Sho Madjozi Wins Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award

Bookings for Sho Madjozi - UMG Live: Xitsonga rapper and Gqom hit maker Sho Madjozi is one of the most-sought after artists in Southern and Eastern Africa. Bookings at UMG Live

Sho Madjozi Scoops Nickelodeon’s Kid’s Choice Award & Celebrates Birthday With Sho Madjozi Day African pride and multiple award winning rapper, singer and actor Sho Madjozi scooped ‘Favourite African Star’ at the 2020 Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards.The channel premiered the virtual ceremony, on Friday, May 08 on NickToons  (DSTV Channel 308). The show was hosted by Victoria […]

In Case You’ve Missed it

      In Case You Missed It, you can still catch up on the latest news from your favourite UMG Live artists here… [vc_empty_space height=”120px”][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][eltd_icon_with_text icon_pack=”font_awesome” fa_icon=”” icon_position=”top” icon_type=”normal” icon_animation=”” title=”The Muses’ Live at the Lyric Theatre concert on YouTube” link=”” link_hover_type=”rotate” arrow_alignment=”center” custom_icon=”5260″ text=”As part of YouTube’s #stayhome and jam #withme campaign, […]


TELLAMAN GETS US UP TO SPEED Singer / Songwriter / Producer / Performer Tellaman has been busier than ever during lockdown, this time inviting fans to join him on an intimate autobiographical journey. Up To Speed is a 7-part Documentary style mini-series, detailing the story of Tellaman’s journey from the inception of his musical/creative career leading […]


STAY HOME WITH FATMAN THIS APRIL 23 April – For Immediate Release Are you missing live shows by your favourite artists as much as we do? YouTube and Fatman collaborate to encourage society to #Stayhome YouTube is joining the call to action for people around the world to #StayHome, in an effort to encourage everyone to flatten […]


#STAYHOME WITH SHO MADJOZI TONIGHT! 23 April – For Immediate Release The self-confident, colourful and vibrant SHO MADJOZI is tapped as one of the best performers in Africa.  With her infusion of her Tsonga background and urban street culture, she has certainly been embraced by the global audience for her uniqueness which has propelled her […]

The Muses release ‘bad guy’ cover

The Muses release ‘bad guy’ cover If there is a party worth starting, the best ignition mechanism is this funky electric string quartet out of Gauteng that will take any sensible situation and turn it into a sensational night to remember. Meet four drop-dead gorgeous, classically-trained virtuosos, all keen to get as many people on […]

UMG Live Exclusive Session with George Avakian

UMG Live Exclusive Session with George Avakian UMG Live got to catch up with @rockingthedaisies Festival Director, @georgeavakian We chat about how artists are selected on the #RTD line up, the evolution of the festival, how not to micromanage a massive team, and what RTD is doing to help SA in the fight against #covid19 Transcipt Contrary to popular belief, Lorem […]

UMG Live Exclusive Session: Fatman

UMG Live Exclusive Session: Fatman Johan @fatmanbrummer has come a long way since his time on The Voice Season 2, and the 20 years in the industry preceding that. Now signed to @umgmusiek, the singer sat down in this candid interview with @riaangrobler to talk about his career. Transcipt Contrary to popular belief, Lorem Ipsum is not simply random text. […]

UMG Live launches new IGTV series & Podcast

UMG Live launches new IGTV series & Podcast The live music ecosystem is multi-layered and often misunderstood. In a newly launched IGTV series, UMG Live speaks to industry professionals including promoters, software developers, accountants, musicians, lawyers,, publicists, show producers, choreographers and more in this new conversational series. The UMG Live Exclusive Sessions can currently be viewed […]