Now and then a talent emerges from the underground that cannot be easily ignored. You listen and your mind starts constructing fantasies of what could this really mean for hiphop. An artist so fresh you start been convinced that this is what will save the industry. Our journey to seek the next promising talent collided [Read more]
The nominations are out for SA Hip Hop awards and many people are unhappy about some of the MCs included in the categories. The nature of awards has always been a controversial topic, but does it really define the industry in its truest form. Here is one of the comments on the nominations. Here are [Read more]
So since Mingus released the preview of Time, all we did is look at the calendar and hoped that this week does not end without it. Mingus delivered on his promise and the track is here, it’s out and it lives up to all it’s expectations. We just listened to it and here is [Read more]
For teenagers right now, this seems to be the music that matters. Rap and hip-hop are big. But really, is this suitable listening material for those experiencing mental health difficulties? You might, perhaps, suspect not. The lyrics often present problems for parents. The language can be an issue. The content might seem unpalatable. You could [Read more]
Kweli just dropped a free mixtape. We are doing the listening thing. Watch this space for our review soon. In the meantime, have a listen and enjoy it with us.
Just as my depression was kicking in and the need for new shit overwhelming the mother city, Filter has been cooking up some soulful extravaganza in the kitchen. “The time is now”, we move forward and no holding back. Honestly speaking this beat is the complete package and needs nothing extra, but how about challenging [Read more]