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SA artists, 1st for Women partner on powerful reboot of 'My Body'

Produced in 1983 and taught in schools around the world, "My Body", a song originally developed as part of a sexual abuse prevention programme, has been given a reboot to raise funds against women abuse...

3 days ago

#MusicExchange: Nic Billington releases music video for new single "You Get Me High"

After a string of successful chart-toppers, musical accolades, a critically- acclaimed debut album and, more recently, a number one hit with "Wish You Well", Nic Billington is back serving us raspy vocals, falsetto harmonies and '80s undertones with the release of his brand-new single, "You Get Me High".

By Martin Myers 1 Dec 2020

Jacaranda FM announces South Africa's youngest rock band

After months of searching and auditions, South Africa's first My Kid Rocks competition has revealed top young talent in the country...

Issued by Jacaranda FM 1 Dec 2020

Desmond and the Tutus return with new album

Desmond and the Tutus are making a comeback with a new album, Desmond, set to be released on 4 December 2020...

27 Nov 2020

Van Coke Wallet presents: Francois van Coke Unplugged in Pretoria - powered by UBU

Francois Van Coke has teamed up with UBU International to bring you the Van Coke Wallet mobile app...

Issued by UBU International 26 Nov 2020

MTV Africa Music Awards returns with virtual format in 2021

The MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) is set to make a comeback in 2021, when it will be held virtually, in partnership with Uganda, on 20 February 2021...

26 Nov 2020

Nomfundo Xaluva to open 2020 Jazz and Classical Encounters Fest at Spier

The 2020 instalment of the Jazz and Classical Encounters Festival will be held at the Spier Wine Farm in Stellenbosch on 28 November 2020...

24 Nov 2020

#MusicExchange: PHFAT releases brand-new single, music video for "Whatever You Like"

PHFAT, enfant terrible of South African electronic rap and stalwart in the local industry, has emerged from a pandemic-induced hiatus to release "Whatever You Like", the latest track in a series of anthological and in some cases autobiographical releases about love and human relationships.

By Martin Myers 24 Nov 2020

Artscape, Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra to present 49th Western Cape Youth Music Fest online, on-air

The Artscape and the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO) are set to present the 49th Western Cape Youth Music Festival on YouTube and Fine Music Radio (FMR) on 13 December 2020...

19 Nov 2020

#MusicExchange: Neo Muyanga to perform at Jazz and Classical Encounters Festival Vol 2

Paul Hanmer and guitarist and singer Neo Muyanga will perform together at the 2020 Jazz and Classical Encounters Festival Vol 2 at Spier Amphitheatre, which takes place on Saturday, 28 November 2020...

By Martin Myers 18 Nov 2020

Artists to tell stories through art, fashion, beauty and music in The Escape showcase

The Escape art showcase will be held at the Stones Wedding and Conference Centre in Midrand, Johannesburg on 5 December 2020...

18 Nov 2020

Women in Music SA to host its first webinar, titled Building Bridges

The South African chapter of Women in Music (WiM) will be hosting its first webinar, alongside co-host Africa Rising Music Conference (ARMC), on 19 November 2020...

17 Nov 2020

Basha Uhuru Creative Uprising to be held online & onsite at Constitution Hill

The Basha Uhuru Creative Uprising art festival will be held at Constitution Hill in Johannesburg from 16 - 21 November 2020...

13 Nov 2020

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