In our new series, In the Lab, we get to know producers in their natural recording habitat. Here we get to know Cape Town duo Beat Sampras.
Return of the King: Tumi Molekane Reflects On 10 Years In Hip-Hop
In the lead-up to his third studio album, 'Return of the King,' Tumi Molekane reflects on 10 years in hip-hop.
‘Stories Of Our Lives,’ An Anthology Film About Queer Life In Kenya
'Stories Of Our Lives' is a feature-length anthology film about queer life in Kenya from Jim Chuchu and the NEST Collective.
Thandiswa Mazwai & Vieux Farka Touré Talk Cape Town World Music Festival
Okayafrica caught up with Thandiswa Mazwai and Vieux Farka Touré to talk the 2014 Cape Town World Music Festival.
Joburg Podcast ‘The Mushroom Hour Half-Hour’ Talk Pirate Radio & ‘Scamtho Shrooms’
Johannesburg podcast/videocast the Mushroom Hour Half-Hour discusses their latest installment 'Scamtho Shrooms' ft. Bra Ike with Okayafrica.
Nigerian-Australian Rapper Remi’s ‘Ode To Ignorance’ Tackles Racism In Australia
Nigerian-Australian rapper Remi tackles racism in Australia with his new music video for "Ode To Ignorance," off 'Raw X Infinity.'...
Cape Town Rapper Boolz Takes Over Langa For ‘Aphe Kapa’ [Behind-The-Scenes]
Cape Town Rude World Records rapper Boolz takes over Langa for the "Aphe Kapa" music video shot by The Visual Content Gang.
Pharoahe Monch Live In Cape Town [Gallery & Recap]
Okayafrica recaps the night Pharoahe Monch performed live at Zula Sound Bar in Cape Town.
Cape Town MCs Perspektif & Nama Xam Talk ‘Hip Hop Love’
Cape Town MCs Perspektif and Nama Xam talk their 'Hip Hop Love' collaboration with...
Dope Saint Jude: Hip-Hop, Feminism, Race Politics & Cape Town Queer Culture
Cape Flats-born rapper Dope Saint Jude talks hip-hop, feminism, race politics and Cape Town queer culture.
Rising Johannesburg Rapper Solo Talks The State Of South African Hip-Hop
Johannesburg rapper Solo, talks to Okayafrica about his debut album, '.Dreams.A.Plenty,' and the state of South African hip-hop.
Cape Town World Music Festival With Vieux Farka Touré, Okmalumkoolkat, Thandiswa Mazwai & More [Gallery + Recap]
Okayafrica recaps the Cape Town World Music Festival with performances from Vieux Farka Touré, Okmalumkoolkat, Thandiswa Mazwai and more.
The Foreign Exchange Hit South Africa
Okayafrica caught up with The Foreign Exchange and Zo! in South Africa to chat about their 3-hour performance in Johannesburg and more.