Sat 30 May 2015, 09:00
MTV Base & Klipdrift Golden Beats Kasi Street Bash takes over Soweto and Kabelo (Bouga Luv) and PRO shine a light on their hood.
MTV Base (DStv Channel 322) and Klipdrift are bringing Soweto to life in an epic music showdown of South Africa’s most prominent talent, as the latest edition of the MTV Base & Klipdrift Golden Beats Kasi Street Bash rolls into Gauteng.
Celebrating the “golden” musical legacy and unique artistic culture of different South African “hoods”, the MTV Base & Klipdrift Golden Beats Kasi Street Bash hits the vibrant “kasi” of Soweto on 13 June at Walter Sisulu Square, Kliptown.
Killer performances and an amazing "street" vibe will be the order of the day. Lighting up the stage will be Kabelo Bouga Luv, Pro, Kwesta, KO and Black Motion, while DJ Kent, DJ Euphonik and DJ Vigilante will be holding it down on the 1’s and 2’s until the early hours of the morning. Bringing it all together will be MTV Base VJs and emcees, Nomuzi and Sandile.
Send a selfie of you and your crew to MTV Base on Twitter or Instagram @MTVBaseAfrica, using the hashtags #GoldenBeats and #MeAndMyCrew, and you and your “plus one” could win VIP tickets to the “bash”.
Highlights from the MTV Base & Klipdrift Golden Beats Kasi Street Bash will premiere on MTV Base on Thursday, 2 July at 21.00 CAT. Further celebrating the Soweto festivities, MTV Base will be airing the MTV Base Klipdrift Golden Beats: Artist Top 10 on Thursday, 11 June at 21:30 CAT, while Soweto homeboys Kabelo and Pro take viewers on a nostalgic tour of their home town in MTV Base Klipdrift Golden Beats Kasi Diary, premiering Thursday, 11 June at 21:00 CAT.
The MTV Base & Klipdrift Golden Beats Kasi Street Bash takes place at Walter Sisulu Square in Kliptown, Soweto. Tickets, priced R50, will be available at Computicket, and at the venue. Doors open at 18:30 CAT. Strictly over-18s only.