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WATCH: Big Xhosa has announced his partnership with US brand “FUBU”

By Zuko Komisa Rapper Sesethu Myeki better known as Big Xhosa has announced his partnership with an American Clothing Brand "FUBU" The American hip-hop clothing company has been around for a while.  It consists of streetwear, athletic wear, suits, eyewear, belts, and shoes. FUBU stands for "For Us, By Us" and was created when the founders were brainstorming for a memorable four-letter word following other big brands such as NIKE and […]




Slikour on quitting rap: “I wasn’t as hungry as AKA was!”

By: Natasha Archary Slikour says the reason he quit rap was because he realised he wasn’t as hungry as AKA was to make it in the industry. In an interview with Zingah, the former hip-hop artist says despite giving the best 10-years of his music career to SA rap, he didn’t want to continue on. Revealing that AKA was the reason that he quit, Siyabonga Metane, better known as Slikour […]


Ultimate Kaya 959 Top 30

Nadia Nakai has ‘Money Calling’ on the Ultimate Kaya 959 Top 30

By: Natasha Archary South African rapper, Nadia Nakai Kandava, AKA, Nadia Nakai spent time with DJ Keyez on the Ultimate Kaya 959 top 30. The artist who recently purchased her first house, says she's trying to live life off social media for her own happiness. Nadia says she's tired of making headlines because people are more invested in her love life. "I decided to quit Twitter because I realised it […]


DJ Dimplez funeral


LIVESTREAM: DJ Dimplez funeral service is underway

By: Natasha Archary The funeral service of SA hip-hop star Boitumelo Athiel Mooi, popularly known as DJ Dimplez, is currently underway. DJ Dimplez died on 6 March due to a sudden brain haemorrhage. His mother and father shared in a tribute that they were overwhelmed by their son's reach in South Africa. "Over the past few days, we have received so many messages from people who knew and loved 'Tumi'. […]



Skhanda World talks new album, ‘Welcome to the planet’ on The Ultimate Kaya 959 Top 30 with Dj Keyez

K.O, Just Bheki, Roiii, and Ma-E, also known as Skhanda World join DJ Keyez on The Ultimate Kaya 959 Top 30. Incidentally, K.O was the first guest on the Top 30 and he's back with some big drip. In this video, Ntokozo Mdluli, better known as K.O shares how he also has the Skhanda World record label which has been hitting the mark with back-to-back hits this year. The ambitious […]




Makwa talking new album, lawsuits, Kwesta & ‘Rap Lyf’ drama with Dj Keyez

Born and raised in Katlehong, East of Johannesburg, Makwa talking about his new album, lawsuits, Kwesta & 'Rap Life' drama on The Ultimate Kaya959 Top30 with Dj Keyez. Making headlines over the past few months, Makwa lays it all bare on The Ultimate Kaya 959 Top 30 with DJ Keyez. The popular music producer who's known for churning out hit tracks for AKA, Bucie Nkomo, DJ Fistas, Touchline, JR, and […]


Rapper Nasty C


US rapper praises Nasty C: ‘He’s a dope artist’

By Tamlyn Canham Domani Harris, the son of American rapper T.I., is showing Nasty C some love. He might not be as famous as his father, but Domani is a rising rapper on the US hip-hop scene. During an episode of the '85 South Show' podcast, Domani talked about some of his favourite rappers in the industry. "Do y'all know Nasty C?" he asked.  Domani went on to describe the […]



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Privacy Policy


POPIA ActTo promote the protection of personal information processed by public and private bodies; to introduce certain conditions so as to establish minimum requirements for the processing of personal information; to provide for the establishment of an Information Regulator to exercise certain powers and to perform certain duties and functions in terms of this Act and the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000; to provide for the issuing of codes of conduct; to provide for the rights of persons regarding unsolicited electronic communications and automated decision making; to regulate the flow of personal information across the borders of the Republic; and to provide for matters connected therewith.


  • section 14 of the Constitution of the Republic of South Africa, 1996, provides that everyone has the right to privacy;
  • the right to privacy includes a right to protection against the unlawful collection, retention, dissemination and use of personal information;
  • the State must respect, protect, promote and fulfil the rights in the Bill of Rights;


  • consonant with the constitutional values of democracy and openness, the need for economic and social progress, within the framework of the information society, requires the removal of unnecessary impediments to the free flow of information, including personal information;


  • regulate, in harmony with international standards, the processing of personal information by public and private bodies in a manner that gives effect to the right to privacy subject to justifiable limitations that are aimed at protecting other rights and important interests,
  1. Definitions and Interpretation

1.1.“Personal Information” means information relating to an identifiable, living, natural person and where it is applicable, identifiable, existing juristic person, including all information as defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013. 

