Celebrating longevity

29 November 2019 | Art and Entertainment

061 Music will host a party at Boxx café on Saturday, in celebration of 10 years in the music business.

Founded a decade ago, 061 Music has released eight albums, received nine Namibian Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) nominations and won award for best hip-hop.

The group was founded by Lucci Thanks For The Beat and Catty Catt, with their first signees being Quido and Sinna-G in 2010.

The label also successfully launched the 061 clothing brand in the same year.

061 Music has been through trials and tribulations and was struck by tragic loss of Catty Catt in 2014.

Over the years the label has added artists to their roster including Ari Ang, formerly known as Arlinda, Balu Panda and Tukondjeni.

Ari Ang was signed as a vocalist at first and over the years she managed to find her sound.

Her career blossomed and she released an R&B extended play (EP) earlier this year which appeals to the millennial mind.

Earlier this week 061 Music released a music video on YouTube titled Lift Myself.

“The song talks about overcoming your personal challenges. New singles Legit and Trash Can were also released by Balu Panda and Tukondjeni, respectively. The songs are available at various online music stores,” said Sinna-G.

The label further announced that previous albums are now available on Donlu Africa.

“These albums include the classic Catty Catt's Independence Avenue, Stories by Sinna-G, Soweto Boi Certified by Quido and The Compilation, Area Code and Nothing But Beautiful Music by 061 Music,” Sinna-G added.

Similar News

 

Chelsi conquers world

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

With her beauty that radiates from the inside out, athletic physique and gorgeous short hair, Chelsi Shikongo is taking the modelling world by storm.These attributes...

Salute's Visagie wins big

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

Adriano Visagie flew the Namibian flag high at the Sotigui Awards held in Burkina Faso recently, where he collected the best actor for Southern Africa...

Versatility is cool, but perfect your genre

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

As musicians try out new things and merge diverse styles of music to create previously unheard kinds of music, there's been a lot of talk...

Saint Angelo represents

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

A Swakopmund-based model and newbie to the Namibian fashion scene has been selected to represent Namibia at the eight edition of the Mister Africa International...

Diboh Pub & Car Wash caters for all

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

Diboh Pub & Car Wash is a lively multi-purpose facility located at the corner of Andrew Mogalie and Judika streets in Katutura. After opening as...

Growing a clientele

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

In Setswana there's an idiom 'Ina lebe seromo', which means what you name a person is what they become. After giving himself a name that...

Cognac & Cocktail Festival at Safari

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

Namibia's first-ever Cognac & Cocktail Festival will take place tomorrow at the Safari Court Hotel and Conference Centre's VVIP tent and pool area. The objectives...

Fruitful art conversations

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

PK Administration will host the first-ever Art Talk tomorrow at NamPower Convention Centre. On the panel are Kalistu Ramos, Adriano Visagie, DJ Chazz, Shikololo,...

Spoilt for choice

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

There are a host of events to look forward to this festive season at the coast.Bank Windhoek will host the annual Summer Festival this holiday...

Uniting the nation

4 days ago - 06 December 2019 | Art and Entertainment

Tsumeb-based multi-genre duo Triple-X hopes to win an award at the Namibia Annual Music Awards (NAMAs) next year.Besides that, the duo also aims to broaden...

Latest News

Debts, joblessness fuel latest rating...

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Economics

Rating agency Moody's downgraded Namibia's economy on Friday to a Ba2 rating but changed the outlook to stable, citing among other things rising government debt...

By-elections galore in January

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Politics

Four by-elections are scheduled to take place on 15 January in constituencies vacated by councillors who resigned because of the enforcement of Article 47 of...

Geingob 'oblivious' to corruption

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Government

If President Hage Geingob does not realise how endemic corruption is in Namibia and what role it played in the humiliation decline of his and...

Trivialising corruption

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Opinion

President Hage Geingob's defensive stance on corruption – capped by his remark on Friday that the problem is not systemic – cannot go unchallenged.For a...

Winning the fight against measles

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Health

Over the past decade there has been a drastic decline in measles cases in Namibia, dropping from 1 815 to only 16 confirmed cases this...

What a year

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Sports

As I write my last column for 2019, I would like to reflect on what I feel was good and bad this year in the...

Ashikoto hopes for better 2020

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Sports

JESSE JACKSON KAURAISA Power-Power Development and Boxing Academy promoter Risto Ashikoto says he hopes for a better...

Javier Mascherano unveiled as Estudiantes...

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Sports

NAMPA/XINHUA Javier Mascherano said Saturday that he feels motivated and ready to return to Argentinian football after his official unveiling as...

Go all out for Olympic...

1 day - 09 December 2019 | Sports

NAMPA/XINHUA ...

Load More