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NY: Nomsa Mazwai Live at Drom

Johannesburg transplant Nomsa Mazwai will perform Live at Drom in NYC.


Nomsa Mazwai is a 2011 South African Music Award winner (Best Adult Alternative African Music) and Fulbright scholar that plays experimental neo-soul tunes. The Johannesburg transplant will be playing at Drom (85 Ave. A, down the stairs) in NY's Alphabet City this Friday, and we've got the hook up for 2 pairs of free tickets to the show. Stream Nomsa Mazwai's previously featured Nomisupasta LP and enter our contest below!

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The 10 Best HHP Songs Ranked

On the second anniversary of HHP's passing, we rank 10 of the South African hip-hop legend's best songs.

Jabulani Tsambo, popularly known by his alias HHP, was a pivotal part of South African hip-hop. Renowned for trailblazing the motswako sub-genre in the early 2000s, the rapper sadly passed away on October 24th, 2018 after a long and much publicised bout with depression.

During his active years, which span two decades (from 1997 to 2018), he was instrumental in breaking barriers and bridging the gap between kwaito and hip-hop in SA, from the late 90s to early 2000s.

He became a household name in the 2000s as he spearheaded the motswako movement, propelling it to the mainstream and solidifying his legendary status in the process.

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