NAC denies Steve Hofmeyr clearance

Following objections by the public, including local musicians, to the planned shows in Lusaka and Kitwe by controversial Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr, the National Arts Council (NAC) has acted by denying him clearance to perform. NAC director Adrian Maanka told the Weekend Mail in Lusaka...

The Born and Bred Music Video Awards 2015 Nominations

The Born and Bred Music Video Awards 2015 Nominations have been announced and Here’s a full complete list of the nominations. BEST TRADITIONAL VIDEO Newlex – Imonde CG – Yala loka Mathew Tembo – Tisunge ndalama Tasila Mwale – shekala ku mutima Vulchino – Sweet honey BEST CONCIOUS VIDEO Wiggy man –...

Helium Prime Media present ‘Where are you?’ REMIX

  Helium Prime Media is proud to present 'Where are you?' REMIX by newly signed member of the label, Brawen, a HOT upcoming rapper, singer and performer. It features renowned vocalist and Rn'B act Lady Vogue who also featured on the Original version of the...

Artist Profile: USA Based Female Musician Siphiwe Wright

Siphiwe Wright , born and raised in Zambia,  is currently based in the United States ,she has been there since  2002. The soft spoken artiste had this to say in a recent interview  “I grew up in a musical family and so singing came naturally to...

Killa Beats Presents ““My Diary”

Yahya Kaba better known as KB K-Army “Killa Beats” reveals part of his revelations in a dramatic way dubbed “My Diary” alongside an army of passionate music acts “Dope G, Jae Cash, Eddie Black and F Jay“. It’s a nice and slow soft RnB/Hip...

Musicians plan petition over Steve Hofmeyr concerts

Local musicians are planning to petition the National Arts Council of Zambia (NAC) over the planned concerts next month by controversial Afrikaans singer Steve Hofmeyr who has been accused in his home country of promoting racism. The planned concerts next month in Lusaka and Kitwe and...

Slap D lashes out at Trade Fair organisers for offering peanuts

Award winning Zambian Hip-hop star Slap D has taken to social media to castigate organisers of this year’s Zambia International Trade Fair in Ndola for offering to pay him and his band K 3,000 per show. Posting on his Facebook page, Slap D said he...

Pilato case fails to take off

The case in which controversial musician Fumba Chama popularly known as Pilato is facing one count of conduct likely to cause breach of peace failed to take off this morning. This is in a case where Pilato in accused of producing a song titled A...

Bobby East and JK release “Tamanga“

Bobby East is getting set for the release of his upcoming album , "B.East", which will be out on 1st August  . To whet your appetite ,he has released a new Afro Beat Fused single featuring “JK” dubbed “Tamanga“. The song was  produced by Mr.Starsh Download the...

Just Slim presents his Dancehall infused Banger “Pon Replay”

Paul Banda popularly known as Just Slim presents his Dancehall infused Banger titled “Pon Replay”. This song has a “Cinderella” themed story line with Slim calling all DJs to rewind selector on a jam that reminds him of a significant other. Produced by Zero DB...

Mampi tackles stripping of women

  Cases of women being stripped naked by call- boys who regard their dressing as indecent are commonplace. Now Mampi, herself known for her sleek outfits, has released a song titled Boyo, which talks about the very issue. On the song, Mampi first makes a moral...

Ronnie releases video for her Latest Single “It’s Okay”

Ronnie releases video for her Latest Single "It's Okay" Video directed by @ThaDjLo for IKONiK Media. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=reCyFgsw_7U By KAPA187

Franciar releases visuals for “Namiyewa”

Franciar released the video for her song "Namiyewa" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SsZ2EBM2VJ0 BY KAPA187

Just Slim To Release Pon Replay

 Paul Banda popularly known as Just Slim will be releasing his Dancehall infused Banger titled “Pon Replay” on Monday  22nd June. This song has a “Cinderella” themed story line with Slim calling all DJs to rewind selector on a jam that reminds him of...

Up close with Katongo as she debuts her latest single “Baba”

Katongo Temba presents her latest single "Baba" . Written and produced by by one of Zambia’s leading producers and songwriters Chali Bravo. Listen to the song here: https://soundcloud.com/katongomusic/baba We caught up with her to discuss her latest single : KAPA187: Early this year you traveled to Zambia for a two...