Apple Music announces SCUMIE as January’s featured artist for Rap Life Africa

Apple Music’s Rap Life Radio, presented by Global Editorial Head of Hip-Hop and R&B, Ebro Darden will feature South African new age trap artist, SCUMIE on this week’s episode. Ebro and Africa Now Radio host, Nandi Madida, chat about her latest single“Shots” available to stream on Apple Music.

Alongside SCUMIE, Rap Life Radio also features Touchline & King Sweetkid’s “iMali Yam”, as well as Shallipoppi’s “Cast feat. ODUMODUBLVCK”.

Spotlight On Midrand-born trap artist SCUMIE (real name Zamazitha Nkala Jordan Mnqandi) has made huge strides on the SA scene with her new age rapping style and dulcet vocal tone. Having collaborated with global brands like Adidas and Stimorol, SCUMIE spent 2023 cementing her online presence and experimenting with her sound, releasing the free-flowing track“Quick Fix feat. Roiii & DopeNation” and collaborating with Amapiano giant Uncle Waffles on “Morroco” off Asylum.

First To Know “I am really honoured to be on the cover of Rap Life, my favourite playlist on Apple Music,” SCUMIE tells Apple Music. “I never thought I’d see this day coming I can’t lie and I am truly grateful. I am feeling an overwhelming amount of shock because it’s like, omg WHAT?! The COVER?! Period! We did that. Keep grinding.”

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