SOUTH AFRICA–The “raised-by-a-single-mother” narrative is common in rap. So much that rap songs about fatherhood are few and far between.
The 25 Best South African Hip-Hop Songs
Sabelo Mkhabela breaks down his annual list of the best new South African hip-hop songs of the year.
The Top 10 Best Youngsta Songs
Here's our own top ten list of Cape Town rapper Youngsta’s best songs from his already prolific discography.
Little Simz is Coming Back to South Africa (!!)
UK rapper Little Simz is making her Johannesburg-area live debut at Oppikoppi.
10 Highlights From Back To The City 2016
A complete breakdown of South African hip-hop festival Back To The City.
Reason, AKA & Khuli Chana Will Make Your Speakers Vibrate With ‘Yipikayay’
The South African hip-hop trifecta of Reason, AKA and Khuli Chana drop a neon party video for "Yipikayay"...
Watch Tumi’s Video For ‘In Defence of My Art’ Featuring Reason & Ziyon
Johannesburg rapper/poet Tumi shares the official music video for his new single "In Defence of My Art."...
Video: Reason ‘Do It Like I Can’
Damn, the folks over at Motif Records sure don’t sleep.
Video: Reason ‘Stay’
Since hooking up with Tumi Molekane’s Motif Records in 2011, 20-something Jo’burg emcee Reason’s star has burned brightly.
Video: Tumi x Youngsta x Reason ‘What Have You Done, My Brother?’
South African hip hop laureate Tumi teams up with newcomers Reason and Youngsta at Red Bull Studios in Cape Town.