick who makes it back with his cover of A-Reece's Feelings for the second time in a row. T...

Most Popular Content @FlexRabanyan @Nasty_CSA @ItsYangaChief...

It's a brand new week of your top 5 most popular stories from last week and Cassper Nyovest is the only man to make a come back on the chart, just wit...

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@dj_smokes ft @ex_global @focalistic - Real Ones Only

DJ Smokes is back again with another single to follow up his street single Red Cup Gang. The DJ, producer, and artist's usual high energy trap style i...

Music Video: @KLYofficial ft @wizkidayo - Scrrr Pull Up

If you for some reason thought KLY was steady chilling and not making music, then you obviously thought wrong. He brings us his latest music video for...

Watch: @Nasty_CSA x @FrencHMonTanA On Set For #Allow Video

Remember when we told you not so long ago that Nasty was working on a music video with Frenchie for their track Allow? Well, the fellas seem to be in ...

Watch: @RealSway Interview With @Nasty_CSA

Nasty shines on Sway with an intro that shouts out artists across the globe that fly to be on their show versus international artists that make excuse...

Spotlight On #Formation With @Manu_WorldStar

We had to get Manu WorldStar in to record his single Formation and boy did he bring the energy! Now, you may have seen him on the Vuzu Hustle finale...

Music Video: @OfficialSEQUEL ft @EmteeSA x @B3nchMarQ - I Ne...

Oh snap! You have NO idea how much I've been waiting on this damn visual to drop online. GEEZ! I am so impressed with the creative they put into this....

Music Video: @GeminiMajor ft @EmteeSA x @FrankCasino_ - Band...

Rudeboy Major let's us into his camp-style party out in the woods with the gang-gang. The Bando motion picture is undoubtedly FOMO inducing. It's like...

Music: @official_jubjub - Shooting Star

Don't call it a come back! Jub Jub drops a new single that follows another one he did with ntate Tshepo Tshola titled Ke Kopa Tshwarelo that came out ...

Music Video: @DJSPEEDSTA ft @JMolleyOfficial @Zoocci_CokeDop...

We like speedy deliveries and people who keep their word. When DJ Speedsta said the visual for I Don't Know is coming this weekend, he meant it. The...

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@ItsYangaChief - Neighbourhood Genius EP

It's an EP and it's here! What was meant to be a four track EP was extended by an additional track by the Chief 'cause we got too much heat to keep lo...

Watch: SA Artists Who Have Been On @RealSway In The Morning

For some of you who have been living under rocks the whole entire time, here's an update. We give you, in chronological order, the list of all our art...

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@LaFlameSA ft @reece_youngking - Money Today

The Wrecking Crew does it again, and quite frankly they ain't finna stop! This time it's Flame featuring The Boy Doing Things, A-Reece. As soon as Mon...

Watch: @Nasty_CSA Freestyles On @RealSway In The Morning

Junior is officially the sixth (and counting) South African musician to receive an invite for an interview on Sway In The Morning. If for some reason ...

#BalconyInterview: @CassperNyovest On Making #Thuto, Discipl...

In part 2 of our sit down with Cassper Nyovest we open with his thoughts on not being counted in BET's Best International Act: Africa this year. Then,...

On The Ground: @iamjoshuatheiam On #VuzuHustle Experience x ...

We caught up with Joshua The I-Am to talk about his experience on Vuzu Hustle after making runner up in the finale. I love his spirit, he's come out t...

Music: @One_Take_One - Don't Forget To Pray Freestyle

"Might just give this isht to Slikour OnLife", well boy we might just share this on these streets! Don't get it twisted, the boy's dope, we only mess ...

Music: @zubzlastletta x @peachvanpletzen - Wav One

It surely has been a long time coming. We get some new music from the OG himself, Zubz, and he collaborates with acclaimed producer and musician, Peac...

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@TumiMolekane Verse Of The Month - May 2017 #VOTM

You won't believe this, we FINALLY get to 10 verses! Pheuw. Almost halfway through the year and we haven't been able to get enough verses to quote but...

Look Out For @DJSPEEDSTA I Don't Know Video This Weekend

The guy, DJ Speedsta, is set to share the motion picture for his newest single - I Don't Know - this weekend. I'll go ahead and predict Friday, then s...

What Could @ItsYangaChief Have Up His Sleeves?

Is it a book? Is it a movie? Could it be a new song? Or even a whole album? We're putting it to you to be honest! This is Neighbourhood Genius by Yan...

Music: @Driemanskap - S'yabhathula

Driemanskap is bulldozing everything in sight and that's not a bluff, nor a threat. We have another edition of Driemanskap Music Wednesday and they dr...

Music Video: @L_Tido ft @akaworldwide x @ItsYangaChief - #Th...

Tido finally drops the video for his single with AKA and Yanga titled Thixo and I must commend the boy on the quality, the video is tleen yo - the pre...

New Music From @FifiCooperFans Dropping Soon

Boss Lady, First Lady, Fifi Cooper, says she's got new music dropping in "a few weeks"! Is anyone else as amped as I am? If you remember correctly, ...

Music: @Nasi_TauTona ft Cadbury - F.U.P.M

After getting the opportunity to feature on Beat Mochini's Wata Mafia Gon Do Remix, Hash One's Mokhino Man comes at you with his first official single...

#UnderdogDay: @TheBoiThirty - Fresh Off The Jet

The Boi Thirtyfist has me feeling brand new. Agh, this beat is such a soundtrack for my (imaginary) jetsetting life. You can tell he's based in the Be...

#UnderdogDay: @Tsetela_Moloi - MXLXI

Qwa Qwa's Vice is trapping to his surname. What a G! At first I thought he was alluding to something else till I listened closer to hear the praise in...

#UnderdogDay: @Zetmanrsa - Ndifunukurepha

There's something about Xhosa rappers. Zetman, from Queenstown, has that vibe too. He just wants to rap and he'll give you smash hits only 'cause we'r...

#UnderdogDay: @BartenderNovA - Extra

This grungy production by L-Kryptic houses NovA's Extra, an intro to his Extra EP where he goes into the distance in the song to recollect memories of...

#UnderdogDay: @FlamezGetEm - Feeling Good

I wish we could all wake up in the morning and write tracks in expression of our good moods. We'll live vicariously through Flamez Get Em who'll lead ...

#UnderdogDay: @Nduxie007 - Moves

Future lawyer and musician, Nduxie, mashes up influences of hip hop and RnB on Moves. Nduxie's got a very hypnotic voice and Moves is a power flex on ...

#UnderdogDay: @TinoMgazi ft Nu-Tek - Dear Franz Fanon

Tino Mgazi pays ode to the revolutionary Frantz Fanon with a letter, Dear Franz Fanon alongside Nu-Tek. The maturity of the writing on this track warm...

#UnderdogDay: @chris_snakes - $picey

Durban's Chris Snakes comes in guns blazing against this minimalistic beat which highlights his creativity and his energy more than anything. His flow...

