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Spoek Mathambo’s Future Sound Of Mzansi Mix Series: Qgom Revolution

The latest in Spoek Mathambo's Future Sound Of Mzansi Documentary Mix Series features 45 minutes of Kwazulu Natal's Qgom subgenre.


Here's the latest installment in Spoek Mathambo's Future Sound of Mzansi mix series. The musical innovator is gearing up for the release of his and Lebohang Rasethaba’s documentary exploring South Africa's cultural landscape through the lens of electronic music. In the weeks leading up to the film’s July screening at the Durban International Film Festival, Spoek has promised to drop tapes featuring some of the best in futuristic music coming out of Mzansi. Last week we heard eccentric mixes devoted to Jozi’s Okmalumkoolkat and PTA's bacardi house hero DJ Spoko. Today Spoek treats us to a run-down of Kwazulu Natal’s Qgom style of music, which he describes as a “mysterious subgenre that is filled with its special quirks...lo quality MP3s...weirdly named songs...unlabeled MP3s and hard to find artists.” Listen to KZN's rhythmic takeover below.

Future Sound of Mzansi: Qgom Revolution Tracklist

Illumination Boyz - 0748685273 0736197847

Nkokhi ft. Sphelele - Travelling Man (Medium Points Remix)

Rudeboyz - Akasemuhle

Jumping Back Slash - Always Unfinished But Never Outgunned

sbucardo da dj & 031 - king of toms

Snaxxzo - Drunk in love (Dakwe othandweni)

Madanon, Mreyza, ceeyaah 'n Pilado - IDimoniI

DJ LetlakaRSA ft Masheleng - Xigago

Mqakxman & Voltage Boyz - I'Str8 Sam ft Manyabza

Jumping Back Slash - Blue Smoke

3 Way Boyz - Bitch Don' t Kill my Vibe

Madanoni 'n oBen 10 - Opopayi

Roman Rodney - Triple Beat Remix

DJ Master P - Wooh Unganyakazi

Menchess - Mitsubishi song(club mix)

Menchess - khumbula ukubhenga

DJ LAG ft Tempo - Crash

DJ Julz - Bass Push

NakedBoys - Lost Alien

Jumping Back Slash - Plateaux

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The legendary Fugees have announced that they will be reuniting for their first shows in 15 years for a string of concerts across North America, Europe and West Africa.

The reunion tour will be celebrating the anniversary of their classic 1996 album, The Score.

Ms. Lauryn Hill, Wyclef Jean and Pras Michel will be embarking on a 12-city global tour, which will have them landing in Nigeria and Ghana for a pair of December show dates — we'll have more details on those to come.

The tour starts this week with a 'secret' pop-up show at an undisclosed location in New York City on Wednesday (9/22) in support of Global Citizen Live. The rest of the dates will kick-off in November and see The Fugees playing concerts across Chicago Los Angeles, Atlanta, Oakland, Miami, Newark, Paris, London, and Washington DC, before finishing off in Nigeria and Ghana.

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