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Black Coffee, Cassper Nyovest & Shane Eagle Drop New Bops

Black Coffee, Cassper Nyovest and Shane Eagle all premiered new singles on Friday morning, and we have a lot of joy.

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Black Coffee, Cassper Nyovest and Shane Eagle all premiered new singles on Friday morning, and we have a lot of joy.

Coffee bolsters his global footprint with a brand new collaborative joint with David Guetta. Entitled Drive, the midtempo dance outfit features the breezy vocals of a Delilah Montagu. It’s a chilled vibe that will come to amplify many sunsets.

Sonically, the track beams with both Black Coffee and David Guetta’s production MOs, and registers as the biggest original international collaboration for Black Coffee, whose highly anticipated album is slated for release before the end of 2018.

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The We Dance Again award winning DJ and record producer has been spending much of the past two years or so working global dancefloors; a list of the world’s top stages which has included sets at Coachella and Tomorrowland. Most of the time though, Black Coffee has been based in Ibiza, Spain.

Drive is a fresh and lush prelude of the looming summer, which we’ve waited for the entire winter, thanks.

Cassper Nyovest returns with a brand new single, Gets Getsa 2.0. The Kwaito flavoured bop finds the rapper fiddling with the kwaito strings that he often messes with, as he has on a list of previous success dancefloor stories like Tsibip, Nyuku and Skelm. Spitting vast bars in vernacular always allows him to enlarge the pools he must dive into for references, resulting always in something that feels as fresh as it does nostalgic.

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Gets Getsa 2.0 is the first single from Nyovest’s upcoming album; a follow up to 2017’s Thuto. It also marks yet another moment in his career when he puts his appreciation of Doc Shebeleza on display. Not only is his biggest hit of the same name, but Get Getsa is a remake of a Doc Shebeleza mid 90s kwaito classic.

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Cassper returns with a remake of Doc Shebeleza’s mid 90s toon. Photo: Cassper Nyovest via Instagram

Shane Eagle is preparing for his Yellow Tour. And on Friday he gave fans something new to look forward to when he premiered a new single called Gustavo.

The single comes just days after he promised fans he would be unveiling something ‘special’ at one of his shows on condition that they sold out the venue. The single artwork dabbles in some pretty dark visual themes, and has the words “Only going to talk about this one time, then going to leave in the past’ strewn above an illustration of a coffin with a visible corpse. Say something if you don’t like where this is going…

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A diss track levelled at AKA? Shane is seething on Gustavo. Photo: Shane Eagle via Instagram

Gustavo finds Eagle seething at an unnamed rapper, many who believe is AKA. The two have had a few hardened word exchanges on social media, with word being that their mentor-student type dynamic came to a cold end when the mentor gave Yellow less than favourable reviews prior to its critically acclaimed, gold-selling and SAMA award-winning release. Which of the songs are you streaming right now? Chat to us in the comments section below!

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TELLAMAN’s Debut Album, God Decides, Has Arrived

Tellaman has premiered his debut album – God Decides

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Tellaman God Decides

Last week, we had the privilege of attending Tellaman’s album listening session for God Decides, which took place at his musical home merely hours before the album premiered.

Tellaman God Decides

The preview of the looming body of work was a showcase of what sounded like a mellow record from one who’s created the kind of anticipation only a handful of artists can, particularly in the age of streaming. The rules have changed – Kanye set precedence for a 7 track album not long ago. Singles are the new destination and, it seems, their lifespan is now down to just about a month.

Give or take.

The excitement around the soulful vocalist’s first studio album is, therefore, quite telling of the unique space he takes up in the South African soundscape, where we see names replace each other’s relevance with quick succession.

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His has been a steady journey; he was certainly in a different space when we had a conversation with him two years ago.

Tellaman God Decides

The place he is now, though, informs the not just the work itself, but the many talents behind it.

