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Category: Editorials

5 Independent Record Labels Dominating SA Hip Hop

SA Hip hop has held its place as a cultural epicenter throughout the last few years, and the most successful hip hop record companies are responsible for defining and...

How Much Signed SA Rappers Earn From Shows And Album Sales

Ever wonder how a rapper who has just dropped one hot song all of a sudden is surrounded by top of the range cars and wearing so many chains around his neck he looks...

SA Hip Hop Videos That Reached A Million YouTube Views This Year

Since 2017 started, these official music videos – from current SA Hip Hop who’s mastered the form- have garnered a million views this year.  Let’s...

SA Rappers And Their Vodka Endorsements Worth Millions Of Rands

SA Rappers And Their Vodka Endorsements Worth Millions Of Rands

Vodka Brands have penetrated SA hip hop and it’s exciting to see local rappers getting a piece of that action! The commercialization of the sa hip hop genre has...

5 Dream Collaborations That Will Never Happen In SA Hip Hop

Cassper and AKA? A-Reece and Nasty C? We can only dream! Lately it seems anything is possible in Hip Hop music. AKA and L-Tido who were rumoured to have a beef dropped a...

The 10 Best Lines & Lyrics From A-Reece’s Latest Single “Couldn’t Have Said It Better”

This year marks the 20th birthday of one of our favorite lyrical artists, A-Reece. Whether you are a fan or not, there’s no denying the guy has serious talent. The...

What SA Rappers Wore At The 2017 SA Fashion Week

SAFW and Cruz Vintage Black Vodka celebrated a night on the red carpet on Monday evening at the OH so swish and lush VIP nightclub at the HYDE. The list of Hip Hop...

SA Rappers And Their Endorsement Deals 2017

SA Rappers And Their Endorsement Deals 2017

For many of our favorite SA Rappers , it’s not their music that nets them the big bucks, but the brands they endorse. These rappers can be proud of one more thing in...

5 Times Cassper Nyovest Bragged About His Riches On 'Tito Mboweni'

5 Times Cassper Nyovest Bragged About His Riches On ‘Tito Mboweni’

Cassper Nyovest has been caking up over the years and it’s no surprise that Tito Mboweni was an opportunity for the rich rapper to remind his fans and haters how...

5 SA Hip Hop Songs Named After Famous People

Have you noticed how many SA Hip Hop songs over the past few years have had a famous person’s name for a title? There are lots of examples, too many for one...

SA Rappers Who Probably Shouldn’t Have Left Their Record Labels

One of the most exciting moments in an artist’s career is when they sign on to a new label. Filled with hope and expectations of the future, a rapper or singer will...

Is Nasty C Throwing Shade At A-Reece In His Insta Video For The Haters?

Nasty C hasn’t been holding back in shading his haters lately and his fans may have spotted a dig at rapper A-Reece. While his new video for the haters...

10 SA Rappers Who Left Their Recording Labels

10 SA Rappers Who Left Their Recording Labels

Many SA rappers have over the years left labels they initially signed with for greener pastures. Whilst many have cited creative differences as a source of discontent,...

A-Reece Shares His Favorite Songs From Bad Hair

10 SA Rappers Who Left Their Recording Labels [Part 2]

10 SA Rappers Who Left Their Recording Labels [Part 2] 6. Maggz Left Cashtime Whilst Maggz never go to explain why he left Cashtime. The rapper left right after KO said...

Which Rappers Deserve To Be On Our 2017 Top 5 List Of Best Rappers In SA?

So, do you want to know who has the best bars in the business, or who made the biggest impact on hip hop in the past years? But what makes a great rapper? It’s...

10 SA Rappers To Look Out For In 2017

10 SA Rappers To Look Out For In 2017

SA Hip Hop is unstoppable and 2017 will no doubt be one of the best years for the genre. Artists like AKA and Cassper Nyovest are already prepping to drop their albums...

The Best Hip Hop Verses Of All-Time ?

Last week, we discussed rappers with the best. Going through all the dreck and drivel to get to the crème de la crème was rather tedious and rather exhausting. This...

Who Is The Most Lyrical Rapper In SA?

Lyricism is still very much a part of rap music. As hip-hop’s audience has expanded, the rules of what makes a rapper “lyrical” have broadened as...

Who Are The Most Underrated SA Rappers Alive Today?

There are too many rappers these days, too many releases to keep up with. Every week there’s some new dude you gotta check out. And then, even when you find...

SA Rappers And Their Girlfriends 2017

Being a raper better yet a successful one has its perks and SA Rappers have some of the dopest girlfriends in the industry. Some have stood the test of time and some are...

10 Things You Didn’t Know About Rouge

Rouge is a South African rapper who aims is to bring change in the hip-hop industry, especially the female market. Don’t let her serene face fool you – she spits...

10 Things Many People Don’t Know About Stogie T

Tumi Molekane, who is also known as Stogie T,  is a Tanzania-born South African rapper and poet most famous for being the lead vocalist of the hip-hop gruop Tumi and...