Category Archives: Celebrity


Tendai Mtawarira; AKA ‘Beast’ is hailed as one of the legendary rugby players to represent South Africa and the Springboks. He is also the most capped Super Rugby player in South Africa with 159 caps for the Sharks. He retired as the most capped prop for South Africa along with the 2019 Rugby World Cup title […]

Naaked Out!

After months and months of anticipating the boxing “fight of the year” between two South African celebrity music artists, Cassper Nyovest & NaakMusiq we finally saw the outcome this past weekend. The event was part of #CelebCity, a three-day entertainment takeover that was eagerly anticipated. The match was live on SuperSport Variety 4 by sports […]

2021 Mzansi Music Highlights

2021 brought us so many hits almost in all music genres. Many would argue that “Amapiano” dominated the music scene, I guess you’d say so if only you’re a ‘yano’ head.  Let’s take this moment to reflect this year’s music wins and global collaborations that are worth mentioning.  Heavy K remixed Ed Sheeran single, Shivers […]

Genres & their development in SA

Life without music would be a quiet place. It is part of every average person’s life. There is a song for every emotion, every mood and every occasion. Music brings people together to form a bond beyond materialistic values – it makes the world, and society, a better place. South Africa has a vibrant music […]

Uncle Vinny is the “coolest” kid in Africa

Who doesn’t know Uncle Vinny? Kabelo Vincent Ndlovu is a 19-year-old MTV Base VJ and social media sensation people can’t get enough of. He is a true Gen Z – he makes a living just by being himself, a concept that’s foreign to the past generation.  You might be tempted to call him an “overnight […]

These Are Kings of “Amapiano”

If you’re unfamiliar with “amapiano” music genre then P Diddy is more South African than you. Amapiano were born in the soil of the streets of South Africa in 2012. The sound of amapiano is a mixture of Kwaito basslines, high-pitched piano melodies and low tempo of 90s Mzansi house rhythms.  While amapiano is huge […]

Master KG Is A Certified “Gone Boy”

The Limpopo-born artist, Master KG (real name: Kgaogelo Moagi) is indeed a certified international star. This must feel surreal for the musician to join the likes of Black Coffee, Trevor Noah and Thuso Mebdu as our export talents to the world.  The term “gone boy or gone girl” is commonly referred to an African artist […]

Manbox Gets Up Close And Personal With Love Island SA’s Ross Marshall

Navigating life as a young person is hard enough as is. Following your passion and calling can  also be very tricky. As a 20 year old performing artist and student, I applied for Love Island in  hopes to make a magical connection and simultaneously get a taste of what set life and the  industry could […]

This Is Why DJ Sbu Is A Townships’ Favourite Hustler

DJ Sbu (Sibusiso Leope) is indeed a townships’ favourite hustler.  If you’ve ever been in any South African “kasi” (township) nothing is more important than having swag, street cred and blending in. Leope is one of the few successful entrepreneurs from kasi that has all of the above and more. Even though Sbu is no […]