Manthe Ribane - CSA

13 Jul In Conversation: Manthe Ribane

When we found Manthe Ribane’s performance art videos on YouTube a few months ago we became a tad obsessed. Do yourself a favour and watch: Ghost Diamond, Okzharp- Dear Ribane ft Manthe. She’s half performance artist, half musician, but mostly, a muse.We had a quick catch...

Nasty C - Celebrity Services Africa

13 Jul Nasty C-crets

In a quick Q&A yesterday, Nasty C dropped a couple of interesting secrets. As we were all hoping and now highly anticipating, the answer to “Are you working on a new album” was Yes! What will the title be? Well, we decided that the first one...

Laduma Interview - Fashion Designer

13 Jul In Conversation: Laduma Ngxokolo

Weeks away from graduating from Central Saint Martins, the most prestigious fashion college in the world, we caught up with the designer extraordinaire, Laduma Ngxokolo, during his short Joburg visit and talked about his new summer collection, current inspirations and biggest fears - Words: Nadine Oosthuizen  ...

Tresor - Celebrity Services Africa

13 Jul Meet: Tresor

Over the last few years, singer/song-writer, Tresor, has been steadily working himself up from being a Durban car guard to a 2016 SAMA Award winner. This week Tresor will the opening act for SEAL during his three-concert visit to South Africa   So who exactly is this...

SAMA - South African Music Awards CSA

13 Jul The 22nd Annual SAMAs

Once again the South African Music Awards proved itself as the nation’s biggest annual music event. Themed #TheFutureIshere, which it certainly was, as was evident from the red carpet looks (Hallo Bonang!), the outstanding live performances and extraordinary collaborations.   The evening was alive with anticipation and...

Hip Hop in Durban - Celebrity Services Africa

13 Jul SA’s Hip Hop Royalty Ready To Hit Durban

The 3rd Annual Youth Hip Hop Festival which will take place this weekend and it's going to be bigger and better than ever! Here's what you need to know - Words: Bianca Agenbag  The 3rd Annual Youth Hip Hop Festival which will take place at the Moses Mabhida...

Musicians in Kenya - Celebrity Services Africa

13 Jul Artists that put Kenya on the map

As part of our Africa Series this week, we are shifting our focus to Kenya, where we found a vibrant mixture of interesting artists with even more interesting sounds. Lucky for us, these guys are no strangers to online uploads, so naturally we had to...

13 Jul Introducing Coréon Dú

Coréon Dú, an enigmatic multi-media artist, known for generating groundbreaking pop-culture phenomena in his native Angola and in the Latin world is bringing his new album, Binario, in South Africa.   Produced by Grammy Award-winning, Venezuelan-born, American producer Andres Levin, Coréon ́s infectious beats and heartfelt writing in...

Ghana Musicians - Celebrity Services Africa

13 Jul Going gaga over Ghana

This week our Africa Series travels to Ghana where the music scene is booming. From fresh new talent to hot collab’s and dope videos, Ghanaian artists are making headlines. Choosing our top 6 artists was no easy feat! - Words: Bianca Agenbag  M.ANIFEST “Damon Albarn wants him in...

Uganda Musicians - Celebrity Services Africa

13 Jul 6 Nigerian Artists On Our Radar

Africa's alive and bursting with clever and impactful music that is boldly pioneering a new sound, a collection of new genres: Multi-lingual, unique and distinctly African. This week we focused on the talent in Nigeria and list a couple of the artists that are carving out...