Category: Jazz

“My approach to jazz is a very communal one” says Nduduzo Makhathini

Jazz artist Nduduzo Makhathini spoke of how he makes music with intentions to heal people. Speaking to TshisaLive the Award winner  further elaborated on how being a...

Kirk Whalum Speaks Of How Zahara Won His Heart Over

American smooth jazz saxophonist and songwriter Kirk Whalum had a chance to work with Zahara on her newly released album Umgodi which went Gold in six hours of...

“I have been in treatment for prostate cancer since 2008” Reveals Hugh Masekela

Jazz Veteran Hugh Masekela revealed in an a press statement released over the weekend that he has been suffering from prostate cancer and have been in treatment since...

Details On Abdullah Ibrahim’s Upcoming Performances In SA

Details on Abdullah Ibrahim’s Upcoming performances in SA set to take place on the 13th and 14th of October. Legendary South African most celebrated  pianist...

Bhudaza On His Journey As A Jazz Artist

Jazz star who goes by the name Bhudaza Mapefane spoke of his journey as a Jazz artist and his performance at the Standard Bank Joy Of Jazz Festival this past weekend. It...

Ladysmith Black Mambazo Founder Joseph Tshabalala’s Shocking Health Scare

It has been reported that the founder of the Legendary sicathamiya band Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Joseph Tshabalala is currently going through another health scare in his...

WATCH : Hugh Masekela -Heaven In You ft J Something Music Video

When Hugh Masekela and J’Something announced their collaboration, people didn’t know what to expect, they got together and created a wonderful track Heaven...

Msaki and The Golden Circle’s Musical Sound And Collaboration

Msaki and The Golden Circle is a Folk and Jazz musical band that has newly formed and aims to retain Africa’s identity and culture through their soulful music. In...

Tutu Puoane Speaks Of How It Feels To Perform For SA Audience

Jazz songstress Tutu Puoane spoke of her experiences of Performing for South African crowd in an interview with Sowetan Live and said that SA is the most honest audience...

Stimela And Hotstix Mabuse To Headline Ekurhuleni Comes Alive Jazz Evening

Legendary Afro fusion jazz band iStimela is set to headline the upcoming Ekhurhuleni Comes Alive Jazz Evening in Birchwood Hotel as part of celebrating the Heritage...

Jill Scott To Be Part Of This Year’s Durban Essence Festival

It has been announced that American singer and songwriter Jill Scott has been added in the artist line up for this year’s Durban Essence Festival which is to take...

Simphiwe Dana Releases The Simphiwe Dana Symphony Experience

Simphiwe Dana Releases The Simphiwe Dana Symphony Experience

Simphiwe Dana Releases The Simphiwe Dana Symphony Experience which is a video and audio recording of the sold out Live Symphony Experience on the 26th of November 2016....

Don’t Miss Out On Riky Rick’s Collaboration With Hugh Masekela

Award winning rapper Riky Rick will be performing live with the Legendary Jazz musician Hugh Masekela at the Jazz festival in September. The trumpeter and rapper will be...

Pretty Yende To Perfom Mozart’s Requiem At Gold Reef City

Award winning South African Opera musician Pretty Yende was in New York weeks ago where she made a performance that left everyone praising and acknowledging her. She got...

Enjoy Women’s Month And Become Part Of Imbokodo Jazz Festival 2017

Today is the first day of the month where South Africa celebrate women in all forms. One of the celebrations will be a Jazz festival that will be held in for...

Hugh Masikela To Direct A Theatre Play About Regina Brooks

Legendary musician Hugh Masekela has been in the industry for more than 4 decades and he is still making best of his music. Masekela had gone through some life...

USA Band Decoda’s Life Changing Visit To South Africa

When most musicians tour it is usually for performances and exploring the place they are in, Decoda musical collection from New York City is currently touring South...

Pics! Ray Phiri’s Memorial Service

Over a week ago the legendary musician Ray Phiri passed on, living the country and family in utter sadness. The musician left behind a wife 5 daughters and 3 sons. His...