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Tuesday, January 24th, 2012

The New South African Superstar

Zahara has become the top pop artist in South Africa in a fairly short time but curiously enough, for the media, she has remained something of an enigma because she doesn’t appear to have any obvious unique selling points beside her talent.

Monday, November 8th, 2010

Music Break

If you’re into house music (I can tolerate some of it) it’s worth listening to this DJ set by South African Culoe De Song recorded at the Oppikoppi Music Festival in South Africa. His new “afro-house” album...

Wednesday, June 16th, 2010

Vuvuzela Bafana

Courtesy of Ghetto Bassquake (whose World Cup Rivalry series I highly recommend), and just in time for Bafana Bafana’s imminent kickoff against Uruguay, we bring you DJ Sbu’s “Vuvuzela Bafana,” a track “solely dedicated to motivate the...

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

The Sound of South African House

DJ Mujava’s ‘Mugwanti/Sgwejegweje’ remixed in Germany. Via Ghetto Bassquake.