1.2  Parliament assented to POPIA on 19 November 2013. The commencement date of section 1Part A of Chapter 5section 112 and section 113 was 11 April 2014. The commencement date of the other sections was 1 July 2020 (with the exception of section 110 and 114(4). The President of South Africa has proclaimed the POPI commencement date to be 1 July 2020.

1.3. “Processing” means the creation, generation, communication, storage, destruction of personal information as more fully defined in the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013.  

1.4. “You” or the “user” means any person who accesses and browses this website for any purpose. 

1.4. “Website” means the website of the KAYA 959 at URL or such other URL as KAYA 959 may choose from time to time.   

  1. Status and Amendments

2.1. KAYA 959 respects your privacy. This privacy policy statement sets out KAYA 959’s information gathering and dissemination practices in respect of the Website. 

2.2. This Privacy Policy governs the processing of personal information provided to KAYA 959 through your use of the Website. 

2.3. Please note that, due to legal and other developments, KAYA 959 may amend these terms and conditions from time to time.  

  1. Processing of Personal Information

3.1. By providing your personal information to KAYA 959 you acknowledge that it has been collected directly from you and consent to its processing by KAYA 959. 

3.2. Where you submit Personal Information (such as name, address, telephone number and email address) via the website (e.g. through completing any online form) the following principles are observed in the processing of that information: 

3.2.1. KAYA 959 will only collect personal information for a purpose consistent with the purpose for which it is required. The specific purpose for which information is 
collected will be apparent from the context in which it is requested. 

3.2.2. KAYA 959 will only process personal information in a manner that is adequate, relevant and not excessive in the context of the purpose for which it is processed. 

3.2.3. Personal information will only be processed for a purpose compatible with that for which it was collected, unless you have agreed to an alternative purpose in writing or KAYA 959 is permitted in terms of national legislation of general application dealing primarily with the protection of personal information. 

3.2.4. KAYA 959 will keep records of all personal Information collected and the specific purpose for which it was collected for a period of 1 (one) year from the date on which it was last used. 

3.2.5. KAYA 959 will not disclose any personal information relating to you to any third party unless your prior written agreement is obtained or KAYA 959 is required to do so by law. 

3.2.6. If personal information is released with your consent KAYA 959 will retain a record of the information released, the third party to which it was released, the reason for the release and the date of release, for a period of 1 (one) year from the date on which it was last used. 

3.2.7. KAYA 959 will destroy or delete any personal information that is no longer needed by KAYA 959 for the purpose it was initially collected, or subsequently processed. 

3.3. Note that, as permitted by the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act 25 of 2002, KAYA 959 may use personal information collected to compile profiles for statistical purposes. No information contained in the profiles or statistics will be able to be linked to any specific user.    

  1. Collection of anonymous data

4.1. KAYA 959 may use standard technology to collect information about the use of this website. This technology is not able to identify individual users but simply allows KAYA 959 to collect statistics. 

4.2. KAYA 959 may utilise temporary or session cookies to keep track of users’ browsing habits. A cookie is a small file that is placed on your hard drive in order to keep a record of your interaction with this website and facilitate user convenience. 

4.2.1. Cookies by themselves will not be used to identify users personally but may be used to compile identified statistics relating to use of services offered or to provide KAYA 959 with feedback on the performance of this website. 

4.2.2. The following classes of information may be collected in respect of users who have enabled cookies: The browser software used; IP address; Date and time of activities while visiting the website; URLs of internal pages visited; and referrers. 

4.3. If you do not wish cookies to be employed to customize your interaction with this website it is possible to alter the manner in which your browser handles cookies. Please note that, if this is done, certain services on this website may not be available. 

  1. Security

5.1. KAYA 959 takes reasonable measures to ensure the security and integrity of information submitted to or collected by this website, but cannot under any circumstances be held liable for any loss or other damage sustained by you as a result of unlawful access to or dissemination of any personal information by a third party. 

  1. Links to other websites

6.1. KAYA 959 has no control over and accepts no responsibility for the privacy practices of any third party websites to which hyperlinks may have been provided and KAYA 959 strongly recommends that you review the privacy policy of any website you visit before using it further. 

  1. Queries

7.1. If you have any queries about this privacy policy please contact us by emailing [email protected]