Archive | October 23, 2014

Fuse ODG Cops a Second Consecutive Best African Act MOBO Award

He has done it again, after being nominated in 3 categories in the MOBO Awards, Ghanaian-British musician Fuse ODG managed to walk away with one, Best African Act. Fuse was nominated in Best Song and Best Male Act but lost out to British singer ma Smith in the other two categories. Fuse beat fellow nominees, […]

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The Dust and Sheen of South African Hip Hop – Heather Maxwell

When I first heard the current hit South African song “Caracara” I knew I wanted to meet this crew. If there’s a winning recipe for feeling good, at least for 3:52 seconds, “Caracara” is it. The lazy, urban tempo, the sexy flow, and simple catchy hook is infectious. One listen drove me straight to Youtube […]

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