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Sun-El Musician

Small town boy Sun-EL hits the big time.

Sun-EL Musician is your classic small-town boy goes big story and he’s only just getting started.  Sanele Sithole, better known by his stage name, Sun-EL Musician, is a DJ, producer, and songwriter who has...
Silo Hotel rooftop

Super Seth Shezi’s favourite CT hangouts

Seth Shezi is a modern renaissance man. A businessman, style icon, artist, influencer and more. Now that lockdown has eased and we’re beginning to venture out into the world again, where should we be...
Skermedans

Skermedans – guile in the gloaming

In Showmax Originals’ first ever Afrikaans series Skemerdans – a tense, neo-noir murder mystery and drama centred on a Cape Town jazz club called The Oasis – directors Amy Jephta and Ephraim Gordon had...
Arya Starr

Afrobeat sensation Ayra Starr grows up

Hailing from The Republic of Benin, Ayra Starr was just another young woman who posted videos of herself on Instagram doing covers of popular songs. Her vibrant energy and natural talent caught the attention...
Teni the entertainer

Teni, the trailblazer of Nigeria’s Afrobeat

Nigeria’s Afrobeat sound is one of the most popular on the continent and in the world. Since becoming commercialised, a lot of artists follow a formula in an attempt to chase the next hit...
Kalk Bay Theatre

Noir – decadence done right

When the lights go up on the Kalk Bay Theatre Stage, it’s both a trip back in time and a rebirth. Their latest show, Noir, is a sexy throwback to the Vaudeville performances of...
MyMyMy

Mymymy magtig!

What are the origins of the song Ek en Jy Dikgat? What’s the vibe? The lyrics were originally written as the first track from a musical where the protagonist is an aging Afrikaans pop star that...
Studio

South Africa’s favourite electro-pop act GoodLuck change their MO

Stepping boldly onto the South African music circuit in 2011, GoodLuck has gone on to establish themselves as favourites in the live electronic scene both locally and internationally playing to sold-out concerts around the...
Lea Vivier in DAM

Dam – Come hell or high water

The wide-open spaces of the Eastern Cape are made eerily ominous in Showmax Original thriller DAM.  After the death of her father, Yola (Lea Vivier @vivier.lea) returns home from Chile to grieve with her...
Nasty C

What inspired Nasty C’s latest album?

It has undoubtedly been an incredible three-year run for Nasty C. He is one of the most streamed artists in Africa and has had multiple platinum-selling and critically acclaimed albums. The 23-year-old has also...

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