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Nelli Tembe’s siblings pay emotional tributes – ‘Bringing her home was the hardest thing I’ve ever done’

Nelli Tembe’s siblings pay emotional tributes – ‘Bringing her home was the hardest thing I’ve ever done’

There wasn’t a dry eye in sight when the siblings of Anele “Nelli” Tembe paid emotional tribute to their “baby girl” at a memorial service in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday evening. Family and close friends gathered to celebrate and remember the life of the 22-year-old who died on Sunday after apparently falling from the 10th floor of […]

Zoocci Takes Up The Role Of Label Executive In New Partnership With Steyn Ent’s Stay Low Official

Zoocci Takes Up The Role Of Label Executive In New Partnership With Steyn Ent’s Stay Low Official

Steyn Entertainments Record label and management company has officially partnered with independent record label PiFF Audio. Under the terms of the partnership, producer extraordinaire and music savant Zoocci Coke Dope will assume a record label executive role, alongside STAY LOW’s label head, Vaughn Thiel. Discovering numerous musicians over the years, including PiFF artist Die Mondez, […]

Universal Music Group Africa Announces A Joint Venture with Khuli Chana’s Imprint, Mythrone Records

Universal Music Group Africa Announces A Joint Venture with Khuli Chana’s Imprint, Mythrone Records

It’s official – uKhuli Ubuyile, and there’s absolutely no stopping the man as he’s ensured to be miles ahead! Ahead of the global release of his comeback single, Universal Music Group Africa announced a joint venture with Khuli Chana’s imprint, MyThrone Records. The amapiano-inspired song that was produced by Tyler ICU is called “Buyile” and […]

MacGUnleashed’s podcastwithmacg Episode With Legendary Zola 7 Set To Premier At sterkinekor

MacGUnleashed’s podcastwithmacg Episode With Legendary Zola 7 Set To Premier At sterkinekor

adio presenter and podcaster MacG continues to do great with his podcast, as he takes a bigger leap with the new episode scheduled to be released featuring the legendary Zola 7. No, the episode will not only be on YouTube but will rather premier on the big screens at Sterkinekor. Big congratulations are in order […]

Justice for Lufuno: South African Schoolgirl Dies After Bullying Incident

Justice for Lufuno: South African Schoolgirl Dies After Bullying Incident

The hashtag #JusticeForLufuno is currently South Africa’s top trending topic as people around the country weigh in on the bullying incident, which took place at Mbilwi High School in Limpopo. During the harrowing scene shown in two videos, Lufono can be seen trying to shield herself. Not once does she fight back. he perpetrator has […]

Ramos, Real Madrid skipper tests positive for coronavirus

Ramos, Real Madrid skipper tests positive for coronavirus

MADRID – Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos, who was already out of this week’s Champions League meeting with Liverpool because of a calf injury, has tested positive for Covid-19, the club announced on Tuesday. “Our player Sergio Ramos tested positive in the last Covid-19 test he performed,” Real Madrid said in a statement.  Ramos is […]

skhandaworld Introduce New Signee, Vocalist & Rapper Just Bheki To The Family

skhandaworld Introduce New Signee, Vocalist & Rapper Just Bheki To The Family

Rapper and songwriter K.O promised to expand his imprint “SkhandaWorld” and release a whole lot of music under that SkhandaWorld imprint. Starting the year early, K.O welcomes and introduces the singer-songwriter, rapper, dancer & choreographer Just Bheki to the planet. Still not known by many on the streets but SkhandaWorld promise to change that soon, […]

AKA’s fiancee Nellie Tembe commits suicide!

AKA’s fiancee Nellie Tembe commits suicide!

