Showcasing of Outstanding Talent

In keeping with the theme of showcasing outstanding talent from the Mandeni, KwaDukuza, Ndwedwe and Maphumulo regions of iLembe, featured artists for Mandeni include traditional Indian sounds from Kalakar featuring Keeran Eshwarlall, traditional Zulu dancing from Amasokemvelo, popular gospel band Mandeni Soul Healers, choral accapella from Central Voices, red hot maskanda from Sgora, kwaito sensations …

One Of The Nations Finest Rap Exports

19Born and bred on the streets of Mmabatho, Khuli Chana is one of the nation’s finest rap exports. Rhyming in vernacular rap called Motswako, he blends different local languages to bring a different sound, flavour and international appeal to the Hip-Hop scene.

To hear Khuli Chana’s rhymes click here:

And a taste of funky MuzArt:

Message from the MEC

We are both proud and excited to be part of this unique concept that reaches beyond just entertainment. Besides pro-active socio-economic elements, Awesome Africa celebrates Freedom Day with a gala concert in Durban and a ground breaking festival in Mandeni. With this, we aim to take music and arts back to the people and straight …