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Alugalug Cat becomes international collaborative song

What started as a simple video of me performing alongside a cat’s distress calls, has become a worldwide phenomenon with people from all around the world adding their instruments & voices to the song. Here is the original video: After the original video went viral, there was high demand for an official release, so here’s […]

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The Kiffness – Ievan Polkka ft. Bilal Göregen goes viral around the world

My song with Bilal Goregen has gone viral with more than 15 million combined views. The obscure Finnish folk song was originally performed by Turk Bilal Goregen and now features a worldwide remix by yours truly. Buy / Stream here: Spotify: When I first saw the video, I thought it was incredibly catchy and […]

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Lockdown Parodies

Since the start of the Covid 19 lockdown, I’ve embarked on an incredible journey of music. I’ve taken some of my favourite songs of all time & I’ve turned them into parodies of what I’ve been experiencing at home during the lockdown. It’s been an incredibly enjoyable (and sometimes cathartic) process, and I’m glad that […]

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5 steps to making sure you get paid your SAMRO royalties

Having your music on radio can earn you a great passive income. Every time your song plays on radio, you are owed a publishing royalty. SAMRO collects those royalties from radio stations & pays them to the people who wrote the song. One spin of your song on a prominent station like Kfm or 947 […]

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Dear SABC… No pay? No play

I refuse to let the SABC exploit & play any of my music until they start paying artists what’s owed to them. I recently became a member of South African Music Performance Rights Association (SAMPRA) who are in charge for paying artists needle time royalties, including session musicians i.e. the guitarist or drummer behind the scenes who […]

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The Kiffness make their debut at #HuaweiKDay 2019

K Day has always been on our bucketlist of gigs to play, so we were very excited when we finally got the invite this year. We pulled out all the stops, inviting the dancers from the “You Say You Love Me” music video (Manila von Teez, Maxine Wild & Jayde) to join us for the […]

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