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Independent Spotlight: Nasty C

By Yesenia Urena   David Junior Ngcobo, a 19- year old rapper from Durban, South Africa, better known as Nasty C is a rapper, songwriter and record producer. Nasty C was influence by his older brother who was a producer

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INDEPENDENT SPOTLIGHT: GEMINI MAJOR

By Rachel W. Gemini Major was born in Malawi but his career is in Durban and the South African music scene. The first time he checked out the Durban hip hop scene in 2009, he was visiting his sister and

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Independent Spotlight: Emtee

By Yesenia Urena Emtee is a hip-hop musician and record producer from South Africa. Born as Mthembeni Ndevu in Matatiele, Eastern Cape, South Africa on September 15, 1992. Emtee first performed at the age of nine at school talent show.

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Independent Spotlight: AKA

By Yesenia Urena The South African rapper Kiernan Jarrid Forbes, better known as AKA, began his musical career in 2002, when he was part of a rap group named “Entity”, and gained popularity in 2005 when the rap group was

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INDEPENDENT SPOTLIGHT: DUNCAN

By Rachel W. Duncan is a hip hop sensation in Africa and was first featured on the track “Isukile” with Zawke. His album went gold and Duncan then started having his own singles. “Khayalami” featured Prokid, Redbutton, Zakwe and Musa.

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