#UnderdogDay: @TopAz_RSA ft DLP - Tim Fade

Taken off the Paradigm Shift EP, TopAz is mellow on Tim Fade as he blues out reflections of his imperfections. But it's not all left in self evaluatio...

#UnderdogDay: @LebakaSa - Alcohol (Brin' Ol School Back)

Lebaka comes through with some old school influence on Alcohol. The production is very menacing and the flows are hella confident. For an alcoholic jo...

Music: @JSKXXVI - Know Your Circle

"Tell all my n!%as the mission's a go" - the boy's track sounding hella futuristic. We bring you JSK's Know Your Circle and I keep asking myself what ...

Red Couch: @Nveigh Talks SA Hip Hop Sound, Awards x New Musi...

In part 2 of our sit down with N'veigh we talk about what he rates in the game right now. What we can definitely agree on is how people have taken mus...

Behind The Bars: @BigStar_Live Decodes #Just2Flex

Seeing as the season has come to a close, we got the Vuzu Hustle alumni, Big Star, to decode his verse on Just 2 Flex, the show's theme song, 'cause t...

Music: @DJZAIMAYA ft @TLTamazing x @makwa6eats - Keep It On ...

The First Lady of Thumaka Music, DJ Zai Maya, is back with a new single Keep It On The Low and she's rolling with Rap Lyf's TLT and Makwa Beats for th...

#BalconyInterview: @CassperNyovest On Jo'burg Living x Const...

We finally get to sit down with Cassper on the Balcony and we track back to when he first came to Jo'burg, how he lived and got by as he attempted to ...

Music Video: @iamjoshuatheiam - No Return

Although the boy didn't end up winning the second season of #VuzuHustle, he definitely is on a whole new hustle. Joshua brings you the visuals for a s...

Music: @rmean - All Eyez On You

Armenian king, R-Mean adds to the celebratory mood at present with the biopic of Tupac Shakur having dropped on his birthday (June 16th). All Eyez On ...

Music Video: @Rouge_Rapper - No Strings

What was meant to be an attempt at romantic advances ended up in a sweet riot by Rouge and the girls. Poor guy! I can't stop laughing. The visual fo...

Music Video: @TTGO17 ft @thrillermaster - Mfana Pitori

You just gotta love people from Pretoria man, those people rep their city and have so much pride in coming from there. We give you TTGO's music video ...

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@FlexRabanyan - #RabaYeezy

First thing's first, we would like to congratulate the winner of #VuzuHustle season 2, Flex Rabanyan. We saw the finale come to a stand still when Fle...

Music: @DizzyMonks ft Lungelo - All White Party

TDK (Them Dizzy Kids) formed by Top Dogg and NawtyRyma of Dizzy Monks Records team up with Lungelo for the hella banging All White Party. The track is...

Music: @DJPHATPRO - Don't Go Home

Words that every hustler can relate to. We will not surrender, not retreat nor go back home till we have something to show for all this madness we cal...

Red Couch: @Nveigh On Depression, New Cap City Talent x Bein...

I love this conversation with N'veigh because it brings us closer into his world by taking us through his motions in the music, particularly going thr...

#Lobola Music Video By @Gigi_Lamayne ft @Marazamc Debuts Thi...

Gigi Lamayne caused a massive stir with her getting married stunt for the drop of her new single, Lobola featuring Maraza. The song is now available f...

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Top 5 Streams & Downloads @Rikyrickworld @siya_shezi @reece_...

GET THIS! A-Reece returns to the chart this week with Feelings and it's no longer just about the music video he dropped but also the fact that Riky Ri...

Music x Music Video: @KidTini ft @lisa_mbali - Bekezela / #N...

The new anthem has arrived and it's a word of resilience and courage from the New School Bully, Kid Tini. Bekezela sees Kid Tini slow it down with Lis...

Music: @xSipping ft @caldohits x @BergieFreshest x @augustda...

There are monsters we are constantly going head on with on a daily basis, the monsters under our beds and in our closets. I'm talking about the monste...

Watch: @L_Tido Previews #Thixo Music Video

The visuals for Tido's Thixo are dropping sooner rather than later. The track has been making a noise on the socials since it dropped and the video wi...

Most Popular Content Last Week @Rikyrickworld @CassperNyoves...

New week, new... (I ran out of cliche sayings to finish my sentence). We get into the Most Popular Content from last week and it's a whole new slate w...

Music: @LemapiEnt ft @leboywonda - Jealousy

This track sounds pretty cool, won't lie. Don't know about the last guy throwing jabs at Khuli but okay, it's music right? The beat reminds me of the ...

#FBPostOfTheWeek The Coolest SA Hip Hop Dad In 2017 #Fathers...

We celebrated Father's Day yesterday and to join in on the celebrations, we asked the Onlifers to let us know who they thought were the coolest SA Hip...

Tracks You Should Hear: @Marazamc - Black Skin (Pick And Pay...

Inspired by living in black skin for the past 28 years, a seemingly heavy burden to bear, Maraza dropped Black Skin (Pick And Pay The Price) on Youth ...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @KhuliChana @Shane_Eagl...

#Gcwala Week ????????⚡️????????????????????????— ZULUBASSKING ???????? (@Breeze_SA) June 18, 2017 KING KOTINI X DON KHULIANO ✈️ off to Paris!!...

Music Video: @CassperNyovest ft Tshepo Tshola - Superman

On a whole Youth Day Cassper Nyovest dropped Superman featuring Tshepo Tshola. The video takes a simplistic green screen approach with some of his ind...

Music Video: @GoldStandardDJz ft @SeanPages x @CarvoCardo - ...

It's a party in the Gold Standard DJz crib as they pour up with Roxx On Vodka. Sean Pages and Cardo are part of the social committee and it's all hand...

Music: @AyZee031 - The Statement

You better put some respek on female rappers' names yo! Durban hun Ayzee gives you her latest single titled The Statement and spazzes on the entire tr...

Music: @MbauReloaded ft @Iam_ajapple @XTHA_RAPPER - Porsche

Khanyi Mbau is parked really well outside and it's a crime if you walked into this post and didn't notice the dime outside! Porsche is a laid back fle...

New Music From @Nasty_CSA Loading Says @Mabala_Noise

Put it all in the music where the the source of it all is. Nasty C just dropped the emotive motion picture for his song UOK dedicated to his late moth...

Music Video: @ShabZiMadallion - Views

Finally we get to see the visuals for ShabZi's Views, pun intended. The single was dropped late last year and after the boy dropped the trailer yester...

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@MXsouthafrica - Committed To The Vision EP

The boy MX finally drops off Committed To The Vision EP and it's all guns blazing on this piece. You immediately hear his determination with the intro...

Music: @K_Zaka_ ft @Gobi_Beast x @LunaFlorentino_ - Spaceshi...

