‘The new hip-hop’: Moonchild Sanelly takes Dazed Digital around the streets of Katlehong to dive deeper into how amapiano has impacted South Africa.
Young Stunna’s amapiano track ‘Adiwele’ has achieved the number one spot across local radio stations in South Africa.
Boohle took home the Best Female Vocalist and Best Newcomer awards at the inaugural Amapiano Awards. See the full list of winners here.
Kabza De Small, who is dubbed as the ‘king of amapiano’ reportedly married his long-term girlfriend Kamogelo Geloo Moropa.
People just can’t get enough of Young Stunna’s debut album, ‘Notumato’, featuring the likes of Kabza De Small, DJ Maphorisa and Blxckie.
In a post praising the star producer a fan named DJ Maphorisa the ‘landlord’ of the South African music industry.
‘Ama2000s are really a vibe’: Aymos integrates Afro-pop with amapiano on his debut album, ‘Yimi Lo’.
Adele has officially released her first single in six years, titled ‘Easy On Me’. The Queen of Heartbreak also confirmed that her new album will be released on 19 November.
Lively dance star Kamo Mphela has risen to the top of the amapiano genre and celebrates her hit single ‘Nkulunkulu’ reaching platinum status.
Apple Music’s list of the most-streamed artists in South Africa features an array of local talent including Spoegwolf, Elaine and Nasty C.
Makhadzi’s album ‘African Queen’ cements her place in the South African entertainment industry as one of the brightest musicians today.
After working with Drake on ‘Certified Lover Boy’, Tresor teamed up with rock giants Metallica on a remake of one of their hit singles!
It’s girl power all the way on Makhadzi and Lady Du’s latest collaboration, ‘Tchukutsha’. Come rain or shine, this one will have you dancing!
Makhadzi is celebrating her latest achievements: Building her fourth house – this time for herself after gifting her family with the other homes – and the release of her upcoming album, titled ‘African Queen’.
Amapiano DJ duo Major League DJz, have bagged an eight-part reality series with MTV Base. Fans will get to see a different side to the twins…
Three new categories were introduced at the Samas this year, and all eyes were on the talented nominees to see who’ll take the award.
DJ Kabza De Small took home the most awards at the Sama27, followed by DJ Maphorisa. See full winners list here.
Talented and soulful ‘Idols SA’ season 16 finalist ZanoThando is all about love with his brand new afropop single ‘Isela’.
Amapiano has taken the continent by storm and artists will now be recognised by the first-ever South African Amapiano Music Awards.
The SABC is facing another financial crisis as they battle to pay royalties to SAMPRA for both the use of local and international music.
DJ Maphorisa recently said that Kabza de Small has ‘five cars and a R5 million’ home. Here’s a quick look at his house and fleet of cars.
The SAMAs are the most prestigious music awards in South Africa and this year, they promise an extravagant live feel to the show!
Amapiano has truly broken boundaries, not just in South Africa but also increasingly across the world. So much so that even Rolling Stone magazine is taking notice.
Netflix released their new South African original ‘JIVA!’ that features top dancers who move to some of our chart-topping hits.
Amapiano has grown to become one of South Africa’s biggest genres. As it grows one simply can’t keep up, so here’s a quick catch-up.