BONGEEZY | BRIGHT COLOURS EP

BONGEEZY | BRIGHT COLOURS EP

Upcoming hip-hop artist from Soweto, Bongani Ntombela better known by Bongeezy drops his first EP titled “Bright Colours”. His sound is best described as eclectic hip-hop, infused with original vibes, and a slight township influence.In his own words “It’s boojie rap for aspiring ghetto kids.” The “Bright Colours EP”, is now available for free download. Follow him on twitter: @TheRealBongeezy Tweet

Blog Love | Afro-Synth

Blog Love | Afro-Synth

HAPPY 2014 Folks! If it’s in synths you trust then you might be interested in this blog we recently came across. Afrosynth is a blog run by DJ Okapi and started in 2009 and showcases a nice collection of South African bubblegum disco from the 80s and early 90s. It is an extensive library collection that covers the popular American-influenced genre known as bubblegum or disco, as well as kwaito, jazz, reggae, mbaqanga and maskandi incorporating some music from other African countries too. A treasure trove for anyone interested in…

The Kullid of Kwaito

The Kullid of Kwaito

Press Release: The Kullid of Kwaito @coloured_black is a kwaito electro house artist from da hood in Cape Town, South Africa. He is proudly Coloured-Mzansi (Like quasi – like just enough you know) Coloured Black is fun, cheeky, deep, light, bouncy african kwaito house with a touch of the western world hanging on for dear life trying to dance like a black man. You won’t be shoulder jivin to more than 114 BPM with this cat. It’s all chunky as a chicken breast ma bru. “The name Coloured Black really…

Deep Level Remixes Mashamplan’s Classic Record ‘Hey Kop’

Deep Level Remixes Mashamplan’s Classic Record ‘Hey Kop’

Deep Level introduced us to their new and conceptually fresh series called ‘6-no-9′ (a township slang for same thing). which, basically means Deep Level takes on their favourite Kwaito songs and gives them a Hip Hop treatment to tell kasie stories. After their first instalment of the series – the remix of TKZee’s ‘Mambotjie’ comes their second instalment ‘Izinja Z’ka Mdeva'; a remix of Mashamplan’s classic ‘Hey Kop’. Check it out. Tweet