Limpopo’s Golden Girl Sho Madjozi is Here to Stay

Sho Madjozi debut album “Limpopo Champions League”earned her two South African music awards this past weekend. Sho Madjozi is also nominated for best new international artist at the BET award.

As announced during one of her acceptance speech at the 25th annual South African Music Awards this past weekend, yesterday saw the release of multiple award winning Tsonga rapper Sho Madjozi new music video ‘IDHOM’. The track taken from her critically acclaimed debut album “Limpopo Champions League” is one long selfie video made with the kids from her hometown Shirley Village in Limpopo and it means “you’re an idiot.”.

The video is raw and shot on a regular day in her village. The music video is edited from a few continuous frames of youngsters passing a mobile phone to each other while  filming themselves and Sho Madjozi in and around the village. Directed by Sho Madjozi herself with DP by Garth Von Glehn and editor Lodewicus Thabang. Animation by PUKS.

 

 

Sho Madjozi’s Upcoming Local and International Show Highlights

Saturday, 8 June – VYV Les Solidarites Festival (France)

Friday, 14 June – La Magnifique Festival (France)

Saturday, 22 June – Mawazine Festival (Morocco)

Saturday, 06 July – Fact Durban Rocks (South Africa)

Saturday, 17 August – MOMA PS1 Warm Up (New York City, USA)

Saturday, 12 October – AFROPUNK Atlanta (Atlanta, GA USA)

Friday, 19 July – Sonar Festival (Barcelona)

30/31st December – AFROPUNK Joburg (South Africa)

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