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CELL C WOLOLO MUSIC FESTIVAL

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West Ink Records in association with CELL C presents the Cell C Wololo Music Festival in Emalahleni, Witbank on Saturday 28th October 2017 at Puma Stadium.
‘Wololo’ Hitmaker - Babes Wodumo will headline the festival featuring a melting pot of Award winning artists such as AKA, Cassper Nyovest, Kwesta, BigNuz, Naked DJ and many more, in the coal city of Emalahleni.
The most sought after socialite in entertainment Somizi will host the festival alongside Akhumzi and Duma Ntando.
Full Lineup as follows:
MC’s:  Somizi, Akhumzi and Duma Ntando
·Babes Wodumo ·Cassper Nyovest ·AKA ·Kwesta ·Big Nuz ·DJ Sboh ·DJ Shimza ·Madadanon ·DJ Sox ·Naked DJ ·DJ Thuk’zin ·DJ Lungsta ·Funky Qla ·L’Vovo ·Lady X ·Oscar Mbo

RAPPER NASTY C TO LAUNCH HIS REDBAT RANGE AT SPORTSCENE CANAL WALK STORE OPENING

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As the leader in urban street style fashion and sneaker culture in South Africa, Sportscene has over 20 years of experience in street fashion and sneakerwear. Who better to partner up with than with one of SA’s finest hip hop talents, Nasty C. Over the years Sportscene’s own brand Redbat has become even bigger and continues to bring in the freshest swag to see in the latest trends influencing street culture at large. Sportscene recently collaborated with the award winning South African rapper, songwriter and record producer, Nasty C on an exciting new brand venture - the Nasty C X Redbat Collabo. The exclusive range will be launched at the Canal Walk store opening later this month.
Launching 26th October with a 32-meter sneaker wall, the Canal Walk Shopping Mall outlet will be the largest store to date in Southern Africa region and will be the biggest sneaker outlet in Africa. Not short of activities, the store will have a Tech Bar, where you can get your social-media fix, charge your pho…

Migos Culture SA Tour

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Award-Winning, International rap trio Migos, is making their way to South Africa
The rappers, well known for their hit Bad and Boujee, are set to hit SA shores this October as part of their Culture Tour. 
Local record label Mabala Noise, who are behind the massive concert, made the announcement on their social media accounts. According to the label the rap group will perform in Durban on Friday, 20 October at the Durban ICC, and again in Johannesburg on Saturday, 21 October at the Ticketpro Dome. Tickets are available at Ticketpro outlets. 
See full ticket details below:  
DURBAN
Date: Friday, 20, Oct 2017
Venue: Durban ICC
Tickets: R690: Golden Circle, R350: General Admission

JOHANNESBURG
Date: Saturday 21, Oct 2017
Venue: TicketproDome
Tickets: R790: Golden Circle, R450: General Admission

DJ EUPHONIK SHOWS LOCAL ARTISTS HOW IT'S DONE

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Being one of the most influential DJ’s and a game changer in the music industry, DJ Euphonik has taken it upon himself to school local artists on how to go about securing a good digital music distribution deal by dropping his new summer hit exclusively on JOOX, South Africa’s fastest growing music streaming app, in partnership with local music aggregator, TurnUp Music.

Things recently unfolded quickly on Twitter after DJ Euphonik announced that he would shortly be dropping new music. He expressed the opinion that there was no point in holding on to great music especially when people really just want to dance. Being a platform that strongly supports local music talent, music streaming service, JOOX in partnership with TurnUp Music ZA met with Euphonik to make the track available on the platform.

A few hours and a conversation later, Euphonik's new summer dance floor hitAma Bhoza was released exclusively on JOOX. The strong local music focus of JOOX as well as its clear vision for re…

THE FIRST ANNUAL DANCE MUSIC AWARDS - AND THE WINNERS ARE…

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Tonight saw the winners of the first official Dance Music Awards South Africa being announced at a prestigious closed ceremony in Boksburg, Ekhuruleni. Winners were voted for online by the South African public over the past few weeks. These favourites were recognised at an honouree dinner in their name last night, and attended by winners, their industry peers and selected media.
These awards were initially announced to the media in July 2017, where fans could nominate their top 5 favourites. This was followed by a finalist selection running for the past month online ending last week. The online votes were tallied up by an independent auditing company and the winners announced as below.
An additional award 'Pioneers of House Award’, an award which pays homage and gives recognition to a legendary dance artist was also added to the list of winners.

AND THE DANCE MUSIC AWARDS SOUTH AFRICAN WINNERS ARE:
BEST ALBUM Jullian Gomes - Late Dreamer

BEST CLUB  / CLUB NIGHT Truth

BEST DANCE SHOW The Ur…

COUNTDOWN TO THE ANNUAL ITHEMBA WALKATHON

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With less than 3 weeks to go to the 12th annual Avon Justine iThemba Walkathon scheduled for Sunday, 22 October at Marks Parkin Johannesburg, the excitement is mounting up.

With over 29 000 participants last year, this family orientated breast cancer awareness event has been rapidly growing over the past 12 years with the aim of attracting 35 000 participants this year.The iThemba Walkathonis aimed at generating massive awareness of breast cancer in the country with the aim of increasing early detection for both men and women.
All participants are required to pre-register online at www.ithembawalkathon.co.za at just R135 per adult and R90 per child. Registrations can also be made on printed entry forms obtainable from participating Sportsman Warehouse stores and other registration activations mentioned on the site.
Quite importantly participants can also select additional services such as the park-and-ride when they register helping to ensure they have a seamless experience throughout in…

Cardi B has No. 1 song in America with Bodak Yellow

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She's the first female rapper to top the Billboard Hot 100 charts without any other billed acts since Lauryn Hill in 1998.

Congratulations Cardi :)