They last visited our shores in 2015 and will be returning to enthral fans with a musical medley of hits spanning 25 years.
The Hot Creations label-head and respected taste-maker will be making his South African debut.
The inaugural Paradise Sound System wants to find ten local artists to ‘catapult on a global scale’, and will be followed by a music workshop featuring Zakes Bantwini and others.
Speculation that the rapper would release a new studio project arose last year.
In addition to getting two posthumous records, the singer will be honoured in a forthcoming unauthorised film.
The DJ will be returning to headline the LQP Racing Festival afterparty for the fourth year running.

Justin Bieber releases first solo single in four years

The pop star’s most recent album ‘Purpose’ was released in 2015.

Lil Wayne hints at new upcoming single

In addition to working on a new commercial for ESPN, the rapper is currently prepping his 13th studio album.

Five highly anticipated albums coming in 2020

Last August, Lana Del Rey took fans by surprise when she announced her seventh studio album hours after the release of her sixth one.

Mariah Carey first to score No 1 hit in four different decades

It is her 19th number one hit, according to Billboard, putting her just one song behind The Beatles’ overall record of 20 top songs.

Cassper Nyovest silences haters, confronts rape in his verse on DJ Maphorisa’s ‘Phoyisa’

After saying he would not drop a verse due to negative feedback, he has surprised his fans and detractors alike by appearing on the track and confronting difficult issues.

Cassper Nyovest cancels verse on DJ Maphorisa’s ‘Phoyisa’ because of Twitter haters

The rapper says he woke up to the ‘whole country’ telling him they ‘don’t want me on the record’.

‘The Bee Gees Night Fever’ to take Joburg audiences back in time

Three highly talented international musicians join forces to present a celebration of one of the most successful musical stories.

DJ Black Coffee hopes Music is King will lead to a bigger festival

As expected, there is always an international artist featured in the line-up and this year it’s British musician Tom Misch.

Ariana Grande teases new live album

The pop star recently scored five nominations for the 2020 Grammy Awards, including for Album of the Year.

From Billie Eilish to Kanye West: Four music releases that marked 2019

As the year is coming to an end, it is time to take a look at the musical acts that have soundtracked the past 12 months.

Five new holiday albums to jazz up your festivities

Twenty-five days are nearly not enough to get through all the Christmas albums available on streaming platforms and record stores.

The meteoric rise of amapiano

The genre has transformed into a culture with its own festivals, club nights and its own form of dance.

26 iconic South Africans immortalised in SA’s first hip hop museum

Rappers Slikour and Kwesta made the coveted list of 26 names, along with DJ Ready D, graffiti artist Falko, and producer BattleKat.

Riky Rick’s Cotton Fest returns in 2020

Riky Rick’s Cotton Fest returns in 2020

The event merges both well-known and young emerging South African artists to showcase the diversities in hip-hop.




today in print