South African artists CD sales earnings revealed

A recent research conducted by South African publication Rapport has revealed that most musicians in the country get just under 10 per cent of the CD price.Global trends have long proved that CD sales no lo...

Papa Wemba dies aged 66 in Abidjan

Papa Wemba, one of Africa’s best-loved musicians has collapsed and died on stage, bringing to a dramatic close a career spanning six decades that brought him to the attention of an international audience – and ...

Platinum star Nathi joins Maxwell at BET event

Afro-Soul artist Nathi Mankayi will perform at the BET Experience Africa event later this year.The South African Nathi - whose debut album Buyel ‘ekhaya sold over R100 000 copies in just a few months - join...