I(m)bali Live: Helen Herimbi sits with Kiernan Forbes
Reading Time: 3 Minutes South Africa’s self-proclaimed Prince of Hip Hop visited the #imbaliLIVE couch to discuss his come-up, legendary career and the future of AKA. Two cents: AKA’s real name is pronounced “Kerr-nan” and not “Keenan” Kiernan aspired to become a video game programmer and then a soccer player before transitioning to music. With a come-up story so well-known …
Friends of King Zimela
#BetterBlended, #LiveFromTheHive, Art, Artist, Creatives, Culture, Exhibition, Johannesburg, King Zimela, Lonwabo Zimela, Meet The Artists, Photographer, Photography, SA Creatives
- November 11, 2019
We went behind the camera with rising creative superstar Lonwabo Zimela as he unveiled his first solo exhibition, “Friends of King Zimela”. Estimated Reading Time: 1.5 Minute Naturally shy, King Zimela says his camera is one of the things that have allowed him to express himself. With “Friends of King Zimela”, he uses photography to show appreciation for the friendships …
How Does A Label Do It?
- Music, Uncategorized
#beatmaker, #BetterBlended, #djs, #LiveFromTheHive, #mediacontrol, #musicianlife, #platinumartist, #platinumrapper, #rappers, #recordingartist, #singersongwriter, #soundcloud, #soundcloudmusic, #undergroundartist, #unsignedhype, #unsignedtalent, #worldwide, #youtube, Artist, SA Creatives
- October 20, 2019
From 16BarsReloaded’s second #MusicUnscripted workshop, we got a glimpse of how major labels create superstars. Estimated Reading Time: 4 Minutes Some of the Music Industry professionals at #MusicUnscripted II The second #MusicUnscripted featured a panel of industry professionals discussing the ‘Independence vs. Signing To A Label’ journeys to musical superstardom. Panelists: Gavin Gutu – Label Manager, Urban Division Universal Music …
The Plateau Sessions: Film Industry
#BetterBlended, #BuildYourHive, #film, #LiveFromTheHive, #NeverStop, #RareHustle, Artist, Creatives, Culture, Entrepreneur, Entrepreneurship, Meet The Artists, SA Creatives, Start Ups, success
- July 21, 2019
If you google plateau, the definition you find sounds like: An area of flat or level higher ground. Something like this… Image from outreachmagazine.com Similarly, the J&B Hive holds The Plateau Sessions to let our audience in on the tools and education that have until now, been exclusively available to our member businesses. Let’s talk about $$$ Baby… After the …
#MusicUnscripted: How To Become A Superstar Performer
#BetterBlended, #LiveFromTheHive, #MusicUnscripted, #NeverStop, #RareHustle, Artist, Branding, Culture, J&B Whisky, Meet The Artists, Music, Musician, Performing, success, Vocalist, Workshop
- July 15, 2019
The modern music business is no walk in the park. While the icons of past generations navigated a (relatively) simpler industry, today’s artists juggle multiple hustles, clever marketing, and a stroke of luck before finally breaking through noise. #MusicUnscripted – 25 Aug. 2018 With so many vying for the top spot, an established artist has to be on top of …
Putting You On Some Elevating Vibes.
#BetterBlended, #LiveFromTheHive, #RareHustle, Artist, Creatives, Culture, J&B Whisky, Meet The Artists, Music, Musician, SA Creatives, Vocalist, Woke Arts
- March 30, 2019
At this point, anyone who still doubts the credibility of local music has probably been listening to the wrong music.