It's K-Zaka bathong and he's the pilot astronaut on our Spaceship. We're flying with Gobi Beast and Luna Florentino as well. The fellas are trapping o...

Are We Getting A Video For @DjSwitchSA #4Ways ?

We think hell yes! Or at least we hope so. Let me put you onto why the likelihood is strong. DJ Switch posted 3 #4Ways artworks of himself, Da L.E.S ...

#UnderdogDay: @BlaqZiccoTheNxt - Benga

I'm totally feeling talents from Bloem, they have the coolest of demeanour and they are dripping with undeniable finesse. Exhibit A: BlaqZicco! What a...

#UnderdogDay: @ZikodeSA - Thank You. I Got It From Here

Mpumalanga's Zikode is all set to tackle the world now. Shout out to his mother for holding him down and passing on the writing skill to the homie. Th...

#UnderdogDay: @MTHO_M ft @rajah_weird x @eNVee - Freedom

Why, yes please? Mtho gets it, and immaculately so given that he was born at the crux of our country's Freedom. This song speaks so much volume of his...

#UnderdogDay: @OfficialPyroRSA - I Don't See

Dundee's (KZN) multitalented Pyro is all John Cena on yo'll. I Don't See is a proclamation of "no competition" in his zone as he's going about getting...

Inside @DJMilkshake 22 Hour Walk For Rustenburg Learners #Sh...

DJ Milkshake is walking 120 kilometers from Diepkloof, Soweto to Tlhabane, Rustenburg in the aim to raise awareness and funds for rural learners in hi...

#UnderdogDay: @TheREAL_Mankind ft @PalmTree_Hook - Iso Liwel...

Here's someone that my heart can draw closer to. His premise with music is that he needs to affect people positively based off the irresponsible role ...

#UnderdogDay: @AyaKingSisusa - Pressure

Okay, this man is quite lethal with the spit game! Cape Town's Ayanda King Sisusa is going OFF for a solid 3 minutes and 50 seconds as he almost speed...

New Single From @Nadia_nakai Loading

The last time we spoke to Lady Bragga, she said she's been cooking up so much music in the stu and was prepping to drop an EP before she releases an a...

#UnderdogDay: @SeransaSimon ft @Teq_Problem_016 - King Thing

It's a matter of royalty and you might never fathom if you are nowhere near such ranks in the scale of things. Super and Teq are moving like kings in ...

#UnderdogDay: @CozmikSA ft @OhGooch - Temptations

Tales of the back and forth that goes on in the conscience of a young man in the limelight. Temptations is more like a silent diary entry by Cozmik wh...

Pre-Order @KidTini New Single #Bekezela Dropping On Friday

You gon' feel the wrath of the New School Bully okay? Kid Tini's only just getting started. Over a year after creeping up on the industry with his f...

Watch: @ShabZiMadallion - VIEWS Trailer

ShabZi Madallion revisits his 2016 drop VIEWS for a visual treatment and it's looking rather lavish. The aspirational track takes life with some of th...

#UnderdogDay: @Pya_sa - Madlamin

The duo PYA channels mam' Yvonne Chaka Chaka's iconic Umqombothi for their trap fused Madlamin. The fellas are in a party mood but you can tell from t...

#UnderdogDay: @scatterbrains96 - Time For A Change

“You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change.” This is precisely the motivation for this join...

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@cidomooisa ft @ReasonHD - Trap Machine

This here is the collaboration track between Jagermeister's Back The Artist star, Cido Mooi, and Reason titled Trap Machine. The track is super pacy a...

Music: T'do Minato - LastNote

T'do Minato is back! It's been quite the minute since we heard from T'do who used to be under the guidance of the OG's Slikour and Smega (Shugasmakx) ...

Upcoming Artist @BYLWANSTA To Rep SA In @popkulturberlin Nac...

Yes, yes, yes! The internet has come through for us once again and this time it's for another international trip to Berlin, Germany for the music indu...

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@rikyrickworld - Feelings Freestyle (@reece_youngking Cover)

Now look what happens when you put so much work into your craft that even the OGs recognise and wanna go ahead and try freestyle on your track. This i...

Music: @Mchangan - Work (No Trippin I'm Trappin)

I did not expect this track to be so viby, it's actually quite catchy. Mchangan brings you his single titled Work (No Trippin I'm Trappin) and he spea...

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@siya_shezi ft Makhafula Vilakazi - Enough

Siya Shezi is adding his voice to the men that stand up and say, "Not In My Name" against women abuse and most especially violence against women. Enou...

Top 5 Streams & Downloads: @ChadDaDon @Laylizzy @Shane_Eagle...

This is gonna be tricky! New week, new chart! SORT OF... Chad Da Don shoots to #1 after being on the chart for 3 weeks, but here's the twist; it's wi...

Most Popular Content @Marazamc @AKAworldwide @reece_youngkin...

We got an all new list of popular stories from last week today and the biggest one was Maraza's racial encounter at Pick N Pay in Killarney to which t...

Listen: @TweezyZA Drops 3 New Tracks x A Snippet Off #TTPID

I need to articulate the situation for you to correctly grasp the detail alright? Last night after his regular #AskTweezy run on Twitter, Tweezy promi...

Music Video: @ginger_trill ft @simmysimmynya x @SummertimeCA...

This is for all the believers in the Gvng-gvng! Ginger Trill shares the visual for his latest highlight off the Gvng Tapes titled Forrest Guap featuri...

On The Ground: @Gigi_LaMayne On The Fake Bae, Her Instagram ...

The way Gigi had us all good with her pending marriage, it's unbelievable the intensity of "planning" that was going into this wedding. How many of yo...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @SHOWtibzLOVE @PdotO_SA...

#WeLivingGood #Thuto pic.twitter.com/Ns8PvczZlg— Abuti Fill Up (@CassperNyovest) June 10, 2017 Get your sack up & stop worrying about how that...

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@Nasty_CSA - UOK

Nasty drops the video for UOK with a special message from his father at the end. I like the approach of the video giving a feeling of loneliness and t...

Spotlight On #Dlala With @FlexRabanyan

He had the whole office singing, "Dlala, dlala Rabanyan'a..." by the time he was done recording. Don't act like you won't be susceptible to that eithe...

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@Manu_WorldStar @LunaFlorentino_ @DEEXCLSV @Tony_xSA - We Up

After releasing their EP Pissed Off The Neighbours, the boys from Punchline Music bring you the visuals for the first single off of the EP titled We U...

Cop @KidTini Full #NewSchoolBully Track Today

I wish a n!*ga would! It's already havoc and this is only Kid Tini's first track under his new found home, Ambitiouz Entertainment. Are you hearing th...

On The Ground: @rikyrickworld Explains #WholeThing Verse x D...

Phew! I cannot begin to emphasise the importance of this conversation. Not enough space to reiterate these lessons with you. We're actually so privile...

