After organising and hosting her solo music concerts, Shibu Molomo started recording her debut EP Modimo Ke Sethakga released in February 2020. The album includes traditional hymns and new compositions. Gospel Artist Shibu Molomo grew up in Mookgopong formerly known as Naboomspruit in Limpopo. A place like Mookgophong does not offer much to a child as musically gifted as Shibu Molomo, however, this did not stop her from pursuing music from a young age. The province of Limpopo musically is known as the place where Zion gospel music triumphs due to two dominant churches found in the province. Shibu was exposed to this type ofRead More →

Newtown Junction in partnership with Secrets Of House Media hosted virtual concert on June 16 this month. The event took place at Capello Newtown Junction, Johannesburg between 12 and 5PM with an exciting performances from artists such as DBN Gogo, Lebza The Villain, Zan D and many more. The idea was to celebrate the graduates and learners who couldn’t celebrate their momentous achievements during lockdown, but also commemorate the youth who passed and those who still live. If you’ve missed out on the concert, watch the video below: Students and youth that participated during the concert walked away with a few giveaways and guess what? YouRead More →

If you live in the Fourways area and feel like COVID-19 has done too much damage to your personal style, don’t panic. The solution is literally right around the corner. A new Sorbet MAN franchise launched at the Fourways Mall this June. It offers everything South Africans have come to love about the Sorbet MAN brand and includes a few unique features. It is owned by a young black female entrepreneur, Phali Makopo; whose intent is to make her mark in the world of male grooming. “Some people might be surprised to see me entering this particular area, but it’s a very exciting sector toRead More →

If you’ve been wondering who Henny C is, below are ten things about the award-winning artist that will bring you up to speed. Henny C was raised in the neighbourhood of Mphambho village, Malamulele in Limpopo. He started singing in churches. During this time while he sang church hymns in XiTsonga, he developed such a unique singing style – unique enough to get his family encouraging him to pursue music professionally. He has recently recorded and released a love song titled Driver Ya Marato featuring fellow Limpopo hitmaker, King Monada. Driver Ya Marato is Henny C’s first song to be played nationally with radio stationsRead More →

Feeling the itch to go out for some entertainment? You know you can’t! Kwesta and Glen Bidderman-Pam will bring the perfect night out into your living room during the lockdown. This is brought to you by Jameson Irish Whiskey with Jameson Connects: The Stay Inn, a playbook of live virtual events – performances, comedy and discussions – that will take place over the next four weeks. The three virtual shows per week will be on Instagram Live, IGTV (Instagram TV), Facebook and YouTube. On the back of this campaign, Jameson has also committed to donating to Pernod Ricard’s #KeepTheSpirit campaign supporting the bartending and restaurant industries affected during the lockdown. The first Stay Inn kicked off onRead More →

It is a sad time for Tsonga people as they mourn the passing of one of the biggest Xitsonga Traditional Music pioneers, Samson Mthombeni. Samson Mthombeni was born on 31 August 1945 at N’waxinyama (Ka-Bungeni) and passed away on 5 April 2020 at Elim Hospital. The Khatisa Chavalala Cutural Heritage Foundation says that Mthombeni was among other artists such as General MD Shirinda and Daniel Baloyi who were legends to the origin of the genre their music and contributed to the cultural awakening in the country. In the 80’s, he performed in important venues in the country such as the Jabulani Amphitheatre.   In commemoratingRead More →

Hey Joburgers! Newtown Junction has put preventative measures in place of all stores to help reduce the risk of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease from spreading. In light of this pandemic, facemasks and hand sanitisers are sold out… but not to worry Newtown Junction X House Of Hohwa have you sorted in a fashionable manner… wearing a mask doesn’t have to be uncomfortable, make it part of your fashion staple whilst practicing aggressive hygiene. Your Mask, Your Fashion Statement, Your Safety… In addition to Newtown Junction supporting one of many small businesses (House Of Hohwa) through this brand awareness and safety measures social campaign, below areRead More →

Just before schools broke for the holidays, scholars at SPARK Bramley were pleasantly surprised by a visit from rapper and singer Sho Madjozi, ending the school term on a high! The 27-year-old musician was ‘blown away’ after seeing a video clip on social media of the jubilant rendition of her hit song John Cena, performed by the scholars at their Sparks fly (morning assembly). “I loved the passion of the kids, and wanted to meet them face to face,” she said, describing the school as “an amazing environment that makes learning fun.” Her final words to her star-struck young fans? “Celebrate the things that makeRead More →

Looking for ways to deeply cleanse your skin, fight blemishes and control shine while maintaining an even toned skin? Bramley’s Cosmetics has a few simple steps for you so that you enjoy a daily facial in the comfort of your own home: Step 1 Exfoliation – To cleanse, start out by using the facial bar, followed by the  to exfoliate dead skin cells. Once complete, use a lotion to remove excess oil and last but not least, for an instant matte look, finish off with a vanishing cream. Step 2 Cleansing –  Gently cleanse the skin to help open up clogged pores, reduce oiliness and protectRead More →