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Inside South African Menswear Week Day 2

The freshest looks from inside and outside of South African Menswear Week SS16/17 in Cape Town.

South African Menswear Week SS16/17 is underway in Cape Town. We’ve teamed up with Botswana-based photographer Uyapo Ketogetswe to bring you the freshest looks each day from inside and outside of Cape Town Stadium.


Today we present the best runway and street styles from day 2.

For more from SA Menswear Week, check out our full recap from day 1 featuring Jenevieve Lyons, Nao Serati, Chulaap by Chu Suwannapha, Nicholas Coutts and Terrence Bray.

Augustine

Augustine at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Augustine at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Black Dog

Black Dog at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Black Dog at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Black Dog at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Black Dog at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Imprint

Imprint at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Imprint at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Imprint at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Mo'ko Elosa

Mo'ko Elosa at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Mo'ko Elosa at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Mo'ko Elosa at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Mo'ko Elosa at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Taf The Taylor

Taf The Taylor at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Taf The Taylor at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo by Uyapo Ketogetswe.

The Street Styles of South African Menswear Week Day 2

Aaron Lynch at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Aart Verrips at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Abongwe Qokela at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Adeboyo Okelawal at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Brilliant Kodie at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Daniel Geldenhuys at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Gavin Collins at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Street style at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Musa Nyangiwe at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Raya Rossi at SA Menswear Week SS16/17 Day 2. Photo: Uyapo Ketogetswe.

Interview

Amadou & Mariam Forever

We talk to the legendary Malian duo about their rich past, songwriting process and their advice for young African artists with disabilities.

Amadou & Mariam don't require an introduction.

The couple has been making Afro-blues music for over 35 years, drawing inspiration from their home of Mali, for over 35 years.

Their 1999 albumSou Ni Tilé sold 100,000 copies. In 2005, their album Dimanche à Bamako won the French Victoire de la Musique prize for Best World Music Album of the year and the BBC Radio 3 Award for Africa. It also went platinum in France after selling over 300,000 copies. The duo have performed with U2, Coldplay, Blur and many others.

We caught up with them below for a conversation about their rich past, their songwriting process and their advice for young African artists with disabilities, ahead of the duo's performance at the upcoming London Jazz Festival 2021.

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