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Showcase of classical music infused with ancient African tradition

In honour of Africa Month, Capetonians will this week get the rare opportunity to engage with two internationally-renowned classical composers and hear how their African roots and the continent’s classical traditions have impacted their work..

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Fans beg Justin Bieber to cancel dates as fear grips pop's youth

Fans of Justin Bieber pleaded on Tuesday for his upcoming British tour dates to be canceled, underscoring the potential repercussions to music acts with a young fan base from the suicide bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

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African youth need to know their history: Khomo

Historian Izaak Khomo says young people in Africa need to be educated about their own history to have a better understanding of the challenges facing the continent.

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Mzansi celebrates Freedom Day

Freedom Day is an annual celebration of South Africa's first non-racial democratic elections of 1994. Peace, unity, the preservation and the restoration of human dignity hallmarks Freedom Day celebrations on the 27th of April of each year.

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Ontlametse laid to rest

Hundreds of people, including President Jacob Zuma, North West Premier Supra Mahumapelo and singer Lira, attended the funeral of 18-year old Ontlametse Phalatse on Friday in Hebron village in North West.

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James Bond star Roger Moore dies

British actor Roger Moore, who played James Bond for more than two decades with a suave wit, died Tuesday aged 89, drawing tributes for his portrayal of the womanising super-spy, and for his charity work.

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Africa Day festival to unite African cultural sounds

In an aim to collaborate and celebrate African music, The Joburg Theatre and the Department of Arts and Culture will this weekend host the Africa and Youth Day Celebrations.

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SABC1’s Raw Silk announced Season 1 Winner

SABC1’s fashion search talent show, Raw Silk, revealed season 1 winner and Mzansi’s next fashion designer extraordinaire in, 23-year old Siyabonga Ntini, an art enthusiast and fashion designer from Inanda in KZN.

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Here are all the SAMA23 nominees

Rapper Nasty C and Afro soul singer Amanda Black are leading in the nominations for the 23rd South African Music Awards.

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Mabulu justifies controversial Zuma, Mandela painting

Artist Ayanda Mabulu has defended his painting which depicts President Jacob Zuma performing a sexual act on late former president, Nelson Mandela.

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