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Joe: Behind The Music

International songwriter, record producer and singing sensation, Joe Thomas, known to the world a Joe is the definition of R&B. The muso is one of the best examples of musical longevity with a career that spans over two decades and 12 albums. As a result, Billboard listed Joe 48th on its list of the Top 50 R&B and Hip Hop Artists of the past 25 years. One cannot mention classic R&B hits without thinking of...

Five Reasons Why We Love Sjava

It’s been a whirlwind year for multi-award winning superstar Sjava. This unstoppable trailblazer has proven in more ways than one why he deserves the title as one of SA’s top artists His Music– The Kwazulu-Natal native ’s debut album, Isina Muva, catapulted him to stardom. With massive hits like Ekuseni, the album becomes an overnight success. Sjava received a South African Music Award (SAMA) for Best Produced Album, and yet another SAMA for Best Music...

Selaelo Selota -Thrrr…Phaaa

Here's a sneak peek of what you can expect from the legendary Selaelo Selota. Catch this icon at the Macufe Indoor Jazz concert 11th October 2018....

Vusi Nova Calls Out Industry Fakes

Multi award-winning singer Vusi Nova has just released his third album titled Manyan-Nyan. The release comes hot on the heels of his triple platinum award-winning album Naninina. The muso told Trending SA that he is using parts of the album to put the fakeness in the industry on blast. How? By collaborating with a significant number of artists on his new album, in the hopes of beating fakeness in the industry with unity. "I feel there...

Tiwa Savage Opens Up About Being A Woman In Africa

Mavin record queen, Nigerian songbird Tiwa Savage, has spoken out on how hard it is to be a woman in Africa. The world famous songstress took to her Instagram page to share the difficult time she is going through as she continues to make a name for herself internationally and climb heights many African artists have yet to see. On her Instagram story (status), the music powerhouse said: “I feel like giving up; I am tired...

Nathi Mankanyi Talks Creating Happy Music

If you are a Nathi Mankayi fan you have come to love him for his mellow and somewhat morose sound. However, in his new 2018 album, Iphupha Labantu the Multi-award winning artist is no longer focused on bringing pain to life with his lyrics but is taking on an uncharacteristically happier tone with music focused on gratitude and love. "People have gotten used to me singing mellow and sad songs a lot. But in this...

Trevor Gumbi Adds Serious Actor To His CV

When the name Trevor Gumbi is mentioned, one automatically thinks of stand up comedy sets filled with tears and uncontrollable laughter. Well, this September Trevor has proven that he is more than just a comedic figure by getting in touch with his more serious side in the new proudly South African film “Looking for Love” with leading lady, fellow comedienne, Celeste Ntuli. The film follows 38-year-old Buyi (Celeste Ntuli) who is on a desperate search...

Lion of Judah Hitmaker Releases New Album

Lebo Sekgobela, The Gospel singing sensation who showed up on South Africa and the world’s radar in 2016 with her explosive gospel hit Lion of Judah plans on making the same waves with her new album Umusa. Her new double-disc album recorded live at Rhema Bible Church in March carries on the momentum she enjoyed from the release of 2016 LP Restored. Just like her previous album fans can anticipate 20 songs that will take...