Eastern Cape Artist/Songwriter


by Azlan Makalima | Single Release

18 Area

by Azlan Makalima | Single Release

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Azlan performs 18 Area

On Saturday 9 June 2018, Azlan Makalima performed at Ntombomxhosa's Birthday Bash in Seven Fountains, EC. He started off by teasing with his new upcoming single titled 'Sekumoshakele'. Azlan wowed the crowd when he introduced 18 Area, the fun time took off. He shared...

Ready to represent Eastern Cape Hip Hop

I feel, it now make sense for me to represent Eastern Cape Hip Hop, and own it. I have been doing music for quite some time now. This did not come easy, as i have worked and performed my soul out of my body. I am ready to travel and perform anywhere needed be. I have...

Bob Marley tribute this weekend

On Saturday 12 May, a band named The Survivals will host a tribute reggae event for Bob Marley at The Recreational Hall, Albany Road in Grahamstown. Bob Marley was a Jamaican singer-songwriter , an international musical and cultural icon who died on 11 May 1981 at...

18 Area now available

18 Area is a debut single by Grahamstown, Eastern Cape musician Azlan Makalima. 18 Area became the first song he released after Azlan Makalima's The SikriTAPE L.P that is available on digital platforms. 20 April 2018, mark the release date of this debut single. It was...

Azlan to perform at Puku

On Saturday 21 April 12pm at Fingo Library in Grahamstown, Azlan Makalima is going to be sharing his musical work at the Puku Story Festival. This is going to be a first time Azlan is performing at this yearly Festival. This year, Puku will honour Mam' Gcina Mhlophe's...

The SikriTAPE

Azlan Makalima, Grocott’s Mail’s Online Producer, recently dropped The SikriTape LP – and it is a banger of a hip hop album. Azlan is considered to be a tough nut to crack – however his work seems to tell another story. This project is a melting pot of sounds and...