Police were on Sunday morning investigating the death of 22-year-old Nellie Tembe, the fiancée of well-known musician AKA, at the five-star Pepperclub Hotel in central Cape Town. AKA’s manager, Phumza Nohashe, confirmed the death and said the Forbes and Tembe families would release a statement soon. Witnesses at the scene described hearing shouting and a […]

The Weeknd’s Sensual “Try Me” Video Takes A Dark Turn

The Weeknd’s Sensual “Try Me” Video Takes A Dark Turn

Whether he’s ready to put the After Hours era behind him or not, The Weeknd continues to be one of the most present artists during the pandemic, having just performed at the Super Bowl in February, announced his permanent boycott of the Grammys, and re-released his seminal mixtape House of Balloons in honor of its 10-year anniversary. Needless to say, Abel is a busy man. […]

Chet Hanks Bloodied After Alleged Knife Attack By Ex-GF

Chet Hanks Bloodied After Alleged Knife Attack By Ex-GF

Quavo and Saweetie aren’t the only toxic couple physically fighting, it seems. A video was recently released showing the aftermath of an alleged assault on Chet Hanks by his ex-girlfriend Kiana Parker.  As Chet Hanks attempts to popularize his “white boy summer” aspirations, the song of famed actor Tom Hanks is accusing his ex-girlfriend Kiana Parker of violently […]

Lil Xan Denies Drunken Fight With Supreme Patty As They Troll One Another

Lil Xan Denies Drunken Fight With Supreme Patty As They Troll One Another

There’s a differing of opinions regarding what allegedly took place at a nightclub recently. According to a report, Lil Xan had a run-in with social media influencer Supreme Patty and things turned ugly—however, the details vary depending on who you ask. Patty shared a brief snippet of the exchange where chaos is ensuing as people […]

YoungstaCpt Commemorate 2 Years Of 3T Album Birth And Hints Visuals In The Works

YoungstaCpt Commemorate 2 Years Of 3T Album Birth And Hints Visuals In The Works

One of the most consistent fiery rappers, repping his life and culture on beats, YoungstaCPT celebrates two years of his debut album “3T”, abbreviated “Things Take Time”. Time flies indeed, today in SA hip-hop, YoungstaCPT and his fans/listeners share their appreciation of the album that introduced YoungstaCPT to many more ears in the music industry. The state […]

Rihanna Wants To Lock In A Collab With Yung Miami: “Savage Summer 2021”

Rihanna Wants To Lock In A Collab With Yung Miami: “Savage Summer 2021”

A question posed on Instagram may have just resulted in a collaboration. The Navy, as in Rihanna’s fanbase, is ready for the singer to roll out her phantom forthcoming project, but Ri has made it clear that she won’t be rushed. She’s been steadily building her billion-dollar Fenty brand for years, and now that she’s on top of the […]

Is Quavo Dissing Saweetie In New Migos Song Preview?

Is Quavo Dissing Saweetie In New Migos Song Preview?

People think Quavo might be dissing his ex-girlfriend Saweetie in some new song lyrics. Could Quavo’s petty Aries energy be coming out in his lyrics? It sure sounds like it in the latest preview to the Migos’ upcoming single release, which was previewed recently on social media. Over the weekend, Quavo and his girlfriend, rapper Saweetie, broke […]

Bella Thorne Gets Engaged to Boyfriend Benjamin Mascolo

Bella Thorne Gets Engaged to Boyfriend Benjamin Mascolo

Bella Thorne and her boyfriend Benjamin Mascolo announced that they have gotten engaged, Sunday, with a cute series of posts on Instagram. The posts began with a “How it started” photo of Mascolo and included a video of Thorne reacting to the proposal and more. “Thank you for being amazing, baby. I love you so much,” Mascolo […]

031 Choppa & blxckie___ Set To Drop Music Video Of “GIBEL’IBUS” Tomorrow

031 Choppa & blxckie___ Set To Drop Music Video Of “GIBEL’IBUS” Tomorrow
031 Choppa - GIBEL'IBUS FT Blxckie scooptrend

You got to love the consistency happening in SA hip-hop right now – collaborations after collaborations. We are growing. 031 Choppa released his brand new single “Gibel’ibus” last week with Blxckie and Kindlynxsh on production, and of course the song has been making its waves on their side of the internet, so why not shoot a visual […]