On The Ground: @Manu_Worldstar On Being Relentless x Hustlin...

We catch up with Manu Worldstar, someone familiar to the SOL platform 'cause he's just that guy that never lets up. He explains his mentality when com...

Listen: @INPHASeDJ - I Do It For SA Hip Hop @CassperNyovest ...

We got a Riky Rick appreciation mix and so why should we leave it there? As a matter of fact, the whole of June-and-some will see us pay tribute to ou...

Supa Mega @AKAworldwide Parts Ways With Vth Season For Good

For over five years Kiernan "AKA" Forbes has been a dominant force in the music industry as well as pop culture, within South Africa and beyond our bo...

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@jimmywizmusic ft @JayClaud3 x @ThaboRametsi - White Suprema...

“Black man, woman… You are Kings and Queens! You’re ain't inferior to none, claim what’s yours! This world is yours ‘cause you built it.” Demmit! I...

Music: @One_Take_One ft @ShabZiMadallion - Tell Em

I think it's just so dope when youngins put one another on, we need this type of love in the game man. So the boy Shaman comes with his first ever sin...

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@rashid_kay ft @Blaklez x @Big_Zulu_ - Bring Back Our Land

A powerful notion and continuous dialogue is embodied in this here power anthem by Rashid. He calls on the Rap Steve Biko and Big Zulu to accompany hi...

On The Ground: @FlexRabanyan Talks #VuzuHustle x What To Exp...

We just saw him in our throwback Top 12 Vuzu Hustle season 2 cypher and now we chat to him about his music approach and what we should expect from him...

On The Ground: @rikyrickworld On The Flashy Life x His Bigge...

Let them with ears understand! Riky Rick is all the way preaching in this sit down and because it's been such a while since we caught up with him, the...

Music: @Driemanskap - Qhuu Saaa! #DMSKPMW

Attention all diehard Driemanskap soldiers, you are now entering a new time in their chapter where they'll be sharing music more frequently. Particula...

On The Ground: #UnderDogDay Winner @SeanWinterSA Explains Hi...

I love talking to the underdog winners 'cause I learn so much from their ambitions and approaches they take with their careers. We can definitely all ...

Get Ready For @GeminiMajor #Bando Music Video

Gemini Major just shot the visuals for his latest single Bando this past weekend with the squad, Emtee and Frank Casino, and he says it's on the way. ...

Music: @TheOnlyNeo ft @tumeloabcrazy - Energy

Australian based Neo Pitso does another song with AB Crazy and this time it's all about Energy. The fellas are the entire power force on this track. T...

#UnderdogDay: @theofficialpriz - Reflection

Prizz is looking within in order to look without on his joint Reflection. He layers the metaphor of Reflection with this track as he takes it from vie...

Watch: @Nasty_CSA UOK Trailer Dedicated To His Mother #Velis...

I don't know how Nasty does it. Being so "together" through such a painful thing. Naturally things are not always as they seem to the outsider but we ...

Music: @PhilaBoi_K - You Are The One

In the beginning the track sounds like a church song but then the beat drops and Phila spills some bars on a sick beat produced by KenKen KillT It. Th...

#UnderdogDay: @iamTONYbitss ft Sandy Murks - The Pop Song

Soshanguve's Tony is feeling good on The Pop Song as he and Sandy Murks are in a party mood. Shots on a Wednesday? Maybe not, but we definitely want t...

#UnderdogDay: @RealMtsSA ft Black Messaya - Lit

We have ourselves a lituation courtesy of MTS Beatz and Black Messaya on here. MTS Beatz is pioneering what he calls the "Turnup Sghub" sound out in K...

#UnderdogDay: @Lunar_Donking ft @Darne_M - PaperChase

The West Rand meets Cap City on PaperChase as Lunar Donking and Darne collide. The track is smooth and quite movie soundtrack like. The hook is manned...

#BalconyInterview: @ShabZiMadallion Talks Honing A Personal ...

I swear this is the first time I've seen Slikour so playful in his freestyles. That's when you know that ShabZi is the real deal. He bounces back at t...

#UnderdogDay: @VenomRaps - Cooking

I though the instruction was if you can't stand the heat, leave the kitchen but I must agree with VenomRaps that if at all you're not Cooking then you...

Music Video: @MaEzeeDoesIt ft @Maggz100 - Kanjalo

Finally we get the official video for Kanjalo by the main Ghanda Ghanda himself featuring Maggz Ma-Double. The track has been causing noise on social ...

#UnderdogDay: @Vanity_Of_Man - Coffee & Cigarettes

My soul is prancing at the amount of soul packed in this here piece. Vanity Of Man highlights Coffee & Cigarettes taken off his joint 4 track EP The A...

#UnderdogDay: @GK_015 - Let The World Know

Gk does music for the whole world and he wants it it to listen. Let The World Know is haunted with a spirit of hope and ambition. It's a feel good tun...

#UnderdogDay: @De_Sadist - Savage

Yeyi! This man is not about your life okay? "Spoon you for what? Cuddle for who?" You already know not to knock on his door this winter, he's a Sava...

#UnderdogDay: @Venom93sa - Get It Right

Mr Get It Right, Venom93, has been about his hustle tryna refine it to the best of his ability. When you see him shining, just know that it didn't com...

Music: @LoustaSimone - Love Stylez (Reloaded)

Really loving how young cats are incorporating Jazz elements into their music, they do it quite well even. Lousta brings you Love Stylez off of his ta...

Music Video: @AliThatDude - AeonFlux

Now here's a modern day version of Eamon's legendary I Don't Want You Back (actually titled F%!k It) for ya. We give you the video for Ali's single, A...

Music: @Mo_Artwell ft @_Hopemasta x @espiquet x Krypto - Al...

I like the way they looped Neyo's Part Of The List in the beat, don't know how they did that but it's pretty cool. Mo features fellow cats on the come...

#BalconyInterview: @ShabziMadallion Weighs In On #VuzuHustle...

We sat down with Shabzi Madallion to get to know him better but because tis' the time, we asked his thoughts about the current season of Vuzu Hustle. ...

Music Video: @PiqueroElvato - Young And Naive

Don't you sometimes catch yourself thinking back to the nonsense you got yourself into when you were younger? Elvato gives us the visuals for his Youn...

Watch: @tumeloabcrazy Previews @DeckBurna New Single #Drank

At first I was tryna figure out what the song will sound like having heard only the hook on the timeline. Then I did some more investigative diving an...

Music: @Nuhtkayz - Soldier On

What do you do when life humbles you to a point where you just wanna stay down and give up on everything? You Soldier On. Nuhtkayz has an EP out and t...

Music: @Danny_Boy_043 - Run That

Danny Boy and his producer 911 Towerz upped and left East London in pursuit of their collective music dream and as you can hear, their hope is not del...

Watch: @reece_youngking Presents The Oh Well Touche Mindset ...

