The writer and musician Sabelo Mkhabela picks a selection of some beat tapes in his possession and writes about them for us.
South African hip hop audiences blatantly ignore Ill Skillz’ craft because they’re from Cape Town.
It’s very difficult for Spaza (hip hop done mostly in Xhosa) and Afrikaans hip hop to organically co-exist.
A short profile of the music scene in Cape Town is dominated by white shows – with a lot of electrocentric music and flashy strobe lights.
South Africans vote on May 2nd, 2014, the country’s 5th democratic elections. Do rappers vote?