The curtain is final closing for Rhythm City, who after 14 years of groundbreaking Mzansi stories will be broadcasting the last episode of e.tv’s Rhythm City on July 16.
A cast that won SAFTA’s twice in a row, some moments we will never forget. Thank you #RhythmCity #DankieMzansifor14Years Please catch your favourite cast today and tomorrow for the final episodes at 7PM#sponsoredby @AVBOBSA pic.twitter.com/iBQL1uM9pW
— Rhythm City (@eRhythmCity) July 15, 2021
In a statement on Wednesday, 14 July 2021, e.tv began bidding farewell to the weeknight soapie, stating,
“Rhythm City says goodbye to its loyal fans of 14 years on the 16th of July with an ending South Africa never expected. The show which started on the 9th of July 2007, will have aired a total number of 3 660 episodes by the 16th of July 2021. The show has amassed over 4 million viewers daily in its tenure, and for that, we’d like to say ‘Dankie Mzansi for 14 years.’”
The show started on July 9 2007, and will be airing its 3,660 episode on the July 16 2021.
— Rhythm City (@eRhythmCity) July 16, 2021
House of Zwide
The show was cancelled after it started bleeding viewership and will be replaced by a new show will titled House of Zwide will replace it from Monday, 19 July.