The young king is opening up more and more, much to our delight. Shortly after dropping his immaculate new visual for Feelings featuring Flame, he sha...

Music: @OfficialOhmz ft @Trasshy_Riiich - I Do

Youngins have been dropping some quality tracks as of late and this track right here is definitely one of them. Ohmz gives us his latest single titled...

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@ChadDaDon ft @only1cello x @WreckingCrew_ZA - Money And The...

Chad gives us his highly anticipated single Money And The Power featuring Cello and the The Wrecking Crew. The track has been trending on Twitter for ...

#Mayo By @DJSPEEDSTA ft @YungSwissPgp @Real_Tellaman @Shane_...

DJ Speedsta's smash hit and one of the biggest songs of 2016, Mayo, just got certified gold. It's no secret that the impact of the single was massive ...

Spotlight On #Sefolosha With @StiloMagolide_

The tropics are living through our newest addition to content you can become accustomed to here on SOL. The Spotlight ladies and gentlemen will bring ...

Music: @Saudi_rsa - Msotra Man

Ambitiouz Entertainment issued a whirlwind of music for this weekend. Shu! The brand new Saudi is thuggy as hell and you can't help but vibe to his fl...

Music Video: @ScoobyNero ft @MizDee_Lu @Marazamc @tumeloabcr...

It's finally out and it was well worth the wait, no lie. ScoobyNero huddles up with his fire squad MizDee, Maraza, AB Crazy and Gigi Lamayne for the d...

Music Video: @reece_youngking ft @LaFlameSA - Feelings

An emotional display herein by the boy doing things. His latest visual for Feelings featuring Flame is his first since parting ways with his record la...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @iam_ph @PdotO_SA @Gigi...

By the end of the year I will do a verse in Zulu ????????????????????— #NewEraSession (@Rouge_Rapper) June 2, 2017 Hard part bout working on a...

#FBPostOfTheWeek Is Beef Still Relevant In The Game Right No...

We've seen our fair share of some wild beefs in our parts of the world before and they have spawned some entertaining tweets and tracks in the process...

Top 5 Streams & Downloads @illChapter @Nveigh @Shane_Eagle @...

Well, what do we have here? illChapter, a newcomer to the scene is back on the chart and he shoots up to #1! Yikes! We got a new entry in N'veigh's la...

Most Popular Content Last Week @Rikyrickworld @PunchlineAudi...

It's yet another week and the stories that caught most of your attention last week are quite uncanny. Boss Zonke's Scooby Snacks are still trending at...

Music Video: @NeoRSA_ - No Pressure

The long awaited visual for Neo's No Pressure is finally here. We see him vibe in an abandoned building and location accompanied by his label mates an...

Tracks You Should Hear: @EmteeSA - Corner Store

The streets went amok with pictures of two goats soon as Corner Store dropped. Emtee done did it again. So has Tweezy! Not too long since we got the t...

Watch: @JRafrika #FeelGoodLiveSessions ft @KwestaDaKAR x @Th...

What a beautiful gathering it is when music takes precedence and artistry is shining brighter than this scenic sunset on JR's balcony. Kwesta, who jus...

Listen: @INPHASeDJ - I Do It For SA Hip Hop @rikyrickworld A...

It's Boss Zonke day according to INPHASe DJ. The next mix in his catalogue is dedicated to the charismatic light that Rambo Riky. Last week we saw him...

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@MadOnDoughZA ft Danger x @LvovoSA - Intombi Zabo

I won't even lie, after playing this about over 10 times I found myself mumbling, "sizoba dlel' intombi zabo". It's hard not to. Mad On Dough link wit...

Watch: @ginger_trill - Nobody (The Promised Land Viral)

The Don, Trilly, drops off a viral visual for his smash interlude, Nobody. First it was Stogie T's Verse of the Month, then he broke it down for us an...

Music Video: @iCUmusic ft @lebolukewarm - Milano

What a raucous video! But I've also never seen such sophisticated chaos in my life either. ICU finally unleash the party that is Milano in pictorial f...

Music Video: @beatbangaz x @YoungstaCpt - Bokaap

Aaaye! The Beat Bangaz just dropped the visuals for the new street anthem titled Bokaap featuring Kaapstaad Moses himself. The track is the first offi...

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@MarcWorldWide ft @SeanPages @ScoobyNero @DjZanD @Manu_World...

What a vibe, and you're invited! Marc is hanging out with the boys as they turn up finesse style not tryna be in no drama. Manu done smashed that hook...

Music Video: @ShabZiMadallion ft @jimmywizmusic @One_Take_On...

First of all, OUCH! This track gets more personal in visual form. Yea, I heard it the first time around but I was more taken by the fact that these fe...

On The Ground: @Big_Zulu_ Talks Respect In The Culture x Dur...

We catch up with Big Zulu, one of SABC 1's One Mic battle show judges to talk about the rise of Durban talent as well as his choice to express himself...

#TBT To When @AKAworldwide @KidXSA & @Zingah_LOTJ Did Schemi...

It's Thursday right? Let's track back to 5 years ago when the SA Hip Hop scene was buzzing with potential for a massive take over and not even we coul...

Listen: @BlayzeEnt ft @AKAworldwide - #GetTheBag Tease With ...

It's not nearly enough but it will suffice! Blayze is itching with this new joint and subsequently so are we. First of all, he just shared a renewed a...

On The Ground: #OneMic @Official_SABC1 Cypher ft @killabrain...

It's One Mic day today and we just wanna kick it off with a bar fest courtesy of judges Big Zulu and PRO, ignited by Dj Sbo of Ukhozi FM featuring Kil...

New Music From @ChadDaDon ft @WreckingCrew_ZA x Cello Arrive...

Chad wasn't playing when he said that he was told to rest but he's not having none o' that 'cause he's got tracks to lace. It's evident with this. He ...

Tracks You Should Hear: @YungSwissPgp - For The Nation x Don...

Aren't we just so loved? Young Swiss decides to share two new tracks with us as a token of his appreciation for the love and support he's been getting...

Listen: Best Of May Tracks Dropped On SOL

It's that time of the month again where we conglomerate a list of the tracks we dropped this past month on Slikouronlife. This also begins the road t...

#BalconyInterview: @ChadDaDon @YoungstaCpt Talk "Push Throug...

We talk to Chad Da Don about him being mentioned by Cassper Nyovest on Push Through The Pain in part 2 of our conversation with him and Youngsta. We c...

On The Ground: @Sliqe Talks Lending A Hand To Upcoming Artis...

It's not often that we see some young and happening artists contribute positively towards the journeys of those coming after them. DJ Sliqe and Tweezy...

Watch: @YungSwissPgp ft @MrCashtime - Jungle Behind The Scen...

After what felt like forever, we finally got the long-awaited visuals for Yung Swiss' single Jungle featuring none other than the Cashtime boss, K.O. ...

