Local small businesses contribute to the growth of the country’s economy, yet ONLY three out of ten have a chance to survive. To address this challenge, J&B Hive hosted a panel discussion on Sunday 17 November 2019 with South Africa’s thought-leaders and entrepreneurs to discuss various ways in which consumers, communities and large enterprises can […]

Riky Rick’s Cotton Fest Announced

Concept curator, the multi-talented KZN born entertainer and fashion forward, Riky Rick, recently officially announced the full local line-up for the first annual Cotton Fest taking place in Johannesburg next month. First revealed on his social media late last year, this inaugural one-day festival was created to merge both established and upcoming / underground SA talent onto […]

AKA’s Jika music video now out

Following his smash hit single, Fela In Versace, AKA kicks off the year with new single Jika featuring Yanga Chief. Jika has been a fan favourite off AKA’s Touch My Blood album. This highly requested song will now be the last official single release off the platinum selling album. This morning AKA released the Jika visuals as a birthday treat to his fans. You […]

AKA wins Best Hip Hop at the Sound City Awards in Nigeria

The Supa Mega, AKA, expands his international award collection with a Best Hip Hop win at the annual Sound City MVP Awards Festival which took place in Lagos, Nigeria this past weekend, on Saturday, 5 January 2019. The Sound City MVP Awards Festival is known as the biggest awards show on the continent, with an attendance of 5000 people in Lagos and […]

Live Better Music Festival

SA’s TOP HIP-HOP, HOUSE, GQOM, AFRO SOUL AND JAZZ MUSOS LAUNCH THE CAPITEC LIVE BETTER FESTIVAL Johannesburg, 28 September 2018: A new musical festival is set to take-over South Africa’s playground, Durban, over a two-day period, with an exciting line-up of the country’s top hip-hop, house, afro-soul and jazz musos. The inaugural Capitec Live Better Festival will take […]

Celebrity Actor Says NO to Alcohol Abuse

Eastern Cape born, award winning actor, Chumani Pan, has become the campaign ambassador for a province wide Anti-Alcohol Abuse Campaign (AAAC) that is targeting the four universities of the Eastern Cape (University of Forte Hare, Rhodes University, Walter Sisulu University and Nelson Mandela University).  The campaign has been running for the last 3 months and […]

Mobi Dixon’s SAMA Snub

Eastern Cape born DJ Mobi Dixon’s hit single, Lake by the Ocean, has been removed from nominations by the South African Music Awards (SAMAs) due to technical issues surrounding the song. This was announced by the SAMA’S public relations agency HM Entertainment in a press statement on Monday. “Mobi Dixon’s Lake by the Ocean is […]

Police Aim to Teach Walter Sisulu University a lesson

The local rugby league kicks off again this weekend with a mouthwatering match between two great rivals, East London Police and Walter Sisulu University (WSU). The match promises to be a great game full of entertainment as both sides prefer a running rugby style of play. Although historically Police has always beaten WSU, it will […]

Big Star announced as finalist for MIDEM artist accelerator 2018

Multi-talented creative musical genius, Big Star, has just been announced by the world’s leading music event, MIDEM, as a finalist for their upcoming MIDEM Artist Accelerator 2018 programme. The MIDEM Artist Accelerator 2018 programme has selected 11 emerging talent around the world from thousands of applications shortlisted by a highly qualified Artistic Committee which was made up of global heavy hitters […]