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Tags: Thebe

Flowers for Lenyora

Flowers for Lenyora

Kwaito is not just authentically South African music. It’s a definite thread that contibutes to the fabric of black culture. So, it makes sense to look back at some of the pioneers of kwaito and, while they are still alive, give them their flowers. When I had this conversation with...
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Introducing i(m)bali

First it's name was Archives. I had even thought about how I was going to make the h in Archives the hdot logo. But then I asked the Universe to give me another name if Archives was not it. It came to me in the shower. And I am obedient...
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On: Thebe

On: Thebe

Thebe is everyone’s favourite kwaito uncle. When we meet, the restaurant is so noisy that I ask him if he minds if we sit outside where people will likely want to speak to him. “I don’t mind,” he says nonchalantly, “I love the people.” Exactly how you’d expect a famous...
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