Themba Kriger / music / 22 hours ago

Detroit’s Marcus Marcus is a poet not a rapper

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Detroit-based artist Marcus Marcus doesn’t describe himself as a rapper. “I’d des...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 weeks ago

Vancouver-based artist KENZA’s Dead State (of Mind)

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Upon listening to 20 year old, Vancouver-based artist KENZA’s sophomore release ‘...

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Themba Kriger / music / 4 weeks ago

Producer Lay Lay is on the decks

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Much like the printing press, the internet has democratised knowledge, spreading information that was once only available to a limited numbe...

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Themba Kriger / music / 1 month ago

Get addicted to the Afrikaaps raps of Niko10Long

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While South African hip-hop today is dominated by artists based primarily in Johannesburg, the roots of local hip-hop can be traced back to ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 1 month ago

The Sounds of Nigerian Pop

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While West African pop has come to be dominated by the sounds of Afrobeat, it is more of a catch-all term for the variety of West African po...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 months ago

Nigerian recording artist Glenn Mena isn’t bound to one genre

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Listening to Glenn Mena’s  releases, it becomes clear that he doesn’t want to tie himself to ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 months ago

Electro-soul duo Kami Awori wants you to interrogate your reality

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Having met in high school, the duo now known as Kami Awori began their crea...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 months ago

Naye Ayla wants her music to articulate your emotions

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“‘Dude, this is what you want to do with your life, you need to get the ball rolling!’ and literally within a month I recorded and released ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

Mr. Allofit is trusting his journey

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“You know when you’ve always had a halo? You’re not meant to be in a group or a big crowd. Where you’re just destined to become a superstar....

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

The Pontifications of Big Space

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“My girlfriend tells me there’s an SABC job to be done, I’m the assistant stylist, R1000 a day for 8 days, that’s R8000, I firmly agree. We ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

Christian Tiger School on wax

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It’s been just over five years since Christian Tiger School b...

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