Straatligkinders release ‘Krake’ single and music video

The song is a mash-up of rock and electronic elements, combined with the band’s signature honest lyrics.

Yesterday saw the release of a brand new single and music video from South African rock band Straatligkinders, entitled Krake.

Straatligkinders release ‘Krake’ single and music video
Straatligkinders release ‘Krake’ single and music video

Straatligkinders release ‘Krake’ single and music video

The song is a mash-up of rock and electronic elements, combined with the band’s signature honest lyrics.

Toto’s ‘Africa’ to play on endless loop in Namib Desert

Toto’s ‘Africa’ to play on endless loop in Namib Desert

The artist was apparently inspired by the recent resurgence in interest for the track.
Samas get a revamp

Samas get a revamp

Reggae will become a standalone category at the 2019 Sama25 ceremony.
Spotify reveals the top workout tunes of 2018

Spotify reveals the top workout tunes of 2018

In 2018, the number of cryotherapy/ice bath-themed playlists increased.
Cardi B aims for 2019 album release

Cardi B aims for 2019 album release

The rapper suggested that her new album could arrive as early as April 2019.
Chris Chameleon admits to making up ‘Bles Bridges is my dad’ rumour

Chris Chameleon admits to making up ‘Bles Bridges is my dad’ rumour

While the singer called it a social experiment, others have suggested it was a publicity stunt.
SA jazz muso plays guitar during brain surgery

SA jazz muso plays guitar during brain surgery

A rare procedure saw the musician staying away throughout the operation.
Celebrate Christmas Eve with Boney M live in SA

Celebrate Christmas Eve with Boney M live in SA

Local audiences will get to see the band bring to life on stage songs from their famous Christmas CD.
The Capitals embark on Capital to Coast tour

The Capitals embark on Capital to Coast tour

The band members are ready to spread their positive vibes across the land, celebrating this festive season with people from all walks of life.
Here are Spotify’s top artists, songs and albums for 2018

Here are Spotify’s top artists, songs and albums for 2018

Drake’s album ‘Scorpion’ was the year’s most-streamed, ahead of Post Malone’s ‘Beerbongs & Bentleys’.
WATCH: Johnny Clegg honoured by star-studded charity song

WATCH: Johnny Clegg honoured by star-studded charity song

The ‘Friends of Johnny Clegg’ are raising money for SA education.
Martin Garrix and The Chainsmokers set to rock Ultra SA

Martin Garrix and The Chainsmokers set to rock Ultra SA

DJ Black Coffee, who will be headlining the festival again, brings with him some old friends.
US radio stations ban ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ classic

US radio stations ban ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ classic

The song has been performed over the years by scores of artists, including Dean Martin, Dolly Parton, Ray Charles and Lady Gaga.
‘Music Is King’ announces final wave of performers

‘Music Is King’ announces final wave of performers

With what promises to be a mind-blowing performance, Black Coffee still has a few surprises planned that he will not reveal until show day.
Guns N’ Roses show: Full-on rock fantasy

Guns N’ Roses show: Full-on rock fantasy

Not In This Lifetime functions almost as a greatest hits tour, but with real heart.
Global Citizen releases star-studded EP

Global Citizen releases star-studded EP

The EP’s lead track is accompanied by a Nelson Mandela inspired lyric video – to mark what would have been his centenary year.
UNESCO adds reggae music to global cultural heritage list

UNESCO adds reggae music to global cultural heritage list

It was often championed as a music of the oppressed, with lyrics addressing sociopolitical issues, imprisonment and inequality.
Guns N’ Roses to perform in SA for the first time

Guns N’ Roses to perform in SA for the first time

The band is one of the most influential acts in music history and continues to set the benchmark for live performances.
Get ready for some crooning with ‘Sinatra and Me’

Get ready for some crooning with ‘Sinatra and Me’

The British singer will perform hits including ‘I’ve Got You Under My Skin’, ‘Fly Me to the Moon’ and ‘My Foolish Heart.’
Where to go clubbing in Joburg this festive season

Where to go clubbing in Joburg this festive season

The club scene is still a festive favourite and worth a night out with friends or colleagues.
Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. to judge Netflix hip hop reality show

Cardi B, Chance the Rapper and T.I. to judge Netflix hip hop reality show

The three hip hop stars will be joined by guest judges over the course of the ten episodes of the show.
Skyjack launches highly anticipated second album

Skyjack launches highly anticipated second album

The album will be digitally released to the international market in early 2019.
Golden Classics is an absolute must for music aficionados

Golden Classics is an absolute must for music aficionados

Fans of jazz and classical music are urged to head to the #GoldenWeekend experience taking place from November 30 to December 2.
Lerato Sengadi’s lawyer slams claims that she ‘broke into’ HHP’s house

Lerato Sengadi’s lawyer slams claims that she ‘broke into’ HHP’s house

The feud between HHP’s widow and his family is escalating on a daily basis.
Whose A’sphelelanga is it anyway? Vusi Nova song sparks controversy

Whose A’sphelelanga is it anyway? Vusi Nova song sparks controversy

Music fans are divided about who owns the rights to the popular traditional song.
Netflix orders Prince documentary series

Netflix orders Prince documentary series

Little is known so far about the project focused on the singer, who died in 2016, other than filmmaker Ava DuVernay is involved.

 

 

 

 

 

today in print