Snaps of South Africa's top female artists seated around a table hit and damn near crashed the web recently, sparking much speculation on various blogs about what could have possibly brought them together.
We are happy to confirm that the panel, consisting of Babes Wodumo, Busiswa, Nadia Nakai, Moozlie, Lady Zamar, Rouge and Miss Pru was assembled to address issues concerning the state of the South African music industry, as part of an upcoming V-Entertainment roundtable. The special episode is set to air this Friday at 18:00 on sister channel 1Magic, DStv channel 103.
In thinking about some of the hottest topics that will be tackled during the special; it's also worth reflecting on the industry's transformative revolution in the past few years. Every single of the acts on the table has crafted their own niche in a growing open industry, where we've seen some of the biggest hits come from women.
There's lots to chat about; from the rise of the Gqom wave to the recent peak of Hip Hop as the most topical genre in the country.
With the most successful tier of the business in one building, what do you think they talked about on the show?