johannesburg music


How Johannesburg's Young Black Artists Are Shaping The Future They Want

Twenty-four years after Mandela’s election, South Africa’s first post-apartheid generation is now coming of age.


The World Moonchild Sanelly Is Creating Includes Sexual Liberation for Women

The Johannesburg-based artist uses house and gqom to take ownership of her narrative.


How eMTee Rose to the Top of Johannesburg's Trap Movement

The Soweto native is a platinum selling artist in his home country of South Africa but now he's aiming to achieve international stardom.


Petite Noir Is Creating a Borderless Utopia With His Music

With his Noir Wave collective, the Cape Town-raised artist uses sci-fi and afrofuturism to reimagine what the African continent could be.