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Check Out The Full Lineup of Riky Rick’s Cotton Fest

All your South African hip-hop faves will perform at Cotton Fest.

Towards the end of 2018, South African rapper and producer Riky Rick announced his own festival, Cotton Fest. After teasing the lineup, the artists has finally revealed the names of the 80 artists billed to perfrom on the festival's two stages.


The star-studded lineup features usual suspects such as King Kotini himself, AKA, Nasty C, Kwesta, Stogie T, Emtee, A-Reece, Anatii, and a whole lot more, among newcomers such as Dee Koala, Dee XCLSV, Boity, Manu WorldStar and Una Rams, among others. There will also be a surprise performance.

The event will take place at the Old Park Station in Newtown, Johannesburg on the 2nd of February. You can view the full lineup below, and cop tickets here.

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The ‘Coming 2 America’ Original Motion Picture Soundtrack & ‘The Rhythm Of Zamunda’ Are Out Now

Featuring Tiwa Savage, Tekno, Larry Gaaga, Alpha P, Davido and many more.

It has been more than 30 years since the premiere of the beloved classic comedy Coming to America. Its highly anticipated sequel promises to be greater than its predecessor. The film will be accompanied with two albums—Coming 2 America original motion picture soundtrack and Rhythms of Zamunda, whose tracklist is inspired by the movie. Both albums, which are currently available on all major streaming platforms, feature African music royalty Tiwa Savage, Tekno, Larry Gaaga and Alpha P, who joined a select group of artists from around the continent to produce these tracklists.

Still blazing charts after the success of his debut album Old Romance, Tekno has a growing list of impressive collaborations with artists like Davido, Drake, Beyonce, to name a few. The singer does not have not one, but two of his hit songs featured; "Waka Waka" is featured on the official soundtrack and "Skeletun" on Rhythms of Zamunda.

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