16 Feb Weekend PLAYLIST: BOMBARDIER

It's the weekend and you need something to keep you moving through your downtime and your turn up.If you find yourself in a bind with nothing to groove to, never fear because we, at CSA, have the remedy for any last minute lack of good...

14 Feb RICH MNISI TAKES TO FURNITURE DESIGN

Rich extends his brand into furniture design, in partnership with Southern Guild   Words: Nadine Oosthuizen   One of Africa’s most prolific fashion designers Rich Mnisi, added another layer to his provocative design repertoire, when he launched his furniture design debut at Southern Guild’s Extra Ordinary group exhibition, on...

12 Feb Local talents shine on Black Panther Soundtrack

South African artists make a big splash on the Black Panther Soundtrack   Words: Tshiamo Seape     To say the hype for the latest Marvel film, Black Panther has been rising steadily would be a gross underestimation. The meteoric rise in anticipation has been unlike any movie released in recent memory....

08 Feb Best of The Week

February is off to a winning start with some quirkier moments, big fashion drops and entertainment tidbits to bump up an otherwise dull day in the office or classroom. We've wrapped up the best from the week right here for your enjoyment.   Words: Tshiamo Seape   Star Wars...

05 Feb North God, Da L.E.S Drops Train Rides Video

Popping bottles and private jets   Words: Tshiamo Seape   Coming off the back of his latest album release, High Level, rapper Da L.E.S just dropped the hotly anticipated video for the single, Train Rides. In an ode to the album's title, the videos seed L.E.S soaring, quite literally, high...

Rich Mnisi

04 Feb Rich Mnisi – Top 15

The new darling of South Africa’s fashion industry is the indomitable Rich Mnisi. With his eponymous label, he has taken the fashion game to unseen heights.  Rich was catapulted to success when he became the recipient of Mercedes Benz Fashion Week Fast Track in 2014....

Yung Swiss

04 Feb Yung Swiss – Top 15

Yung Swiss, born Steve Dang, is the Cameroon born and South African raised rapper, singer, songwriter and recording artist who hails from Rosettenville, Johannesburg and the man behind DJ Speedsta's mega hit, Mayo. Yung Swiss was first introduced to the conscious of the South African music...

Heavy K

04 Feb Heavy K – Top 15

Mkhululi Siqula best known as Heavy K is a record producer and DJ from Veeplaas, which is situated in Nelson Mandela Bay, formerly known as Port Elizabeth, in the Eastern Cape. In 2009 Heavy K met legendary producer, Oskido, who had a major impact on...

Teephlow

04 Feb Teephlow – Top 15

Teephlow (Baidoo Lukeman) is a young Ghanaian rapper garnering praise and commercial success in the West African Music Scene. He is signed to The Last Two Music Group - one of the most influential labels in Ghana. Famous for grooming artists like Edem and Sarkodie,...

Thabasie

04 Feb Thabasie – Top 15

Thabsie Biyela may seem like an overnight success, but her rise to stardom has been a long time in the making. A talented backup singer for many years, Thabsie has just recently made the move into the spotlight on the back of her massive collaboration...

Jojo Abot

04 Feb Jojo Abot – Top 15

Mesmerising, Vibrant and eclectic, are just some of the world to describe one of Africa’s most talented and surprising young artists - Jojo Abot. Jojo is a Ghanaian artist expressing herself through film, performance art, photography and literature. Her music is equally as difficult to...

Kwena Baloyi

04 Feb Kwena Baloyi – Top 15

Kwena Baloyi is a freelance fashion stylist that is taking the local industry by storm not only in her work, but through her personal style expression.  The term trendsetter has never been more apt as Kwena has made a career out of standing out and...