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The former girlfriend of South African rapper Nkululeko Habedi, known as Flabba, has been found guilty of his murder. Prosecutors said Sindisiwe Manqele was jealous of seeing him talking to an ex-lover and stabbed him...

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Dessa — a rapper, singer and wordsmith from Minneapolis — touched down in Port Elizabeth, South Africa last week. She spent the week teaching, rapping, and performing in communities in the Eastern Cape. (from medium.com) Dessa greeted Port Elizabeth...

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  Dj LaJedi Detroit✭Universal Dj LaJedi ✭ Minister of Sound ✭ ELAvator of Frequencies ✭ STARFLEET Representing Detroit to the Uni: Musician, Producer, Dj, Student, Servant to Spirit. Over 6 years experience supporting emcees in...

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Global Hip Hop – Best of 2014

February 1, 2015 | Comments

From the thousands of hip hop releases worldwide in 2014, we listened to about 250 of the most popular and recommended ones. With so many great albums, this was an especially tough year. Check the...

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New voice from Cape Town, South Africa: Taku Mazire. Originally form Zimbabwe, this MC breaks down the conditions of living in Cape Town. https://www.facebook.com/conFuzeCF...

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by Christopher Emdin (Huffington Post) A few years ago I was invited to a university in South Africa to deliver a speech on ways to improve education by focusing on youth culture. I gladly accepted...

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In the shadows of Cape Town’s white beaches and bustling city life lies the town of Stellenbosch, a community famous for its world-renowned vineyards, lively student life, and picturesque scenery.  With the slightest bit of...

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CAPE TOWN — Emile YX?, now known as the judge with the Afro on ETVs reality dance show “Step Up or Step Out”, is about the release his 5th Album, which is a mentorship style...

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To over 2 million Fresh Drive listeners the name Nick Explicit can be associated with the week’s news where he would take the week’s biggest event and headlining stories then turn it into a two...

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Hip Hop Kaslam (which means “my location”) is the name given to the first hip hop event organised in 2010. The event is returning to the Baxter Theatre on 2 March 2013. by Mary-Jane Matsolo...

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