SA Hip Hop Mag South Africa’s Premium Hip Hop Magazine

  • Stilo Magolide Responds To Criticism For Being On A Prolonged Come-Up
    by Clive Banda on April 12, 2024 at 1:35 pm

    The post Stilo Magolide Responds To Criticism For Being On A Prolonged Come-Up appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag. Stilo Magolide Responds To Criticism For Being On A Prolonged Come-Up. Stilo Magolide has recently found himself under the spotlight, not for his music, but for his perceived “prolonged come-up” in the SA rap industry. Stilo Magolide Responds To Criticism For Being On A Prolonged Come-Up The rapper who emerged from the Boyz N Buckz … The post Stilo Magolide Responds To Criticism For Being On A Prolonged Come-Up appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag.

  • Zakwe Announces USA Tour & Dates
    by Clive Banda on April 12, 2024 at 12:20 pm

    The post Zakwe Announces USA Tour & Dates appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag. Zakwe Announces USA Tour & Dates. South African hip-hop veteran Zakwe is set to take his chart-topping hits across the pond as he announces his USA tour. Zakwe Announces USA Tour & Dates Fans on the other side of the Atlantic are in for a treat as the Durban rapper is en route to grace … The post Zakwe Announces USA Tour & Dates appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag.

  • Dr Peppa Slams Music Promoters For Exploiting Young Artists
    by Clive Banda on April 12, 2024 at 11:42 am

    The post Dr Peppa Slams Music Promoters For Exploiting Young Artists appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag. Dr Peppa Slams Music Promoters For Exploiting Young Artists. Exploitation in the music industry is a pervasive issue worldwide, and South Africa is unfortunately no exception. From young artists being underpaid for their work to unfair contracts that heavily favour record labels and management companies, the music industry in South Africa has its share of … The post Dr Peppa Slams Music Promoters For Exploiting Young Artists appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag.

  • Big Xhosa Candidly Says He’s Not A Hip Hop Artist
    by Clive Banda on April 12, 2024 at 10:39 am

    The post Big Xhosa Candidly Says He’s Not A Hip Hop Artist appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag. Big Xhosa Candidly Says He’s Not A Hip Hop Artist. SA Hip Hop has long thrived on its competitive nature, demanding artists to take bold strides forward to enter the conversation. This journey is paved with exceptional and distinctive music releases, ones that resonate with fans for years to come. Big Xhosa Candidly Says He’s … The post Big Xhosa Candidly Says He’s Not A Hip Hop Artist appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag.

  • Dee Koala Poised To Drop Sophomore Album
    by Clive Banda on April 12, 2024 at 9:30 am

    The post Dee Koala Poised To Drop Sophomore Album appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag. Dee Koala Poised To Drop Sophomore Album. Dee Koala has been one of the most active rappers in SA Hip Hop as of late having a slew of hit singles under her belt. Dee Koala Poised To Drop Sophomore Album In 2019, Dee Koala released her debut album, “4 the Khaltsha,” offering a revealing glimpse … The post Dee Koala Poised To Drop Sophomore Album appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag.

NotjustOk Entertainment for African Youth

  • Gyakie shares how heartbreak inspired her new song
    by Tobiloba Akinsete on April 12, 2024 at 7:55 pm

    It’s a well-known fact that artists often draw inspiration from their emotions and experiences. Gyakie is no exception to this. The Ghanaian artist recently disclosed that her latest single was born from a profoundly devastating heartbreak. Talented songstress Gyakie unveiled her newest track, December, on April 5th, much to the delight of her fans. Sharing The post Gyakie shares how heartbreak inspired her new song appeared first on NotjustOk.

  • Nigerian singer & songwriter, Luisbenz releases his sophomore EP, ‘My Opps & Downs’
    by Idris Adeleye on April 12, 2024 at 6:22 pm

    Nigerian rising singer-songwriter, Luisbenz releases his second studio EP titled “My Opps & Downs”, reassessing the world around him from a new perspective and identity after three years debuting in the music scene. “My Opps & Downs” is a blend of Afrobeats, Amapiano, R&B and Highlife. The five track EP created during Luisbenz hiatus has The post Nigerian singer & songwriter, Luisbenz releases his sophomore EP, ‘My Opps & Downs’ appeared first on NotjustOk.

