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Col3trane – Boot

A couple of months one of my favourite R&B singers out of UK released an EP and I have to say I don’t know why I didn’t write about this project earlier. This guys name is Cole Basta but he goes by Col3trane as his stage name. His born of American and Egyptian parents. I’ve got to say […]

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Lorine Chia

If you’ve listened to M.I. Abaga’s latest album A Study on Self Worth: Yxng Sxlf then you’ve heard a song called You Are Like Melody, My Heart Skips A Beat where he features a lady born in Cameroon raised in the USA named Lorine Chia even if they wrote her as Lorraine Chia on that […]

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Okmalumkoolkat ~ Hip Hop Artist vs Gqom/Electro Artist

Over the last couple of months Okmalumkoolkat has been featured in some of what I find to be his best hip hop work in the last few years or so from Reset by AKA to Amadimoni by Junior Day Rocka the resent Combos Communicating by DJ Speedsta. I hear you ask why am I saying such […]

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VanJess

VanJess One Sunday morning when I was listening to the Are and Be playlist on Spotify I came across a gem, a song called Addicted by a duo called VanJess which is a play on their names Ivana and Jessica Nkokike and ever since then I’ve come to hear a couple of their singles from […]

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This is America – Childish Gambino

This is America Cover Over the weekend one of my favourite artists of all time (by the way that includes acting side of things) Childish Gambino released a single named This is America where you find him going back to the basics and rapping and he also gets to sprinkle it up with the singing […]

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EarthGang

Before moving to Spotify I had discovered a duo group called EarthGang that’s Johnny “Olu O. Fann” Venus and Doctur “Eian Undrai Parke” Dot. These guys are from Atlanta Georgia apparently from the same place as OutKast and Future. The duo are signed to DreamVille Records and before that they had released two albums which […]

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Una Rams

This was supposed to be part of MizoPhyll – Venda Rap King but then I felt these guys deserves to be on on their own because of how great they are. Una Rams is Unarine Rambani (I bet you see where the moniker comes from) his from Venda at a placed called Makwarela grew up […]

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Spotify in South Africa: The Review

As of today it’s been exactly a week since I started using Spotify as my primary music streaming application and here’s my take on it. First things first I use a Samsung Galaxy J5 which runs on Android so by that alone I’m going to only compare my experience with Spotify vs my experience with […]

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Venda Rap King – MizoPhyll

First and foremost I’m not writing this because the South African President is Venda, this is actually one article I’ve been contemplating since my first stint of writting on this blog. Initially (4 years ago) I had a huge list of Venda Rappers you probably don’t know that I thought you should also listen to […]

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Spotify has arrived in South Africa

Spotify has arrived in South Africa, lol I don’t know how many times I’ve rehearsed writting that statement, been contemplating saying that for the last 4 years or so. Over the last couple of months I’ve used Simfy Africa, Joox, Apple Music & I’m currently using Google Play Music as my main music streaming application […]