Of all the country's homegrown pop, South Africa's hip-hop scene has had the hardest time proving its commercial sustainability where house and kwaito – local musical genres whose successes it's constantly measured against – have more or less flourished.
Cape Town - Capetonian indie-pop trio Beatenberg were the big winners at the XXI Annual South African Music Awards on Sunday night ... of the Kia Record of the Year award was Caracara by KO ft. Kid X. The track had secured the most SMS votes from the.
The year's beautiful mixed bag of sounds featured an array of new talent, comeback kids, reworked old school classics and jazzy lounge music mixed with pop. We were truly spoilt for choice. With such variety, we sadly couldn't pick all our favourites.