The top 20 most streamed South African tracks by women locally in 2020 were:

Female artists represent less than 10% in some key genres, new Deezer data reveals ● Deezer’s global streaming data shows just 4% of top 100 electronic artists are female, with only 7% in hip hop and rock ● Mzansi’s most streamed female artists revealed Johannesburg, 2 March 2021: Female artists represent a small proportion of... Continue Reading →

John Niel releases his debut album “Long Time Coming”

John Niel was one of the 10 participants from the Just Inspired Live Acoustic Sessions project hosted by Just Music in 2017 where his unmistakable talent and charisma captivated the audience. 2018 saw Niel marking his debut with the hugely popular single “Heart of Mine” which found multiple adds across South African radio. Following up... Continue Reading →

Springbok Nude Girls announce a live performance event, for New Year’s Eve 2020, in Stellenbosch .

Following the success of their #1 single, “Rolling Thunder”, Springbok Nude Girls are bringing you a New Year’s Eve show that will be filmed in front of an audience and streamed too. As a small way of saying a very big thank you to fans who remain committed to the cause of aural and visual... Continue Reading →


Moreira’s independent record label, Morestar Entertainment, released The Moreira Project - Vol1: The Journey back in 2005. It was Moreira Chonguiça’s debut album, as a solo artist, co-produced with multi-instrumentalist, Mark Fransman. Seventeen of the 19 tracks were composed by Moreira, over numerous years, as he grew from music student to professional musician. The album... Continue Reading →

Willem Moller and Steve Louw for intimate show at Alama Cafe in Cape Town on Saturday night 23 November at 8pm

Willem Moller and Steve Louw are 2 amazing artists who have amazing songs and stories to tell -They will be at the The Alma Cafe on Saturday night 23 November -starting 8pm I chatted to Steve last night ahead of the show When are you happiest? Playing guitar either on stage or in the studio.... Continue Reading →

Standing ovation for Siphokazi Jonas show today

The outstanding wordsmith received a standing ovation today for the show she delivered today with world class performers including Jason Skippers on drums. The 90 minute show was full of humour and profound statements which will transfer to DVD for early 2016 release She performed to a sell out crowd at Kaleidoscope Cafe in Claremont... Continue Reading →


WATOTO CHILDREN’S CHOIR Watoto, an holistic care programme, initiated to serve the needs of Africa and her people, is thrilled to present the Watoto Children’s Choir in South Africa With its genuine appeal, accompanied by music and dance - an energetic fusion of contemporary gospel and traditional African rhythm - the globally acclaimed Watoto Children’s... Continue Reading →

Evolver One on Hollywood bill at Worldwide Radio Summit

EVOLVER ONE ON HOLLYWOOD BILL AT WORLDWIDE RADIO SUMMIT Johannesburg, 23 March 2011: Johannesburg-based rock band Evolver One has been selected as one of 16 acts internationally to perform at a showcase at the Worldwide Radio Summit in Hollywood on 29 - 30 April 2011. The band, selected via a rigorous selection process from submissions... Continue Reading →


BRANDON OCTOBER TO RELEASE NEW ALBUM IN 2011 Album Contains 10 NEW Songs Including "Vivere" Featuring Tenor Jannie Moolman. Johannesburg, South Africa – The self-titled album, ‘Brandon October’ is a statement-making album, filled with bold, keenly felt songs that showcase Brandon’s powerful vocal chops and considerable songwriting talent, as well as the versatility for which... Continue Reading →

: Robin Auld back with sensational blues album and national tour

ROBIN AULD BACK WITH SENSATIONAL BLUES ALBUM AND NATIONAL TOUR Johannesburg, 7 February 2011: Well-established South African musician Robin Auld will be touring the country in February and March to promote his spectacular new album Fingers In My Pocket, an eclectic collection of blues and roots. Best known for his early pop hits including All... Continue Reading →

Nokia Gives Jozi A Global Push

Nokia Gives Jozi A Global Push December 01, 2010 - Global | Digital and Mobile | RB Hip-Hop By Diane Coetzer, Johannesburg,from Johannesburg-based hip-hop duo Jozi has become the first South African band to use Nokia's Ovi Music platform in multiple territories to promo its latest single. The two-week free giveaway (Dec. 6-19) of... Continue Reading →

I love Sting this dvd should be good out 23 Nov

Culled from Sting's critically acclaimed world tour, Symphonicity, this exclusive live CD/DVD compilation features many of his greatest hits, including "Roxanne," "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic," "King Of Pain," "Fields Of Gold," and more, all re-imagined for symphonic arrangement. Featuring special guest Branford Marsalis on select tracks, this live concert experience is quintessential... Continue Reading →

Freshlyground founder launches prison singing sensation

Freshlyground founder launches prison singing sensation On Monday 13th December 2010, Larry Joe, an exceptionally talented singer and songwriter, will be released from the Douglas Correctional Centre in the Northern Cape and step straight onto a stage in the prison grounds to perform songs from his first solo album, Crazy Life. This day will mark... Continue Reading →

Harry Brooks JNR debut album ‘5th Of April’ to be released in September

Harry Brooks JNR a superb young English singer/songwriter has just signed to Sony Music Africa! 25 year old Harry Brooks JNR moved to South Africa from the UK in late 2009. ‘I love South Africa’ says Harry, ‘the lifestyle, the weather, the people, the landscapes, and the diverse cultural melting pot, that South Africa is... Continue Reading →

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