South African artist Serati Maseko releases her EP “Rapture”

South African artist Serati Maseko releases her EP “Rapture”

Serati - Rapture EP (2018) Rapture /ˈraptʃə/ a feeling of intense pleasure or joy. This is what you should expect after listening to Serati’s first EP release. Serati is a young and upcoming singer, songwriter, guitar player, model and a blogger. She hails from Alexandra Township in Johannesburg, South Africa. Rapture is a short collection of Serati’s musical styles that blend African sounds with folk and soul melodies. Released one month after her debut original single, “Why do you tempt me?”, this EP project aims at putting Serati on the map of African…continue reading →
Botswana Has A New Songstress – Mpho Sebina

Botswana Has A New Songstress – Mpho Sebina

The name Mpho Sebina may not immediately ring a bell to many but for those in the know, her unique style of neo-soul, mellow music is winning people over. I came across her music on Spotify and I must say I was pleasantly surprised. Botswana has long been a country that doesn't put out much music beyond its boarders. In simple terms, music from Botswana is very hard to find on the internet for someone like me that collates the best music for a show. So when I come across someone of Mpho…continue reading →
Mimi Mars – Tanzanian Releases New Single

Mimi Mars – Tanzanian Releases New Single

Many know her as the younger sister to the talented Vee Money a.k.a Vanessa Mdee but Mimi Mars is a talent in her own right. Besides a law degree, she has been gracing our TV sets and radio with her music for the last year or 2 now. The limelight has been kind to her and she continues to grow as a respected and sought-after talent. I played her song Sitamani on the Moto Moto podcast some weeks back and it lit up the whole show. She is back with something new and…continue reading →
Artist Spotlight – Shabzi Madallion (South Africa)

Artist Spotlight – Shabzi Madallion (South Africa)

2017 was one of sheer productivity and also one to remember for ShabZi Madallion, releasing his debut album Soul as well as various singles and collaborations which have done well in increasing the rappers reach and profile. You might remember him from a couple of years back as the runner up of the debut instalment of Vuzu’s hip hop reality TV show "The Hustle". That kind of experience is easy to take for granted but not for ShabZi. Making it that far in a competition that is coveted by thousands of aspiring hip…continue reading →