“For the first time, I wasn’t trying to prove anything. I wasn’t trying to prove that I’m the best producer or writer. I just wanted to bring this idea to life and make sure that it’s exactly how I’d imagined it; if it sounds simple and cheesy or complicated and complex, that’s because I wanted it to sound that way.”

The inspiration behind the album is being in a relationship and trying to make it as a musician, two important aspects of life to balance, and something Tellamanhas yet to figure out. God Decides is about Tellaman meeting a girl he believes he loves and trying to make it as a musician whilst trying to make both work and his relationship work, but she fails to understand, and the industry gets the best of Tellaman.

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Based on his religious background, Tellaman titled the album God Decides.

“I was taught that I can only do the best I can and let God take care of the rest. I chose ‘God Decides’ as the title of my first album because I have always felt like somehow, I am not fully in control of everything that is happening in my life. I chose the name because I believe I would not be where I am in my life if God didn’t allow it and I wouldn’t have gone through things I write about if God didn’t allow it.”

Featuring Tellaman’s signature melodies, smooth vocals with instrumental highlights, the story of the album is the bigger picture, with each song being a compiled episode that forms the bigger picture. But most importantly Tellaman brings a simplicity in his music in which a young or old person can find something to relate to. Fans can look forward to a new insight into Tellaman’s life; a lot of flaws, love and hope in the form of the music from his debut offering.

“If you want to put a specific style to the album, you can call it ‘Hip Hop/RnB’, but I like to call it good music and just leave it there. This is my life from 2014 until the day I stopped recording it. My mistakes, my good and bad moments in love. I hope what I have gone through will help someone do or choose better than me.”

Look out for our full album review soon.

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Boity Long Awaited Second Single Is Here – [LISTEN]

She’s no one hit wonder! Boity debuts triumphant follow up to Wuz Dat with new single, Bakae

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Photo Credit: Boity via Instagram

Boity on Friday delighted fans when she availed her hotly anticipated second single.

Entitled Bakae, the scorching track comes hot on the heels of the up and coming rapper’s debut single, Wuz Dat, which  was first availed for public consumption in August, 2018.

Bakae arrives as debates on whether or not the 28 year old media personality would be able to sustain the hype she was able to build with Wuz Dat, the collaborative project with Nasty C that has amassed over 700 000 views on YouTube, peaked online.

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This wouldn’t be the first time Boity had much to prove ahead of premiering music.

A successful acting and entertainment broadcast career notwithstanding, the multi-hyphenate star’s first single not only debuted atop the iTunes chart within hours of release, but continued to help Boity mark her own territory as the country’s hottest female Hip Hop Act.

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Bakae builds on this momentum to find Boity showcasing the lyrical gravitas and flawless flow we never knew she had.

Your thoughts on it?

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Bongo Maffin’s Comeback Single Is Here! [LISTEN]

The wait is over! Bongo Maffin is back with their first single in 13 years.

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BONGO MAFFIN

Bongo Maffin delighted fans when they performed together for the first time in aeons earlier this year.

The iconic four’s much celebrated on stage reunion took place at the inaugural One Source Live shindig in March.

And after months of mounting anticipation for their promised single, the group on Friday ended a 13-year hiatus and unleashed a brand new scorcher! The legendary South African group make a triumphant return with a funky mid-tempo single called Harare.

Bongo MaFFIN

Rooted in the Afrobeat/soul influences, Harare is as much about the Zimbabwean capital city as it is about one’s state of mind. The band interprets Harare from its Shona origins which means ha ba robale (in Setswana) or they don’t sleep in English.

‘This is long overdue. The fans have been demanding it for years and years,’ remarks Stoan. ‘As artists, we had different psychological approaches to Harare. The natives coming from the countryside we amazed by this city that doesn’t sleep with the lights constantly on. But also, this is a metaphor for the life of an artist. It has an Afro-futuristic vibe as we reconnect our roots and the future.’

The song is released as a joint venture between Bongo Maffin Music and Kalawa Jazmee.

Your thoughts on this groovy summer joint?

 

 

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