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#FeatureFriday: Spikiri

The Market | August 16, 2019 close
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Mandla Mofokeng (also known as Spikiri) is one of South Africa's most celebrated and influential music producers. With a career spanning over 30 years, he is one of the pioneers of the South African music genre Kwaito. He started his career as a back-up dancer for Chicco Twala in the [...]
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#FeedMeBeats: Mizi vs. Mr. Instro

The Market | August 14, 2019 close
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This week on #FeedMeBeats we check out two producers who flipped the same sample. The sample in question is Shirley Bassey's "If You Go Away". Two of South Africa's most talented producers took this Shirley Bassey gem and created timeless South African rap songs. On the left we have Mizi [...]
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Producers Come Together and pay homage to Johnny Clegg

The Market | August 6, 2019 close
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"Beats, Samples & Soundpax" is a WhatsApp group, formed by Soweto-based producers FulSkillaKilla, Don-Lebzotic and award-winning Pretoria producer Beatmochini, where producers and beatmakers talk all things production related - everything from beats, mixing, samples. The beatmakers recently dropped a beat-tape paying homage to legendary South African musician Johnny Clegg, who [...]
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5 South African Producer YouTube channels you should check out

The Market | August 2, 2019 close
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Here are 5 South African producer-run YouTube channels you should check out. Before we begin, please note that we won’t be covering producers whose channels solely cover their careers as solo recording artists. This list is for producers who create content outside of their own solo careers – i.e. web [...]
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#FeatureFriday: Zonke Dikana

The Market | August 2, 2019 close
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Zonke Dikana (professionally known as Zonke) is a multi-award winning record producer, singer and song writer. Born in the Eastern Cape in 1979, Zonke began her career as a song writer and, at times, backing vocalists for prolific South African acts which included;  Winnie Khumalo, Ringo, late R&B sensation TK and [...]
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#FeedMeBeats: Dr. Dre & Scott Storch vs. Kanye West

The Market | July 31, 2019 close
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This week on #FeedMeBeats we check out two productions that were made for rappers who specialize in that rapid fire fast flow, in our first ever handicap match. On the left, we have Dr. Dre & Scott Storch with their production for Busta Rhymes' "Break Ya Neck" from his 2001 [...]
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#FeatureFriday: Robin Kohl

The Market | July 26, 2019 close
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Robin Kohl is one of South Africa's most respected composers, recording, mixing and mastering engineers. He has worked with countless musicians in the industry and is responsible for mixing some of South Africa's most celebrated classics across genres that include Afro Soul, Jazz, Kwaito, Hip-Hop and more. He is the founder [...]
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#FeedMeBeats: Gabi LeRoux vs. Mdu Masilela

The Market | July 24, 2019 close
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This week on #FeedMeBeats we bring you two classics by two legendary South African producers from a time when Kwaito ruled the country. On the left we have Gabi LeRoux with his production on the late great Mandoza's cross-over smash hit single "Nkalakatha". On the right we have the classic [...]

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