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Whether you in JHB, DBN, CPT or anything in between, it's the weekend and in Drizzy's words, it's ti

Pick of the Week – Loot Love VS Amanda DuPont

By now you already know the drill. We have two lovely ladies who we at HYPE go crazy for, and...

Slikour releases new song and first SA music store

Slikour has just launched a very exciting industry-first for South Africa - a new digital store tha

 
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    Cassper & AKA steal the show at Hipnotik Festival in Swaziland

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    Drake's Hilarious EPSY's Skit

    Drake's Hilarious EPSY's Skit

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    Common Releases His 10th Studio 'Nobody's Smiling'

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    Getting to know Major League DJz

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    HYPE-O-Meter

    HYPE-O-Meter

    July 21st, 2014

      “I’m not rapper. I’m a musician.” If we had a rand for every time we heard this come o[...]


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    PICK OF THE WEEK

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    It's been a while since we've brought the heat with Pick of the Week so it's only right that we come[...]

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    Pick of the Week – The Link

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