Mzansi Soul

Mzansi Soul

Mzansi soul has always been distinctly different from its Western counterpart, fusing a rich vocal tradition with regional folk elements. The scene at large is one in which many voices flourish, whether it's classic artists exemplifying the genre’s timeless qualities or modern Afropop stars threading in accents from rock, jazz, and more. Our editors regularly update this playlist, which explores the wide breadth of Mzansi soul. If you hear something you like, add it to your library.

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