Vince Staples Is Headlining South Africa’s Capsule Fest Next Month

Vince Staples is headed to South Africa.

North Long Beach lyricist Vince Staples will perform in South Africa next month. The MC will headline the second annual Capsule Fest which will take place at Zone 6 Venue in Soweto, Joburg.


South African hip-hop and house royalty—the likes of AKA, DJ Speedsta, Babes Wodumo, Shane Eagle, DJ Lag—are also on the roster.

In Photos: Street Style at Joburg's First Annual Capsule Festival

Capsule started last year, with A$AP Ferg as the international headliner at Mary Fitzgerald Square in the Joburg CBD. The likes of J Molley, Frank Casino, AKA and Shane Eagle were on the bill.

Tickets are available here.

Popular
Photo by RAVEENDRAN/AFP via Getty Images

Mali Announces New Interim Prime Minister Following Ongoing Protests

Mali has announced former Foreign Minister Moctar Ouane as the country's new interim Prime Minister.

Mali has reportedly announced former foreign minister Moctar Ouane as the country's new interim Prime Minister. This appointment follows two days after retired Colonel Bah Ndaw was sworn in as the country's president and coup leader Colonel Assimi Goita was sworn in as vice president. This government reformation is in response to ECOWAS blocking Mali from trade relations after the ousting of former president Ibrahim Boubacar Keita in August.

Keep reading... Show less

get okayafrica in your inbox

popular.

TNS Drops 'Nyathela' Featuring Luqua Ahead of Upcoming Album

South African hit-maker TNS has released a hot new house number titled 'Nyathela' to welcome the summer.