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Tyler, the creator of any situation

Tyler the creator, 20, has taken a very different approach when it comes to writing lyrics for his tracks; he has chosen a rather dark, angry and sinister way of portraying his life lessons and his thoughts. At...

Rookie of the Year’s confectionary

In a world of newcomers one can barely pay attention to a single artist for long enough but Ginger Breadman has managed to be a prominent name in the come up list. With his bursting onto the scene last year af...
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BIG BROTHER STARGAME: THE 411 SO FAR…

Since housemates entered the Big Brother house on May 6, it has been a blowout of drama and entertainment! Housemates have been getting to know each other quite well so far and ofcourse, alliances have already ...

DINEO DIVES INTO TV with NEW REALITY SHOW!

Vuzu, the leader in youth local reality television, has announced a 12-part reality series with entertainer and businesswoman Dineo Ranaka. Titled Dineo’s Diary: A Mogul in the Making, it is set to be a banger...

Ntukza doing it for Africa!

Teargas for the past few years has become one of the most resonating hip hop groups locally and internationally. One prominent characteristic about the group members is their business and empire mentalities. F...

DJ Lemonka’s Motswakotape Vol. 2

When Lemonka first came onto the scene he wanted to give young ones a platform to step to enter the industry and thus the birth of the Motswakotape which he dubbed “a professional demo”. The tape went on to pro...

Slikour sets the record straight!

If you picked up HYPE magazine in April 2011 you’d have read the cover article we published on Slikour, in which we chatted about the controversial track ‘Blacks R Fools’. We knew then the controversy it would ...

ABDUS drops his anticipated debut – LITERALLY!

Revered KZN rapper Abdus is set to drop his long awaited debut album The Library  on Tuesday, 15 May. This ain’t no ordinary album drop. The rapper is literally dropping his album himself off the Moses Mabida S...
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My Culture Resurrection Jam 2012

BMX, ROLLERBLADING, SKATEBOARDING, BREAKDANCING, GRAFFITI, FMX & BANDS! The My Culture Resurrection Jam is back with a bang this 2012! In keeping with tradition, it’s going to be better than ever before. T...