Entertainment

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Content creators are turning to new ways to connect with their fans

Many content creators, curators, musicians, artists, and influencers have invested in new ways to adapt to this new reality by leveraging technology to capture high-quality shareable content for their fans on social media channels and platforms via podcasting and vlogging.

South Africa's Sea Monster, received a $1 million investment from FirstRand's Vumela Fund

As South Africa emerges from lockdown with even greater needs for transformation in every sphere of life, Sea Monster is expected to play a pivotal role in revolutionizing communication and education across industries.

REVOLT TV is launching an online series exploring Hip Hop culture in Africa

REVOLT TV, the a Hip Hop culture digital platform owned by Sean "Diddy" Combs, has announced the launch of "What's Good Africa", a new half-hour unscripted series exploring all aspects of Hip Hop culture in Africa.

Showmax launched a new service in Kenya and Nigeria

Showmax has launched a new service, Showmax Pro, which bundles the existing Showmax entertainment service with music channels, news, and live sport streaming from SuperSport. The service will initially roll out in Nigeria and Kenya, with additional countries following shortly after.

How the music business is changing in the digital age and the role of record labels

The history of recorded music has been marked by endless artistic and technological changes. While music labels persist, digital technology has profoundly altered why they exist and how they work.

Use your phone to record and distribute your music with these apps - not much talent required

Hundreds of thousands of songs have been recorded and uploaded to music production apps and websites; the ability to monetize this could disrupt the pop music industry.

Streamed music is driving the comeback of vinyl

A story of predators and prey – and is not unique to the music industry. Once the appearance of new technology leads to the extinction of the previous one, it can be interesting to look at what existed before.