Free Download: Top 5 South African Reggae DJ Mixes on Mdundo
5 July 2021
[Photo Credit: Motivation ofAfrica]
By Kinyua Mwangi
Music is without a doubt at the heart of South Africa. South Africans are best described as heavy consumers of music. To this regard, Reggae music is a mainstay and it is for all the right reasons.
Reggae godfather the late Lucky Dube shaped governance and social life of South African’s through his music. More than 13 years after his death, his music still lives on, and has inspired a new crop of reggae artists who are considered the society’s mouthpiece.
This article reviews top South African reggae mixes to stream and download for free on Mdundo:
South Africa Reggae Tunes #01 Mix
Nothing beats the feeling of a legend speaking to you through music. And this is what this mix is all about; a legend; Lucky Dube speaking to us posthumously. The mix features four of his songs namely; Jah Live, False Prophets, Taxman and Reggae Strong.
Lucky Dube, Tanya Stephens, Glen Washington
This mix is the ultimate dose of reggae power from the best of the best. It features Lucky Dube (Reggae Strong), Tanya Stephens (It’s A Pity), Glen Washington (Strangers In The Night) and Duane Stephenson (August Town).
Reggae Mix _ Roots & Culture 25 ft. John Holt, Do
This mix takes you back in the day with oldie roots. They still maintain their allure decades after being released. Surprisingly, they appeal more to the younger generation due to their cultural sense, something they fight hard to keep on tabs with.
South Africa Reggae Vibe #01 Mix: Mighty Senzo, Lucky Dube
Remember the nostalgic tune ‘Nothing But Prayer’ by Mighty Senzo? Well, it starts off this great mix and is followed by other phenomenal hits by Lucky Dube; We Love It and Back to my roots.
Latest South African Reggae #01 Mix : Lucky Dube
The most nostalgic songs by Lucky Dube are all in this mix. The songs tackle the struggle for independence, and love. Expect to hear the following songs: I'm a Prisoner, House of Exile, Slave and Remember Me.