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Obama pays tribute to Mandela

America's fist black President paid homage to the passing of South Africa's first black president as soon as the news spread of Nelson Mandela's passing on 5 December at 8:50pm in his Houghton home, north of Jo...

Danny Brown concert review

"DIP, I DIP, YOU DIP, DIP, I DIP, YOU DIP, I DIP - DON'T LET ME INTO MY ZONE - YOU HATERS LEAVE ME ALONE" When news broke that Danny Brown was coming to SA, you can guess how many new school headz went crazy! ...

Quick Q&A with Sandile MTVBase VJ Winner!

Sandile Ntshingila Age: 23 Occupation: MTV Base VJ Who is Sandile? I’m the new MTV Base VJ, a dreamer and very driven individual who loves music and sports. I have a passion for people…You should hang out...

99 problems and assault is one!

  On this day in 1999 ironically, Jay-Z was arrested in connection with the stabbing of producer Lance ‘Un’ Rivera. Charged with first degree assault, Mr Carter pleaded not guilty initially but eventual...

Yeezus – best rap album of 2013?

Fresh on the breaking news circuit, reverted international magazine, Rolling Stone, has just announced it's 50 Best Albums of 2013, with many rappers included on the annual list, most notably Kanye, Eminem, Dan...

Sarkodie shoots new music video in South Africa

  Multiple award winning artist, Sarkodie, shot his next music video in JHB today for his track 'Pon Da Thing' which is his fourth single off his upcoming album, Sarkology, which is due for release on Christma...

Rappers react to Paul Walker’s death

On Saturday, the world was shocked to learn that Fast & Furious star Paul Walker had passed away. Walker, who was known for his role as Brian O’Connor in the hugely successful franchise, died in a car cra...

Celebrating The Game!

Born on this day, 29 November 1979, The Game, (Jayceon Terrell Taylor) first made his commercial debut with The Documentary in 2005 which went number one on the charts. Let's celebrate the west coast G with a q...