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Its return to Cape Town and Johannesburg in March features Afrojack, Skrillex, Major League DJz, DBN Gogo

Ultra South Africa has shared the full line-up for its 2024 festival. Returning to Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town on 1st March and the Expo...

Kitty Amor launches Defected imprint, Mahaba, with new single, ‘Solitude’: Listen

"Spreading the message of love and care, Mahaba is a label that desires to sonically connect the world", the UK Afro house tastemaker said of the new sub-label's aims

Kitty Amor is launching a new label in the Defected Records family called Mahaba. Listen to a preview of the inaugural release, 'Solitude', by Kitty...

press shot of Kitty Amor next to a selection of album and EP packshots

In this series, Selections, we invite DJs, producers and label heads to dig into their digital crates and share the contents of their collections. This week, Kitty Amor spotlights deep, soulful sounds from Afro house to jazz

Kitty Amor has become one of the UK’s premier Afro house DJs — but who is the woman behind the music and what’s her journey...

New documentary, Who’s Kitty Amor, charts Afro house breakthrough's story so far: Watch

"I am honoured to share my story for those to truly know who Kitty Amor is," said the South London trailblazer

A new documentary explores the life and musical journey of Afro house DJ Kitty Amor. Sub-titled A Story About Identity and Expression, Who's Kitty Amor...

Press shot of Kitty Amor and Somadina sitting back to back under a blue light with smoke around them

"This record is really a homecoming for me," Kitty Amor says of the track

Kitty Amor has teamed up with vocalist and songwriter Somadina to remix the latter's track 'I Saw An Angel On The Roof & Wept'. Listen...

Defected’s Sondela imprint announces Ibiza’s first Afro house residency at Bora Bora

 Line-ups are still under wraps, but expect key figures from the London Afro house scene like Kitty Amor

Ibiza is getting its first Afro house residency, helmed by Defected's Sondela label at beach club Bora Bora. Label heads Sef Kombo and Louie Dunmore...

Inside the UK Afro house renaissance

The Afro house sound is an ever-growing presence in UK dance music, with new labels, club-nights and a dedicated radio station springing up. Alongside a mix from Mr Silk, Ria Hylton explores the sound’s history, and speaks to some of the scene’s key players about forging strong connections with their growing audiences, and their aim to nurture a unique UK Afro house identity

Afro house is steeped in the percussive materials of South Africa’s townships. For decades, its polyrhythms played out on traditional African instruments — bongos, congas...

Sef Kombo & Kitty Amor

The London Afro house DJs takeover DJ Mag HQ from 17:00 (GMT)

This Friday (11th February) we welcome Sef Kombo and Kitty Amor to DJ Mag HQ for a 60-minute livestream. The London DJs, known for their...

DJ Mag HQ returns for 2022

From 5pm (GMT) every Friday

DJ Mag HQ returns tomorrow (4th February) after a short break in January. Each week, our favourite DJs take over our DJ Mag HQ booth...