Posts Tagged ‘Capetown’

NonKu Phiri is a brilliant vocalist from CapeTown SA. That is featured on my upcoming Docu-Film “Africa is Your HOME”. Nonku is also a member of the Powerhouse Group Pangaea w/ Partners Whosane & Jimmy Flexx. Savalife features NonKu over the heavenly melodics of Savath + Savalas.

Enjoy this one 🙂
Sava life by nunulooloo

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PANGAEA (South Africa + BROOKLYN)
PANGAEA is the new international music sensation comprised of Jimmy Flexx (South Africa), Nonku Phiri (South Africa) & Whosane (Brooklyn, NY). I had the pleasure or sharing the stage with these brilliant minds earlier this year during my voyage to Capetown, South Africa. They Definitely caught my ear so I decided to share the vibes!

Check out their Latest Video “Dancing in the Rain” off the Prelude to Black Diamond album available now on itunes.


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MEET ILLiterate SKILLZ ( Jimmy Flexx + UNO)

ILL-Skillz –
The Skillz to pay the Bills 24 Hour Album

Up-and-coming  hip hop duo, Ill Skillz, has partnered with the Red Bull Music Academy to  shoot a unique reality show aimed at teaching music enthusiast how to make an album in 24 hours.

“It basically has to do with making a free-download album in 24 hours, including recordings, photo shoots, artwork creation, video shoots, mixing, mastering, press conference, launch party, etc… all in one day, ” comments Ill Skill’s Uno July.

The entire project was done at the Red Bull Music Academy Studios in Cape Town!
The Album Features Zaki Ibrahim, Stan1, Pangaea, John Robinson and more…

CHECK OUT THE NEW VIDEO FROM THE ALBUM: “UNBREAKABLE”


JOHANNESBURG

JOHN ROBINSON IN S.A

Johannesburg

“Back to the City” Productions presents John Robinson aka Lil Sci from Science of Life in South Africa!

The Unlearn Agency presents John Robinson aka Lil Sci live in Johazardousburg on the 26th February at the Original Soundtrack in Newtown. Feat Dj Raiko and the MUSIC ATLAST™ Crew….Be sure not to miss this exciting international event leading up to the most attended annual hip hop festival “Back to the City” 4!

Born in the South Bronx and raised in Far Rockaway, Queens, John Robinson (Lil Sci of ScienZ of Life) has sojourned through the underground scenes of New Jersey, Atlanta and Los Angeles with the result of creating a sound that is universally magnetic to hip-hop audiences of various backgrounds.

Robinson has performed with the likes of The Roots, Common, Talib Kweli, Mos Def, Dead Prez, Run DMC, MF DOOM and many others nationally and internationally. Musically he has collaborated with legendary producers MF Doom, Flying Lotus, J Rawls, and Jneiro Jarel on various projects.

John Robinson Website: http://www.thejohnrobinsonproject.com/

On the decks:
ROMZ DELUXE
THEMBA
SYMATICS
CAPTAIN SCHTI
THA MUZIK AND
RAIKO

Tickets: R80 @ the door

CAPETOWN FEB. 27th

Yes Yes Ya’ll! The Greatest Show on Erf is back! KOL and Butan are kicking off our international line up for 2010 with John Robinson (Lil Sci) of Scienz of Life.

Pangaea will be opening up for John Robinson with their first performance together in almost a year. This crew consists of New York Emcee Whosane with Cape Town artists Nonku Phiri and Jimmy Flexx (ILL Skillz).

Hosted by Mingus with DJ Raiko on the decks!

Kool Out Live Jazz Trio!

B-Boys!

Butan Giveaways!!!!

Tickets: R70 at the door
R50 presale (Location TBD)

We warned you about People Under the Stairs! This show will also sell out! Buy your tickets presale or get to the venue early! Don’t say we didn’t tell you!!!!!!!!