  • Taya Lyrics by D’banj, Zlatan & Timaya
    by Olufunke Taiwo on April 12, 2024 at 6:00 pm

    D’banj, Zlatan, Timaya, BhadBoi OML, Kayswitch and Speckinging Lyrics Dive into the official lyrics of Taya, the collaborative track by D’banj, Zlatan, and Timaya, featuring, BhadBoi OML, Kayswitch, and Speckinging. D’banj, Zlatan, Timaya, BhadBoi OML, Kayswitch & Speckinging – Taya Lyrics Kalo si W-barKalo yo kalo jo pkaBabymi sha mi legbaBamiwi like a teacherOtipke tati The post Taya Lyrics by D’banj, Zlatan & Timaya appeared first on NotjustOk.

  • Odumodublvck dedicates next single to music journalist Joey Akan
    by Utere Naomi on April 12, 2024 at 5:54 pm

    Nigerian musician Odumodublvck has set the internet abuzz with a recent tweet dedicating his upcoming single to prominent music critic Joey Akan. The tweet, which reads “I AM DEDICATING MY NEXT SINGLE TO JOEY AKAN BWAHAHAHAHA @JoeyAkan – INDUSTRY MACHINE,” has sparked a wave of speculation among fans and industry watchers alike. Akan is a The post Odumodublvck dedicates next single to music journalist Joey Akan appeared first on NotjustOk.

  • Stonebwoy signs record deal with Warner Music’s ADA Worldwide
    by Utere Naomi on April 12, 2024 at 5:49 pm

    Ghanaian Afro-dancehall star Stonebwoy has inked a major deal with ADA Worldwide, the independent label services arm of Warner Music Group. The partnership will provide global distribution and label services for Stonebwoy’s upcoming sixth studio album, as well as his latest single, Ekelebe, featuring Nigerian rapper Odumodublvck. “This deal marks another stride forward in bringing The post Stonebwoy signs record deal with Warner Music’s ADA Worldwide appeared first on NotjustOk.


J-Generation Japanese Pop Culture News and Commentary

  • Rei Kuromiya and BRATS announce suspension of activities
    by David Cirone on March 31, 2024 at 9:46 pm

    Sisters Rei and Aya Kuromiya have announced their band BRATs is “No More, No More.” The on-again-off-again rock band has taken time-outs before (most recently in 2015), and this latest announcement came of March 31, nearly one year after their last live performance held on April 30, 2023. The duo made the announcement on their The post Rei Kuromiya and BRATS announce suspension of activities appeared first on J-Generation.

  • AiNA THE END drops creepy abstract music video for new song Frail
    by David Cirone on March 16, 2024 at 8:26 am

    Vocalist AiNA THE END has released her new song “Frail” with a music video Directed by Rachel Chie Miller, the video is a collection of tightly-framed close-ups of the singer cropped for into a social media-friendly box. Featuring lyrics written by AiNA THE END, with music was cowritten with Shin Sakiura, the song was written The post AiNA THE END drops creepy abstract music video for new song Frail appeared first on J-Generation.

  • ASTERISM Releases New Live Album THE DECISION with Premiere of Full Concert Video
    by David Cirone on March 5, 2024 at 6:56 pm

    Japanese instrumental metal band ASTERISM will release their new live album THE DECISION (Live in Tokyo 23.11.2023) on streaming platforms worldwide on March 8. To celebrate the support of their international fans, the band will post the full-length live video recording of the concert on their YouTube channel for 24 hours only, beginning March 9 The post ASTERISM Releases New Live Album THE DECISION with Premiere of Full Concert Video appeared first on J-Generation.

  • MIYAVI poised to release first album in 3 years, “Lost In Love, Found In Pain”
    by Molly Coggshall on March 1, 2024 at 5:42 pm

    MIYAVI is set to release his first album in three years, titled “Lost In Love, Found In Pain”. This announcement came during his most recent tour and fans are ecstatic. Exploring themes of duality, the highly anticipated album will be released in two parts — the first part, “Lost in Love”, is slated for an The post MIYAVI poised to release first album in 3 years, “Lost In Love, Found In Pain” appeared first on J-Generation.

  • Hoyaman’s endearing performances anchor quirky Japanese comedy (Film Review)
    by David Cirone on February 7, 2024 at 8:30 am

    Hoyaman (Sayonara, Hoyaman) Film review by David Cirone – Screening as part of Japan Society’s “Family Portrait: Japanese Family in Flux” film series on February 18, 2024 Hoyaman opens with a VHS clip of a costumed hero standing proudly on the beaches of the quite island of Ajishima. Garbed in a ridiculous orange mask and The post Hoyaman’s endearing performances anchor quirky Japanese comedy (Film Review) appeared first on J-Generation.

