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10 Dope South African Albums That Came Out This Month


South Africa saw plenty of album releases this month across many genres.

From Emtee‘s take on African trap on DIY 2 to Stogie T‘s layered lyricism on Honey & Pain, J Molley‘s moody R&B;/trap on Leader of the Wave, Mlindo The Vocalist‘s modern take on maskandi and mbhaqanga on Emakhaya, we bring you the 10 best South African albums to check out this month.

The list is in no particular order.


Emtee DIY 2

Emtee released a sequel to his pre-fame EP, 2014’s DIY. On DIY 2, he sounds more refined and more multi-layered than he did on the first one. Emtee sits comfortably on the throne as South Africa’s trap king. Every song on DIY 2 stands out. Emtee raps as well as he sings, and his producer Ruff seems to understand more now than ever.

Stogie T Honey & Pain

Stogie T‘s latest mixtape Honey & Pain

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Athletics: Kenya’s Mweresa fails dope test ahead of African showpiece – ADAK


NAIROBI (Reuters) – Kenyan sprinter Boniface Mweresa has failed a doping test and been dropped from the team for the African Championships which start in Asaba, Nigeria on Wednesday, a senior official from the Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (ADAK) has told Reuters.

Samples from Mweresa, who won silver in the 400m and gold in the 4x400m at the 2015 African Games in Brazzaville, were taken at the June 6-8 Kenya Defence Forces Championships in Nairobi and contained a banned substance, the official said on Tuesday.

The Kenyan delegation traveled to Asaba on Monday without Mweresa, who was a member of the team at the 2013 and 2017 World Championships in Moscow and London respectively and at the 2014 and 2018 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow and the Gold Coast.

Mweresa, 24, could not immediately be…

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Kenya’s Boniface Mweresa fails dope test ahead of African showpiece – Athletics


Kenyan sprinter Boniface Mweresa has failed a doping test and been dropped from the team for the African Championships which start in Asaba, Nigeria on Wednesday, a senior official from the Anti-Doping Agency of Kenya (ADAK) has told…

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