Gallo Record Company

  1. Professor, Liquideep, Thandiswa Mazwai, Locnville Win South African Music Awards

    May 24, 2011 7:30 AM EDT South Africa's homegrown urban youth genre, kwaito, proved its enduring hold on the country's music scene at this weekend's 17th Annual MTN South African Music Awards (SAMAs) when Professor took home a show leading four awards. The ...

  2. Serobe Takes Reins Of South Africa's Gallo

    June 02, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Lazarus Serobe has been appointed managing director of the Gallo Music Group, with effect from today. Serobe succeeds current Gallo Music Group MD Ivor Haarburger, who is due to retire at the end of July. This is not Serobe's first high-profi ...

  3. South African Singer Dube Murdered

    October 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Crime has claimed another South African musician, this time reggae artist Lucky Dube. Dube was gunned down in what police are calling a botched hijacking in Johannesburg just after 8pm yesterday. He was apparently dropping off his son at a relativ ...

  4. Dana Dominates South Africa Music Awards

    April 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Afro-soul singer and songwriter Simphiwe Dana was the big winner at the 13th Annual SA Music Awards on Saturday, taking home a haul of four trophies. Dana was named best female artist at the Sun City event, while her album, "The One Love Move ...

  5. Henderson Upped At Sony/ATV Publishing

    November 29, 2004 12:00 AM EST Guy Henderson has been elevated to senior VP, International, Sony/ATV Music Publishing. Guy Henderson has been elevated to senior VP, International, Sony/ATV Music Publishing. Based in London, Henderson's principal tasks will be to oversee th ...