MuuMuse Pop music and pop culture musings.


  • Baby Rose and BADBADNOTGOOD Share New Project ‘Slow Burn’
    on April 12, 2024 at 2:40 pm

    After sharing “One Last Dance” in March, soul vocalist Baby Rose and Canadian band BADBADNOTGOOD have released their new EP, Slow Burn. The 23-minute set takes listeners on a genre-defying trip through the underbelly of Americana, psychedelic rock, blues, country and beyond.  Slow Burn includes a feature from Mereba, who appears on the centerpiece track “Caroline.” The post Baby Rose and BADBADNOTGOOD Share New Project ‘Slow Burn’ appeared first on Bring Back Soul Music.

  • Louis York and PJ Morton Share New Song ‘Puppet Strings’
    on April 12, 2024 at 2:40 pm

    Music duo Louis York (Claude Kelly and Chuck Harmony) has joined forces with PJ Morton for their new single “Puppet Strings.” In the retro-soul tune, Kelly sings about a love so entwined that he feels like a marionette handled by his partner. In essence, the song speaks to how we can’t help who captures our The post Louis York and PJ Morton Share New Song ‘Puppet Strings’ appeared first on Bring Back Soul Music.

  • Chlöe Dismisses Toxic Lover on New Song ‘Boy Bye’
    on April 12, 2024 at 4:46 am

    Chlöe has shared her new single “Boy Bye,” her second release of the year.  On the saucy kiss-off, Chlöe says adios to a lover who fails to meet her halfway in their relationship. In the first verse, she sings about overextending herself while he doesn’t even try to make an effort. “I was always loyal, The post Chlöe Dismisses Toxic Lover on New Song ‘Boy Bye’ appeared first on Bring Back Soul Music.

  • Tinashe Gets ‘Nasty’ on New Song: Stream
    on April 12, 2024 at 4:46 am

    Tinashe is back with her new single, “Nasty,” ahead of her Coachella debut tonight (April 12). The flirty banger was produced by Ricky Reed and Zack Sekoff. “I’m excited for everyone to hear my new song ‘Nasty.’ This is that all summer long kinda BOP!” says Tinashe. “It’s meant to make you feel sexy, confident, The post Tinashe Gets ‘Nasty’ on New Song: Stream appeared first on Bring Back Soul Music.

  • Babyface Announces Shows at Pearl Concert Theater in Las Vegas
    on April 12, 2024 at 12:45 am

    Babyface is returning to Las Vegas. The music icon has announced six shows at Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort.  The shows kick off Memorial Day Weekend (May 25 and May 26), with additional performances on Labor Day weekend and two in November.  Babyface announced his Las Vegas shows on his birthday (April 10) The post Babyface Announces Shows at Pearl Concert Theater in Las Vegas appeared first on Bring Back Soul Music.


HOT 97.3 Toledo Blazin’ Hip Hop & R&B

R&B Conspiracy R&B with a twist!

  • Aspiring Musicians Performance Series
    by rbconspiracy on March 3, 2024 at 12:49 am

    Come and see us at the Centennial Theatre in North Vancouver on Tuesday, March 5th! The best of the R&B Conspiracy… https://tickets.centennialtheatre.com/TheatreManager/1/online?bestavail=3027&qty=0

  • Rockin’ Steveston
    by rbconspiracy on November 1, 2023 at 1:13 am

    Come and join us for a rockin’ dance party in Steveston. Come and support us and Club 284!

  • Unveiling…
    by rbconspiracy on May 10, 2023 at 9:46 pm

    We have been busy! Check out our new promo video!

  • Smokin’ Hot at Seymour’s Pub
    by rbconspiracy on May 10, 2023 at 9:43 pm

    Wow! What a night at Seymour’s Pub in North Vancouver! The dance floor was packed; the food and beverages were tasty, and the band was on fire! Thanks to everyone who came out. We can’t wait to play there again.

  • Saturday Afternoon Dance Parties Are Back!
    by rbconspiracy on August 30, 2022 at 8:36 pm

    Join us Saturday, Sept. 17th for an afternoon of music, dancing, and a little day-drinking! The Saturday Afternoon Dance Parties have moved to the Lamplighter Pub in Gastown and we can’t wait to check it out; you should too! LAMPLIGHTER PUB, 92 Water St. Doors at 2pm and we play from 2:30-6pm.$11 at the door.