Music: @2LeeStark - Off Boyz (The @ProGIsTheName Remix)

Reporting live from the building: Pro-G comes through with the Off Boyz remix which kinda twists the joint into a deeper grunge. The original is more ...

#UnderdogDay: @TheKidFarx - Beast Mode

Young Farx is ready to step out into the music spotlight and he introduces himself in Beast Mode. He never even considered a Chill Mode or Intro Mode,...

Music: @GiraDaGawd - Coco Butter

Off of his upcoming EP titled Songs For Her (wonder if it's only love songs) set to drop later this year, Gira gives us the first single called Coco B...

Music: @PartTimeCooks ft @wellwellwells - Obey

"It's them boys, true original, so one hundred flow." The fellas from Part Time Cooks are back with another banger for the streets, an anthem titled ...

Music: @lennox_best - Popping

Took me a while to actually realise that Lennox switched up lingos in some parts of the track and rapped in Tswana, these youngins have this twang dow...

Music: @HueChasingMagic ft @TheKidFarx - Bitter

When you glo up and your ex tries to holler at you on some "hey stranger", of course you gotta get Bitter and channel your inner savage. Huey features...

Music: @This_Is_Kk ft @JSKXXVI x @SaadiqAliM - We On

What the hell has gotten into youngins these days? Everyone is busy spitting mad bars lately and I honestly cannot get enough of the heat. The boy KK ...

Music: @Ephraim_DOA - Pretend

Seems like ladies will never get a break regarding using make-up and for those who can afford it, plastic surgery. Guys will go on about you creating ...

#UnderdogDay: @HouseOtc - F* Your Feelings

Insufficient balance alert. No F%*s are available around these here parts where Chan Wicked-Eyes exists. The dreamy sounding track is a mind twist 'ca...

Music: @OtarelWorld ft @AnnalyzerMuziq - Intokazi Enomlilo

Female rappers will bite your head off for real. These ladies went in on this track and I really am unable to can, they brought all the fire in the fo...

#UnderdogDay: @TheReal_Skizzy - Soda

"I walk in the building, the WiFi connect..." Ishuuuuuu! Skillz is all the confidence on Soda with his deep voice and finesse crip-walking all over ...

#UnderdogDay: @GLMNationSA - You Excite Me

PMB blesses us with this fresh sounding trio by the monicker, GLM Nation, and they waste no time at going for your heart with You Excite Me. A rather ...

Music: @tsanobodyelse - Chris

Sounds like an instrumental in the beginning but TSA soon drops the intro, blessing this mellow beat with a catchy hook and dope lyrics sounding like ...

#BalconyInterview: @ChadDaDon x @YoungstaCpt Break Down The ...

Firstly, thank not only music gods for sparing Chad's life in that accident but also the higher heavens too. That said, Chad takes us through the acci...

Lookout For The New @BlayzeEnt ft @AKAworldwide - #GetTheBag...

I think I remember Blayze speak of this collabo. Ishuuuu! The time approaches when two musical geniuses will mash into one canvas and the piece is tit...

Music: @StarGazeVillage ft @cxlxb_xx - Versace Shades

This life thing always seems better when you have a lot of money right? Well at least that's what season 2 #VuzuHustle contestant VodkaShotsAndCake (y...

Music: @Monexusbeats - King Magazine

Some nostalgic music to get you going, I'm definitely loving this track. Monexus' King Magazine talks about a beautiful, curvy lady like in the movies...

On The Ground: @PROMkhize On SA Hip Hop Today Being A Dream ...

We caught up with the legendary mic holder (well, another one) PRO to talk about SABC 1's One Mic battle show which he's part of and we end up seeing ...

Tracks You Should Hear: @leboywonda ft @Zoocci_CokeDope - FR...

A stark realisation that things don't stay the same, that people change and that situations shift around is encapsulated in FRVR. But there's a twist,...

On The Ground: @TweezyZA Talks #OneMic Being A Plug x Album ...

We got a chance to hang out and chat with the hit-maker and creator, Tweezy who gave us a brief breakdown of what the new SABC1 show One Mic is all ab...

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@Manu_WorldStar @LunaFlorentino_ @DEEXCLSV @Tony_xSA - Pisse...

The boys from Punchline Music drop their EP titled Pissed off The Neighbours and you know we obviously got the exclusive because we're the plug. The n...

Music: @Richboi_II ft @ShabZiMadallion x @_BlaQlist x M-Eezy...

Up and coming DJ and producer, Richboi, comes with a track featuring Blaqlist, M-Eezy and Shabzi Madallion called Money Dance and my first thought whe...

Music: @Humphrxy - Phrxy Drugs

Now, when I played this track I of course thought it was dope, but that completely leveled up once I understood what Humphry was really saying in the ...

Onlifer's Review: @RiccoLuty – Time Lapse By @Freed_Davids

Extended plays seem to be the best way to get your music out there, almost everyone has one these days but I am not complaining. In the rapid paced wo...

Music Video: @Hobonoid ft @Real_Tellaman - Hey Girl

What a breezy video, and quite literally so as clothes and hair are flying in the soft wind making me miss summer to the depths of my heart. Hobonoid...

Music: @coseye1 - Note To Self

Note To Self: Go big or go home. Cos Eye gives us a banger, quite inspirational even. The track is a motivational message to whoever listens to it. He...

Music: @Alfr016 @LXaire - Pray For Me

FUEGO! Darsunni is a duo of youngins, Alpha and Larry, on the come up and they're quite talented. This is the first track I hear from them and am very...

On The Ground: @Chabstar1 (Marketing Manager Of TV Channels)...

Seeing that One Mic is a battle show, we asked the Marketing Manager of TV Channels at SABC, Dichaba Phalatse, how they managed the explicit rhymes on...

Top 5 Streams & Downloads @Rikyrickworld @BigStar_Live @Shan...

It's a new week and the chart has shifted slightly. DJ Vigi is taking a break (I suspect he'll be back on the chart again soon). Big Star moves down f...

Music: @jessereignz - Unworthy

We are Unworthy of the greatness that is this track by the boy Jesse. The track dropped just a few days ago and the youngin has a lot to say regarding...

Watch: UK Guys @UbunifuSpace React To @okmalumkoolkat ft Ama...

The Gqom wave has long hit the shores of the UK but this time around, the party is at the Ubunifu Space where our regular UK plug is reacting to Malum...

Most Popular Content @Rikyrickworld @AKAworldwide @ANATII @C...

As we refresh the page for a new week, so is the count of the Most Popular stories from last week. An all new list of stories with the biggest being R...

On The Ground: @Sbo_Fokol On His Role At #OneMic @Official_S...

We caught up with Ukhozi FM's DJ Sbo, who is the official DJ for SABC 1's new rap battle show One Mic. With his experience in hip hop, he was asked to...

Music: @KINGNEXDOOR - One Hell Of A Night

You know when you've experienced the most one night and you just wanna tell someone because it was that lit? This is that type of situation with KND. ...

