What Happened to Bongo Maffin

What Happened to Bongo Maffin

Bongo Maffin is a South African Kwaito/ Afro Pop group. The four members that have been part of the group are Jah Seed, Stone, Thandiswa Mazwai and Speedy. Some Background The story goes that Zimbabwean born musician and DJ Zah Seed formed Bongo Maffin shortly after moving to South Africa in 1996. In the beginning it was Jah Seed and vocalist Stone Seete who had previously worked as a backup singer for Kwaito musician Thebe. In 1997 Thandiswa Mazwai joined the group as the lead singer and she had previously…

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What Happened to Bongi Dube

What Happened to Bongi Dube

Bongi Dube is the daughter of the late legendary reggae musician Lucky Dube. Like her father Bongi Dube is also a musician. Some Back Ground Reports state that Bongi got into the music industry by chance. I would say destiny if you believe in such. With a father in the music industry she started singing from a young age. Singing in school choirs. She made her breakthrough into the music industry when she got a call from a guy, Bheki Dlamini who had heard her sing and wanted her to…

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What Happened to H2o (Hip Hop Group)

What Happened to H2o

H2o is a South African Hip-Hop duo who comes from Meadowlands, Soweto. The two members are Menzi Dludla and Siphiwe Ngwenya. Some Background The duo started out as a Kwaito group known as MSV. The Kwaito route wasn’t working out all that well and later on decided to start producing Hip-Hop music and distance themselves from Kwaito. In an effort to further distance them from previous endeavours they changed their name to H2o. They seem to prefer 3 letter names. The rhyme in Zulu and have provided many memorable lines…

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Kwesta’s DaKar II Album Goes 7x Platinum

Kwesta's DaKar II Album Goes 7x Platinum

South African Hip Hop artist who is popularly known as Kwesta took to social media to share that his third album DaKar II has gone multi-platinum. As per RISA certificate an album must sell 30,000 units to be certified platinum. On a tweet Kwesta wrote the following. I wonder though if Kwesta’s DaKar II is really SA Hip Hop’s all time selling album though as Cassper Nyovest Tsholofelo album has supposedly reached diamond. Congratulations to Kwesta for this incredible milestone and will the hits on the album diamond status is…

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How Much SA Musicians Charge Per Show

How Much SA Musicians Charge Per Show

The South African music industry has certainly blown up in recent years and so has the amount of money musicians charge per show. Rewind a decade back if you told your parent that you wanted to be a musician, you would likely be told about so and so who is a doctor, who drives such and such cars, and lives houses here and there. Today though musician make the kind of money doctors would love to get there surgical gloves on. Let’s take a look at: How Much SA Musicians…

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Top 10 Best Selling SA Hip Hop Albums

Top 10 Best Selling SA Hip Hop Albums

South African Hip Hop has come a long way to be one of the most influential music genres in the country. In this digital world it is refreshing to see that fans of Hip Hop still buy albums by the boatloads and perhaps the CD isn’t dying just yet. Here are the: Top 10 Best Selling SA Hip Hop Albums 10) K.O – Skhanda Republic (2014) Gold Skhanda Republic is the debut studio album by South African hip hop artist K.O. The album had hits like Caracara FT Kid X…

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Distruction Boyz Stole Omunye Beat

Distruction Boyz Stole Omunye

Did Distruction Boyz Stole Omunye Beat from DJ Lag – Trip to New York. Hello and welcome to RedLive YouTube video. If you enjoyed the video please comment, like and share it with your social people. Unless you don’t have friends. To check out my previous video click the one right. The video on the left is randomly selected by YouTube so don’t blame me. Also watch: What Happened to Mabala Noise Entertainment Don’t forget to subscribe and join the pack.

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What Happened to Mabala Noise Entertainment

Mabala Noise Entertainment

Mabala Noise Entertainment is a South African independent record label owned and founded by Reggie Nkabinde and DJ Bongz in 2015. I would argue everyone to visit the website www.mabalanoise.co. As per their about us page it reads “Mabala Noise is a record label that focuses on what is important; investing in the music and talented artists that create it. We believe in creating a collaborative and innovative environment where our artist can thrive and reach their maximum potential in a stress-free atmosphere.” The vision of our movement began in 2008,…

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Skwatta Kamp could be making a comeback

Swatta Kamp

Skwatta Kamp could be about to release a comeback album featuring their old greatest hits. This comes after many reports that have been suggesting such. Which isn’t a bad thing for the people who were born in the 80’s. Skwatta Kamp is made up of seven group members. They are Infa, Nish, Shugasmakx, Nemza, Slikour, Bozza and the late Flabba. Will they be able to impress or win the youngsters who were born in the 2000’s because the hip hop back then and the hip hop that they’re listening to…

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