We recently shot Youngsta’s remix of Reason’s “Bump The Cheese Up”. Here are some facts he gathered together on his facebook page: 1. The video was shot in Hillbrow, Johannesburg 2. There were no props in the video. That was the real deal! (Wink wink) 3. The 1st verse was written in 2013 & the second in […]Read more "Youngsta’s #BTCU Remix – 10 Things You Didn’t Know…"
My man Bonzaya passed away following some circumstances last year. These pictures were shot a few months before he left, on our way back to Cape Town CBD following a rehearsal with Youngsta. I’ve been sitting on these images for what seems like eternity, wondering what’s going to become of them. Photographing people’s difficult; they die and […]Read more "For Bonzaya, Till We Meet Again…"
Yo! At the moment, I don’t feel that there’s anyone willing to pay for great, cutting-edge African writing that isn’t about politics. Music, for me, has always been a great place to write about intersections — socio-political issues; culutral issues; spiritual issues — not only on the African continent, but worldwide. I’m interested in experimenting with […]Read more "A Call To Action: Would You Buy These?"
It’s been a while since AKA has had anything to lose. Between his 2012 album Alter Ego and the start of 2014, AKA’s stature had swelled to extremes, practically making him king in his own lane. Coupled with a rigorous cross-country tour schedule and the occasional flight to either Kinshasa or Ghana, not to mention […]Read more "#Throwback | Witness The Levels Of AKA’S Fitness"
The dread-scribe Percy Mabandu needed a right-hand man to assist with images while he broke atoms down with bra Hugh and bra Pops. The results are in this month’s Blaque Life Digest, available at all reputable stores in South Africa. Pops MohammedRead more "#Featured | Bra Hugh & Pops Mohammed For Blaque Life Digest"
I decided to roam the underground parking lot that was Str.Crd in 2014 capturing captivating faces, some of whom I’ve made good acquaintances with. Here are a couple of them speaking about what creative projects they were involved with at that time. Deejay; slave to love ushering the dancefloor towards a better tomorrow. Currently: “[Busy […]Read more "#Throwback | Str.Crd 2014"