What Happened to Uhuru

What Happened to Uhuru

Uhuru is a South African music group. The name Uhuru is a Swahili word that means “freedom.” Some Background Uhuru was initially made up of 4 group members. The group members are Maphorisa (Themba Sekowe), Mapiano (Nqobile Mahlanu), DJ Clap (Sihle Dlalisisa) and Xeli (Xelimpilo Simelane). Before signing with Kalawa, Mapiano, Maphorisa and Xeli were friends pushing contemporary African jazz. Mapiano, Maphorisa and Xeli originate from Soshanguwe in Pretoria. They met DJ Clap who was already at Kalawa and they formed the group Uhuru in 2012. The four of them…

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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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