#FBPostOfTheWeek Was Hip Hop Well Represented At #SAMA23 ?

An eventful weekend it was for the music industry having it been the 23rd Annual South African Music Awards (SAMAs) in North West. I saw a tweet that ...

Music Video: @FlexBoogie ft @EmteeSA - Gotta Get Up

Hunter's #StartSomething scouted prince, Flex Boogie, finally has visuals for his anticipated collaboration with Emtee. The process of recording the t...

Music: @kidplatto - Boom Box Park

Ooooh weee! It's so dope having a youngin on the come up reference and draw inspiration from OGs, especially when those OGs are none other than the la...

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@Nveigh - Bangel' Umsindo

We get new heat from one of the coolest rappers right now. The new N'veigh is example of his ghetto fabulous with that hardcore, "Ska jumpisa" vibe to...

#SAMA23 @KwestaDaKAR Leads The Winning Pack

What a glorious weekend for SA Hip Hop, and maybe even for justice in the music scope as a whole. Leading up to the SAMAs we saw that people were skep...

Music: @OhGooch ft @LEOTheOne_SA x @T_Auraurian - Round

Some intimate music to warm you up this winter. Gooch gives us a very sensual track titled Round featuring fellow cats on the come up; vocalists Leo a...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @Nadia_nakai @CassperNy...

Dear Fada Gott, I just have ONE prayer for #SAMA23: Please let this be the year of @KwestaDaKAR!!! Ameni. ????????— Hulisani Ravele (@HulisaniRa...

New Single By @Nveigh #BangelUmsindo Drops Next Week Monday

We're here for the news that N'veigh's got a new single coming out. But even more so that things are moving really fast paced right now. First, the ar...

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@DjDimplez ft @Iceprincezamani @RoyalEmpire_Jhb @ReasonHD - ...

Excuse the French. You better cav' the situation here 'cause Dimplez just dropped the visuals for his fire single FUYD with the youngin Royal Empire a...

Watch: @ICUmusic - Milano Music Video Teaser

After what felt like years of waiting, the guys from iCU are finally dropping a music video for their single with Lebo Lukewarm, Milano. The track is ...

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@Brandon_Blvd ft @AewonWolf @AndyTylo @doublecup_rsa - Born ...

All men are born equal, but some are more equal than others. Or so the saying goes... Brandon BLVD and crew were Born Lit darling! They were born w...

#UnderdogDay: @StanycNMZ - The Wave

How about this? Ishu! Stanyc is way ahead of you guys missing The Wave. How you gon' connect with him if you're not on The Wave though? The well tra...

Music: @Mz_Louis_Layne - 9 To 5

Mz Louis Layne is all the fierce on 9 To 5 as she asserts her position on breaking the mould of robotic societal expectations. She wants to be her own...

Music: @DjEskaySa ft @KayGeeDaKing - Pull Up

DJ Eskay and KayGee are traveling in space with some afrodab flavour. Pull Up is DJ Eskay's second single since he decided to take on a new challenge ...

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@GoldenBlack_Ent - BS Hit The Fan

Introducing the newest trio under the Free World Music banner, Golden Black, with their debut single BS Hit The Fan. I like how each man sounds differ...

Music: @KingSweetkid - Bob Marley

We got yet another #SugarThursday installment from King Sweetkid yesterday who stays on the ball with the delivery. Bare in mind that his EP is loadin...

Tracks You Should Hear: @KhuliChana ft @ShareenMoabi x @Deej...

U ta twa itlekeke! Did someone say "Africa Day"? I'll grab that torch real quick and spread this fire across our splendid Mama Africa. Tlekeke is a co...

Music: @Teq_Problem_016 - Mathata Fela

This boy is about to be a Problem with this track, otla ka Mathata Fela for real - pun intended. Teq dropped this as a single from his The Decoy EP an...

Watch: Glimpses Of @2freshLES @ItsYangaChief @GeminiMajor @D...

The level of music lifestyle documentary in SA Hip Hop right now is formidable. From the growing quality of our music videos to the increased level of...

Tracks You Should Hear: @The_Verb101 - T.R.O (The Right One)

After releasing his debut album, The Speakeasi, The Verb dropped a single from the album titled The Right One. Initially the album dropped as an EP bu...

New Music From @PdotO_SA x @ReasonHD Soon Come

Stop what you're doing and internalise the eureka that this moment is okay? A whole PdotO and Reason will be on one track. I know we heard them on Bla...

Music: @BergieFreshest ft @fash_ngobese - Issa Vibe Ting

Bergei Fresh and Fash are securing the bag as they celebrate a new relationship with Kappa through Issa Vibe Ting. The low buzzing, blaring production...

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@illChapter ft @Nasty_CSA - Errday

The motto around these parts is to not do it if it doesn't make us rich! illChapter is hanging out with Nasty C on Errday, which is his debut single. ...

Music: @FreddyBambatha - Blessings

The young king, Freddy Bambatha, gives thanks to the Lord for his Blessings of life and being able to do what he loves, music. The track is produced b...

#UnderdogDay: @BOG942 cc @BIGLesForReal - Lucid

Bubbling Maftown artist B.O.G is tripping through a Lucid state on this piece. He literally fades away from reality gradually as the track rolls on. B...

#UnderdogDay: @DaReal_PdoubleR ft LDot x @Cagey_NoFeature - ...

You know someone means business when they open up a track with a rapidly inclining flow. Hey man! What are we running for? I feel like I need to be ...

Watch: @rikyrickworld Throws Out The Garage Challenge x Prom...

I don't know where to start to be honest. Boss Zonke is doing the most right now and while we sat down with him in his garage, yes, the garage, he thr...

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@Catacsi - Oh My Gawd

If you don't know then you need to be put up to speed yo. This is Cata-Lust and even though I said you need to be brought up to speed, I swear I don't...

#UnderdogDay: @ThePius - Rapper's Nightmare

Can you tell that Pius has experience in the dramatic arts? I can totally pin it to him. This Mhlabashane (KZN) gem is all the fire as he narrates a s...

Music: @TaiterTrillest - Wait A Minute

A mad flow of trap sounds on a sort of modern Indie beat - something similar to the Skhanda beats - coupled with some insane word play. This is one of...

New Direction For @MrCashtime As He Reworks His Next Album

It's very rare that an artist wears his REAL heart (and frustrations) for all to see and it takes mad power too to put your truth out there for scruti...

#UnderdogDay: @Lumkah_Fabulas ft @Breeze_SA - Syabangena

We not only get introduced more to the Zulu Bass sound but to the queen as well. The eclectic Lumkah Fabulas who wears multiple hats in the art space ...

Music: @Lore_n_Ofentic ft Tizz Eazy - Hold It

He raps, he sings. The duo who go by the name Lore n Ofentic dropped a young tribute track to everyone who has ever shown them love and support, the s...

