09 Jun David East

David East is a star on two continents. As a photographer and filmmaker, he has been making waves here at home, and abroad. Originally from London, this skater turned photographer turned filmmaker has made an impact wherever he has pointed his lens. Words: Tshiamo Seape The...

06 Jun Lady Skollie

Lady Skollie is the up and coming artist du jour – Her work brings together themes of love, sex, and desire, but that’s just the fun stuff. An activist and an educator, this multifaceted media darling is using her powers for good and changing the...

04 Jun Adebayo Oke-Lawal

Adebayo Oke-Lawal is one of Nigeria’s favourite sons, and rightly so. Orange Culture – the fashion label he founded in 2011 - is a not only producing beautifully made, and internationally recognised garments, but it is also at the forefront of creating a more progressive...

04 Jun Rharha Nembhard

We are committed to bringing you the freshest talent you didn’t know you loved. More than mere influencers we want to showcase the innovators; the true masters of cultural manipulation   Words: Tshiamo Seape   Rharha’s CV reads like three. She seems far too accomplished for someone her age...

16 May A-Reece

This is your portal into the world of big, yet unearthed talents; the shining lights just beyond the horizon. We’ve searched all corners of the continent, and hand-picked those who are changing the urban culture landscape through music, fashion, sports, and entertainment, and we can’t...

11 May Bibi Bourelly Be Balling

Africans do it best. We told you about the Somalian poet behind Beyoncé’s Lemonade and now we are introducing you to the Moroccan-Haiti descendant who is the voice of bad girl RiRi (and she is a badass too - turning words of profanity into prose) “I...

25 Apr ROUGE ready

My name is Rouge and I am the rapper in the game who is pretty much about to take over the world” Half South African, half Congolese, a whole lot of baddest rapper in the game, Rouge, is as bold and unforgiving as her name suggest. In a few...

20 Apr Hemelbesem is Aweh!

Head in the clouds. Feet on the ground. Words: Bianca Agenbag It feels almost unnatural to write about one of the biggest flag-bearers for the Afrikaans language, in well English, but when your subject is as inspirational as him it becomes a whole lot easier. HEMELBESEM - the...