We recap the top stories of the week (29 Jan – 2 Feb 2018)

This week we have seen some of the hottest news and interviews and we give you all the heads up of what you might have missed.

Our editor talks about the recently released hip hop compilation album and its celebratory event and you can egt all the information by clicking here: EDITOR’S CORNER: The Gallery Tape Vol 3 is out, and The Gallery Tape Experience event is going to the East side

Exclusive interview with the stage assassin, east side based rapper and producer Bheki ‘Dash’ Magolego of Dash Records here: INTERVIEW: ‘That is the reason why I don’t give up. I believe in whatever I am doing’ – Dash

East side based comedian and DJ Behind Bars made waves and headlines this week with his song Ba Monyobile which divided opinions about his use of ‘vulgar’ words. The story also made it to Daily Sun. Read all about it here: DJ Behind Bars has hit the charts on his controversial song

Exclusive interview with house DJ / Producer Sbusiso ‘De Sbu’ Mabena of Vuka hit. The song also made it to MMG’s house music compilation album The Gallery Dance 1st Chapter released in October 2017. Enjoy the conversation here: INTERVIEW: ‘Vuka was just a test but now it is doing well’ – De Sbu

Hip Hop / RnB artist Florde Jicasso recently tied the nod with his high school lover and we take a look at what took place here: We take a look inside Florde Jicasso’s wedding held in January

One of few RnB artists you can find around Mamelodi, Moses ‘T.toniQ’ Mnyamane shares his journey and what we can expect from his upcoming debut album here: INTERVIEW: ‘Expect someone who is real. Someone who knows his craft’ – RnB singer T ToniQ

After his headline making song Ba Monyobile, the DJ thanked the fans for the support after his song broke records for most downloaded song in a day, attracting over a thousand downloads in under eight hours. Read or listen to his message here: DJ Behind Bars thanks South Africa for the support and hopes to make his hit a national anthem

We look at Nyico Loco’s first days as a music producer here: Did you know where and when Award winning DJ / Producer Nyico Loco started his music journey?