Music: @dadondadashiva ft @fernandofinds - Water

Something to start up your day, a nice body of work by Dada Shiva with Fernando titled Water. The Cape Town-based rapper/producer raps about his upbri...

Music Video: @Sliqe ft @Zingah_LOTJ x @StiloMagolide_ x @Twe...

We got another one from the finesser DJ Sliqe and he's "punishing" alongside Zingah, Stilo Magolide and Tweezy. What an entire jig! The fellas are at...

Music: @HastySouth - Zaga

Hailing all the way from the Eastern Cape, Hasty South gives us his brand new single Zaga. The track is said to have been making waves in the EC givin...

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@Thusga ft @ProverbMusic - Hundreds

We got a new one from Thusga and this time he's hanging out with Proverb for Hundreds, a punchy track solidifying his keep it real and level of hustle...

#Kanjalo Music Video By @MaEzeeDoesIt Drops Soon

Ma-E is all set with the visuals for his latest smash Kanjalo with Maggz and from the looks of it it's a smoky one. What I do appreciate is the level ...

Red Couch: @Miss_Nthabi On Social Media x Her Writing Patter...

In part 2 of our conversation with Ms Nthabi we gorge her feelings about social media since we've seen her drop some of her potent writings on Instagr...

Guess Who @JRafrika Got Next On The #FeelGoodLiveSessions ?

You never need to be in the dark about anything as long as you have the internets. We just caught a glimpse of what MIGHT transpire this Friday come 1...

#BCWYWF By @AKAworldwide x @ANATII On The Way!

At first when AKA and Anatii called it truce, a lot of us called for a joint album and the fellas warned us to Be Careful What You Wish For. Two fire ...

Music: @MerelMusic - Jabulani

The beautiful combination of Merel and Njabs Da Beatmaker bring us this captivating story of Jabulani. Merel captures your ear with his stern voice an...

Are We Getting A New Single From @towdeemac @KhuliChana @Kay...

Those of you who remember Maftown Heights 2015 where we saw Morafe on stage together and shortly after that we heard them speak more and more about ge...

Music: @FLIPSIDE_DK ft @Floss_Hitrox x @RayzaSA - Emsheshwen...

Soweto boys, Flipside, dropped another dope track titled Emsheshweni featuring fellow rappers - the boys from Hitrox Entertainment - Floss and Rayza. ...

#TYSH: @DJSPEEDSTA ft @JMolleyOfficial @FrankCasino_ @Zoocci...

The plug is at it again! DJ Speedsta, hot off the first edition of his brand new show on Metro FM - Absolute Hip Hop - with Loot Love, shares his late...

Music: @SysvnCrvzy - No Rest

This track is sounding sick. Youngins are putting in work, I'm impressed. Sysvn (and no, I don't know how to pronounce that) really has a gem here wit...

Peep @CassperNyovest On The Latest @Destiny_Man Cover

"Another day, another cover." Tjewen! Cassper Nyovest is the latest cover star for Destiny Man in the June edition packed with youth inspiration. He,...

Top 5 Streams & Downloads @BigStar_Live @Shane_Eagle @ChadDa...

This week in the Top 5 streams and downloads of last week we have 4 returns, namely Shane Eagle, Chad Da Don, Uno July and DJ Vigilante for the 8th ti...

Most Popular Content @BigStar_Live @ChadDaDon @Zingah_LOTJ @...

We have yet another week in which a majority of the popular clicks are music drops. The biggest one being Big Star and Zoocci Coke Dope finally unleas...

Get Ready For @Blaklez Cool Slaves Music Video

The rap Steve Biko just shot the motion picture for his recent drop, Cool Slaves. We're only in the beginning stages of the breadcrumbs so we'll be lo...

Music Video: @ItsYangaChief ft @2freshLES - Who Shot Ya

Trust Yanga to emulate a nostalgic time of iconic drama series and kwaito visuals in the treatment of this video. Doesn't it have that Yizo Yizo or Ka...

The 4 Times @rikyrickworld Hinted That He's About To Drop

King Kotini has BEEN on this steeze of dropping hints on social media when he's about to release SOMETHING. He literally teases us and we're always le...

Music Video: @Ex_Global ft @reece_youngking x @Zoocci_CokeDo...

The motion picture is unleashed and it's quite the fun fair. This is actually the first visual from The Wrecking Crew this year and the bar is well se...

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@Shugasmakx ft @KhayaMthethwa & KingsOfTheWeekend - Rise

Shugasmakx drops some heartfelt gospel this Sunday hoping you Rise up against all the mental,physical chains that are in the way of your hust...

Monday Feature: What SA Hip Hop Said @Nasty_CSA @MrCashtime ...

If only you could start taking music a lil more serious.. some of us actually channel our emotions before we write..........................— Na...

On The Ground: @PH_rawX Introduces Us To @RiccoLuty x Listen...

We visited pH at the studio and he introduced us to someone he's passing the baton to, Ricco. Ricco dropped his single Gone To My Head with Maggz just...

Music: @TxnyBlvck - Bae One

AAAYE! This track is too wavy, Bae One by Txny Blvck sounding nice. The boy from Limpopo got the memo, skrr skrr. So much undiscovered talent ouchea, ...

Tracks You Should Hear: @Lunakill_ - Saul

WHOA! Okay, so Lunakill dropped his single Saul off of his The Bigger Picture EP and it's quite refreshing - lyricism and all. Kinda sounds like H2O's...

Music Video: @YungSwissPgp ft @MrCashtime - Jungle

What is the level of finesse in our motion pictures? Perfection is the standard. The long awaited visual for Yung Swiss' collabo with K.O, Jungle is h...

Music: @FLIPSIDE_DK - Is'phuzo

Some authentic kasi rap going on here. Flipside is a three-member group from Diepkloof, Soweto and they may have a gem here. The track is titled Is'p...

Red Couch: @Miss_Nthabi On Women In Hip Hop x Challenging In...

We literally pulled Ms Nthabi out of the woodworks, and I say this because it's not often that you see or hear her doing interviews. We spoke to her a...

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Zingah_LOTJ - Get Em

He's here! This, ladies and gentlemen, is the rebirth! Welcome Zingah to the society of the prosperous. We saw him shed his Smashis to bring us into h...

Music: @MagleraDoeBoy ft @ApuSebekedi - CONTRA

OH! Played this track and the beat had me going "MOOONKEY", an Apu production! Mad sick. The Doe Boy gives us CONTRA off his EP titled 2player that's ...

Music: @TdsoTheHasish - Keanu

TdsoTheHashish, signed under The Last Empire record label, is a Durban-born rapper who was given the status as one of the biggest artists on the come ...

Music: @RiccoLuty ft @Maggz100 - Gone To My Head

Ricco just dropped off this new new and it's all the wave you need to ride along to. Gone To My Head is a mid-tempo head bopper packed with a level of...