Hip-hop should learn from gqom

2017-11-26 06:13

Slowly over the past three decades, South African hip-hop has emerged out of the shadows of kwaito to become a dominant force on the local music scene, writes Rhodé Marshall.

Film change is on track

2017-10-08 05:43

In light of recent reports about the “crisis” at the National Film and Video Foundation (NFVF), it is important to give context to the work that it does, writes Phil Molefe.

TV highlights for kids this September

2017-08-30 15:45

We've compiled a list of premiere shows and returning favourites this September on Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior, as well as Cartoon Network and Boomerang.

Celebs who’ve clinched new gigs

2017-08-16 12:58

In case you missed it, these celebs have new gigs lined up to add to their resumes.

Keeping us riveted to the radio

2017-07-12 12:05

More than a just a household voice on the air, multi-faceted DJ Fresh is a prolific music maker and successful businessman.

Start tapping your feet: 8 Restaurants in Joburg that offer great live music

2017-06-08 06:30

Here's where you can enjoy a meal accompanied by some live music.

MultiChoice starts DStv Thanks loyalty programme for Africa

2017-03-16 16:31

MultiChoice has launched a new loyalty programme called DStv Thanks across the rest of Africa – excluding South Africa – with DStv subscribers who will be getting access to additional TV channels for free, if they remain subscribed for at least 3 months.

Future of SA’s TV entertainment lies with our creatives

2016-11-20 06:39

Stories are fundamental to our human experience. It is through telling stories that we are able to get to know each other at a deeper level, to connect and communicate.

Africans tuning into more local TV programmes

2016-10-11 12:20

Raised on the backstabbing intrigue of 1980s American soaps "Dallas" and "Dynasty", and later, the heady drama of South American telenovelas, Africans are enjoying a surge in local TV content they can finally identify with.


9 No-bake sweet treats that will have your taste buds tingling

2017-11-14 14:30

Simple and absolutely no-baking required!

Give unknown musos the credit they deserve

2017-09-10 06:00

It has become the norm for established artists to steal from those trying to break into the industry. Most of these as yet unknown artists compose their songs in tiny back-room studios, forking out every last cent to come up with a finished product, writes Ntombizodwa Makhoba.

Editorial: Is it a defence of culture, or intolerance?

2017-08-27 06:00

This week, actor and musician Nakhane changed the biographical information on his social-media accounts to: “Born in Alice. Raised in Port Elizabeth. Exiled in Johannesburg.”

Delia takes 'triple threats' in her stride

2017-07-28 16:37

Delia Sainsbury identified a huge gap in the market to train performers at her Waterfront Theatre School and Waterfront Theatre College.

Selling happy memories

2017-06-08 12:37

Where most circuses have moved away from big-top tents and animal performances, the McLaren Circus is keeping the old traditions alive.

The best apps for keeping you up to date with trends and celebs

2017-05-19 11:19

So how do you make sure you are top of the trends and up to date? It is as simple – there’s an app for that!

3 Most memorable foodie moments from The Oscars over the years

2017-03-01 11:05

Floating candy parcels, pizza, doughnuts and cookies. We've seen them all at the #Oscars!

What is the greatest film ever?

2016-11-14 08:18

From Pretty Woman and 9½ Weeks to The Godfater and The Green Mile - the contenders for the greatest film ever are hard to choose from.

Mandoza brought cultures together – President Zuma

2016-09-18 20:01

President Jacob Zuma has paid tribute to Mandoza as someone who crossed the cultural divide with his music in South Africa.

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