Priddy Ugly Is Set To Drop The 3rd Installment Of “A Reminder To You” Tomorrow

Priddy Ugly Is Set To Drop The 3rd Installment Of “A Reminder To You” Tomorrow

In 2014 Priddy Ugly released ‘Reminder To Myself’ which was an ode to his craftsmanship. In the year 2018, Priddy Ugly did a follow up with a sequel of the series titled ‘Reminder II’. The seasoned rapper announced that his third installment of the series will be dropping tomorrow, the 19th, dedicating it to all his day one […]

Fire destroys Parliament’s Old Assembly building

Fire destroys Parliament’s Old Assembly building
Fire damages Parliament's Old Assembly building

CAPE TOWN – A fire has left Parliament’s Old Assembly building damaged. The city’s fire and rescue services managed to contain the blaze. But, several upper-floor offices and committee rooms were affected. Several areas on the lower level were also flooded when sprinkler systems went off. The cause of the fire and the extent of the […]

Female prison warder caught having unprotected sex with male inmate in office

Female prison warder caught having unprotected sex with male inmate in office

South Africa’s Department of Correctional Services has said that it is embarassed with viral videos of a female warder who was caught having sex with an inmate in one of the offices at the prison in KwaZulu-Natal. The video which has gone viral on social media showed the female warder passionately kissing the inmate in what looks like an office […]

Blaq Diamond Become Multi-Platinum Artists With Four Platinum Plaques Awarded

Blaq Diamond Become Multi-Platinum Artists With Four Platinum Plaques Awarded

The most dominant and consistent duo in the mainstream right now is without a doubt Blaq Diamond. Made up of Ndu Browns and Danya Devs, the boys have been working pretty hard to get where they are now with the help of their record label. Having started their own “label” called Umuthi Records and signing singer-songwriter Sbahle, […]

Emtee The Anticipated Album Logan Goes Up For Pre-Order This Friday

Emtee The Anticipated Album Logan Goes Up For Pre-Order This Friday

After teasing the album for over a year, eMTee’s third studio album “Logan” is here! eMTee Tha Hustla took to social media to announce that the album is officially wrapped up and will be up for pre-order on Apple Music and Spotify this Friday the 19th of March. The rapper mentioned that he has another surprise […]

Maglera Doe Boy Wraps Up The Album In CPT With Its Priddy Ugly, espiquet, gemmafassie, DeeKoala1 & More

Maglera Doe Boy Wraps Up The Album In CPT With Its Priddy Ugly, espiquet, gemmafassie, DeeKoala1 & More

Hip-hop set to make a impactful comeback this year, as more artists lock themselves in studio and work on collaborations. One of those artists is Klerksdorp very own Maglera Doe Boy. Just last week, Maglera Doe Boy sent out a tweet mentioning that he will be spending some time in Cape Town to wrap up […]

Spanish Rapper Reportedly Cuts Off Roommates’s Penis For Social Media Clout

Spanish Rapper Reportedly Cuts Off Roommates’s Penis For Social Media Clout

ZARAGOZA, SPAIN – A Spanish rapper by the name of Aaron Beltran is reportedly on trial for chopping his roommate’s penis off on video. According to The Scottish Sun, the roommate — a 35-year-old teacher identified only as Andrew B — offered Beltron money to execute the gruesome act with payment depending on the number of times the video […]

State capture commission calls for Jacob Zuma to be jailed for two years

State capture commission calls for Jacob Zuma to be jailed for two years
State capture commission calls for Jacob Zuma to be jailed for two years

The state capture commission has asked that former president Jacob Zuma be committed to two years in prison for contempt of court. This followed Zuma’s failure to turn up at the commission last week despite a summons and an order from the highest court to do so.  In an urgent application to the Constitutional Court on Monday, […]