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A young man dances to Kwaito music near his friend's sound system and car wash business on the streets of Alexandra Township in Johannesburg, South Africa September 24, 2007. Kwaito fans and artists often meet at a Saturday car wash to discuss music and neighborhood happenings. Kwaito, the musical genre emerging out of the South African townships at the end of apartheid, has traveled from homes, into the clubs, and out onto the streets, evolving into an urban culture that has swept the countries youth into communalized rebellion and self-expression through music and dance. Not unlike early blues and hip-hop in the US, Kwaito tells stories - of life impoverished, but also of being young and sexual and free. This work looks at Kwaito culture in the South African townships of Johannesburg..

Club Banga With Kwaito Mix

Today we take you down memory lane with some real old skul kwaito jams. On this music marathon brought to you by ClubBanga, you get to enjoy songs that once dominated...

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That Friday Tribal House Mix!

We are back at it! Like any other Friday, music is the order of the day, especially a DJ mix. Today we have decided to shake up things a little and make you dance with a...

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DJ Fixx In A Hip-Hop Music Marathon

Fixx is a Jo’burg based DJ, who can mix in a variety of different Hip-Hop beats, from old school to current and future club bangers. Influenced by spinners such as...

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Old-Skul Kwaito Mix With DJ Tastyboi

It’s another Friday and we are at it again! Like we always say, Fridays are less yada-yada and more music. Today we take you down memory lane with old-skul kwaito mix....

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Jumpstart The Weekend With DJ Leverage

We can’t help it when we come across a well-prepared mix with only South African tunes. It’s another Friday and as usual, we are back with yet another weekend mix...

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Soulfulness Journey With Emperor Skills

We are of a belief that being a DJ is something that should come out naturally and often than not, a talented DJ is able to showcase their skills without trying so hard...

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Euphonik In The Mix

Euphonik is one of South Africa’s most successful young dance DJ’s with a reputation for being able to please a diverse crowd both in the clubs and on the...

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DJ Dolph Turning It Up With Hip-Hop Mix

We honestly love anything that has to do with South African music. Actually, you can take us back to mbaqanga days, bubble-gum, kwaito, house all the way to current hip...

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Winter Music Marathon

You cannot mention music without having included Phash The Passionate’s name. This talented music producer and renowned DJ keeps on bringing a different vibe to...

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DJ Fixx Back With Another Hip Hop Mix

Happy Friday! By now you should know what this day is all about here at Music Link. Yes, you are right, it’s a music marathon time. Keeping you on your toes,...