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DJ Tira Massacres Red Bull Culture Clash 2017

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The energy at Orlando Stadium was electrifying on the evening of 23 September 2017 as four epic Sound Systems battled it out for the Red Bull Culture Clash South Africa2017 crown.

Over four intensely competitive rounds, AKA fronting Top Boyz Sound System, battled it out againstDJ Tira’s Durban MassacreSound SystemPatoranking and Red Hot Sound System and Admiral & Jahseed with African Storm - each repping their respective genres - hip hop, house, afro-beats and reggae. In the end, it wasDJ Tira and Durban Massacre Sound Systemthat won over the crowd and took the coveted title.
Hosts Siyabonga ‘Scoop Makhathini’ Ngwekazi and Thapelo Mokoena’s on-stage chemistry kept the energy high between rounds as each onebrought with it even more entertainment for the fans.
The four sound systems, each comprised of a heavyweight line-up of artists, delivered one-of-a-kind performances at the world’s most innovative live music experience – Red Bull Culture Clash. To add to the suspense, each crew…

POP STAR NIA PEARL RELEASES NEW LOVE SONG

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Pop Star Nia Pearl releases her new single titled ‘Yiza’ on Friday, 15th September 2017.

Nia Pearl is a pop and RnB artist that arrived on the music scene with a bang. Having recently released her new music this year with her debut single titled ‘Liberty’ featuring afro & neo soul musician and poet Kabomo, Nia Pearl is set for stardom. ‘Yiza’ is her second single as she works towards her debut album which is set for release in 2018.

‘Yiza’ is a love song where Nia Pearl showcases her beautiful vocal range as she sings about a long lost lover that she yearns to see again. ‘Yiza’ was written by Nia Pearl herself as she says ‘’Yiza is a song straight from my heart. I think people will feel the emotion I felt writing and singing the song’’. The song was produced by renowned soul and jazz producer Luyanda Madope.

The release of ‘Yiza’ is accompanied by a video which will be released today aswell. Nia Pearl’s vibrant style and personality comes alive in the colourful video. In the vide…

Gauteng Sport Awards 2017 finalists shine

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This year’s celebration of the Province’s sporting stars is dedicated to the self-less legacy of struggle icon Oliver Reginald Tambo, who would have turned 100 in October. It is the year of ‘Unity in Action’ as we honour a man who fought hard for liberation and reflect on how far we have come in sport 23 years later.
Through sport we need to ensure that our liberation, unity and freedom are protected, preserved and promoted for all South Africans to enjoy what the likes of Oliver Reginald Tambo believed and stood for.
It was a good day for soccer team Mamelodi Sundowns as they swept the boards at the Gauteng Sport Awards 2017 finalists reveal, clocking no less than four nods. The nominees were announced by Faith Mazibuko, MEC for Sport, Arts, Culture and Recreation in Gauteng at Green Hills stadium in Randfontein in the Rand-West municipality.
Star combative midfielder Hlompho Kekana of Sundowns shot his way into two nominations for Sportman of the Year and Sport Personality of the Year,…

Nkanyezi Kubheka - The Love Theory

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AKA SIGNS 7-FIGURE DEAL WITH REEBOK CLASSICS

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Its official, South African multi-award winning hip-hop artist AKA is the new face of REEBOK Classics Africa, joining a global campaign with hip-hop star Future, super model Gigi Hadid and rap duo Rae Sremmurd. The 7-figure ambassadorship deal is the first of its kind in Africa between the sport brand and an artist, aiming to empower and elevate talent. 

Reebok Classics embodies the brand’s fitness heritage within the lifestyle market. The heritage of Reebok Classics prides itself on authenticity and the products created are based on this legacy. The brand partners with real people that have worked hard to get where they are and intends to represent this ideal in the pursuit of their potential. This partnership offers a fresh new era for Reebok Classics, with a renewed and unpretentious style, uniquely embodied by the SupaMega himself. The lifestyle shoe brand is making an investment shift from highly paid athlete ambassador-deals to local entertainment talent.

“At Reebok Classics, our …

Excitement reaches fever pitch as Dr Tumi prepares to fill up the Dome

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The countdown to the historic The Gathering of Worshippers has begun in earnest. In just 10 days, gospel genius Dr Tumi will fill the 20 000 capacity Ticketpro Dome in the north of Johannesburg for one night of magical worship and praise.
Dr Tumi is a vocal powerhouse and prolific songwriter who has taken the gospel scene by storm and getting the music industry to sit up and notice his talent. In just 12 months he has been decorated with some 13 awards, making him one of the most exciting and most watched talents.
The Gathering of Worshippers is an intimate night for Dr Tumi and his followers where he will perform some new material as well as music that has made him a force to be reckoned with. It will also be the recording of his Live DVD.
“The preparations are going very well. The excitement has reached fever pitch. My team and I cannot wait to lay out the buffet on August 20. It is going to be a memorable night and I urge those who haven’t bought their tickets to do so soon because we…