Sony Deal

Native Rhythms Productions, an integrated entertainment company, whose strategic thrust encompasses music publishing, production, marketing and distribution, as well as artists and events management, has concluded what could be considered one of 2010’s most significant local music industry deals with Sony Music Entertainment.

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Vuyo & Pu2ma Debuts

Native Rhythms/Sony Music’s debut artists’ Vuyo and Pu2ma
set to dominate this year’s major music festivals

Native Rhythms Productions, the pioneer of South Africa’s Afro and ethno Soul music genre, is set to dominate at some of this year’s major music festivals. A total of five Native Rhythms artists are billed to perform at three major festivals in and around Johannesburg, starting with the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz Festival, followed by the Tribute Concert at Moretele Park in Mamelodi and finishing with the Johannesburg Arts Alive festival.

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A busy week for Native Rhythms

Moshito Music Conference and Exhibition

Native Rhythms stand was an absolute hit at this year’s Moshito Music Conference at Bassline, Newtown. Pu2ma and Vuyo Tyolo, Native Rhythms’ newest artists spent two days at Moshito, meeting and building new audiences. A surprise visit by the Gauteng Province MEC for Arts, Sport and Recreation to the stand was the highlight, as well as that by Black Moses (Soul Brothers), iHhashi eLimhlope and Ebony, together with SAMPA members China and Morris Roda, Arnold Mabunda of Gallo Music Publishers.

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