Cardi B calls for female rapper support after criticism of women in hip hop

2019-07-15 12:04

Cardi B wants people to support female rappers who rap about topics other than sex, after it was claimed by Jermaine Dupri that the industry is full of "strippers rapping".

10 reasons why you should absolutely know who Lizzo is

2019-06-03 15:09

There are just so many reasons you NEED to know who Lizzo is! If you don't know this R&B/Hip-Hop star who has been absolutely blowing up lately, then you have some serious catching up to do.


2019-02-12 10:20

HE often shows off his lavish home when he throws high end parties and it’s no secret that hip hop star Cassper Nyovest i

5 minutes up close and personal with SA rapper Nadia Nakai

2019-01-28 16:51

We spent some time getting to know more of SA's favourite rapper, Queen Bragga herself, Nadia Nakai.

All Hail Queen Moozlie

2018-12-21 13:17

Moozlie, real name Nomuzi Mabena, was crowned Best Female Rapper at the SA Hip Hop Awards on Wednesday evening. We caught up with the spirited rapper and TV presenter to find out how her 2018 chapter unfolded


2018-06-13 12:15

Rapper L-tido recently tried to get long time rivals Cassper Nyovest and AKA to let bygones be bygones and forge some sort of friendship.

The private anxiety of AKA and Anatii ahead of releasing BCWYWF

2017-07-30 00:00

Two of hip-hop’s most consistent contributors, AKA and Anatii, have released one of this year’s most talked-about albums. Rhodé Marshall visited them in studio days before the release.

Jub Jub is not the same person anymore

2017-07-09 12:00

Hip-hop artist and former prisoner Molemo “Jub Jub” Maarohanye talks to City Press about life after prison.

Hip Hop and women: a love-hate relationship

2014-08-20 16:59

New documentary probes hip hop and its treatment of women.

A Tale Of Three Cities

2011-01-18 08:46

This newly formed Pretoria band represents conscious Afrikaans rap that is light and spirited.


Life is better with music

2019-06-11 14:07

Did you know that science has proven that music can play a role in helping you get through the rigours and stress of life.

What we learnt from Riky Rick on fitness and fatherhood

2019-02-21 21:45

The rapper let us in on how he keeps fit, and the secret to being a great dad.


2019-02-11 10:50

RAPPER Kwesta was full of jokes when a video of a man who looks like an older version of him were posted on social media on Friday.

From Amy Shark to Cardi B, pop stars got personal in 2018

2018-12-27 18:06

The increasingly intricate entanglement of social media celebrity and popular music demands more of artists and their private lives than ever before.

MaXhosa and Okapi just launched a stunning new range with Riky Rick in London – this is what it looks like

2018-10-04 15:19

SA luxury brands Okapi and MaXhosa by Laduma have collaborated with musician Riky Rick in London.

'#MeToo won't change anything for women in hip-hop' - Cardi B

2018-03-20 10:21

Cardi B doesn't think women in hip-hop will reap the benefits of the #MeToo and Time's Up movements.

Can you love Hip Hop and be a feminist?

2017-07-11 14:24

WARNING: Parental advisory for explicit content.

Burgers and Hip Hop takes Cape Town

2016-05-05 14:57

The European festival shows that Cape Town is the perfect backdrop for burgers and hip hop.

Hip-hop your way to fitness

2014-02-11 16:27

You don’t need to be super-slick or ultra-trim to be able to dance. You just need to be ready and willing. After a few sessions the steps will start coming automatically – and so will the fitness rewards.

Nicki Minaj - Pink Friday

2011-01-04 09:54

Cocky yet vulnerable, and occasionally outstanding.

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