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Spoek Mathambo

Spoek Mathambo
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Genre: R&B, Rap, Other, World
Biography: Nthato Mogkgata was fronting the electro-rap acts Sweat.X and Playdoe and performing in the Afro-beat group Mshini Wam when his solo career as Spoek Mathambo started to take off. Released in 2010, Mshini Wam found the South African artist tying in lyrics about the political state of his homeland with ...Read full biography
Mshini Wam
Released: 2010
Label: BBE
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Producer/MC Spoek Mathambo presents a new kind of African music on Mshini Wam, an album that mixes hip-hop, dubstep, and Afro-pop, but that hyperkinetic, exciting sound is only half the reason this 2010 ...Read full review
Father Creeper
Released: 2012
Label: Sub Pop
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It's a notable shift, but the only thing one should read into Spoek Mathambo's jump from the funky and chic label BBE to the monolithic indie Sub Pop, is that the innovative African producer's music is ...Read full review
More Spoek Mathambo albums: Main Albums (2), Singles & EPs (1)
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