Hands down, the best South African Afrikaans rapper – JACK PAROW has been busy as usual. Catch up with all the new things happening in this rap god’s life right here, Tour dates, New albums and limited edition items.
Jack Parow’s Eksie Ou Special Edition EP is now available on iTunes for the first time in South Africa! It features the hits Merry Xmas, The Future and his next single, P.A.R.T.Y. The EP can be pre-ordered now and will go live on 29 October 2013. The Eksie Ou Special Edition CD, which includes six new tracks, a comic book and a drinking game, was released at the end of last year. There is limited stock available in stores.
Jack Parow’s live DVD, Welcome to Parowdise, was released in July this year and received great reviews. Watch the trailer for the DVD here. The DVD is available at all good music stores nationwide as well as online at TakeAlot and Kalahari.
Sensitive listeners can look forward to clean albums of Jack Parow’s biggest hits on iTunes to be released on 19 November 2013. Watch this space. Jack Parow will also be releasing a double album (acoustic and electric) titled Nag van die Lang Pette at the beginning of March 2014. Fans can expect the first single to be available from February 2014
During his tour to Holland June this year, Jack Parow visited the studio complex, Kytopia, to work with DJ DNA and drummer Michel Schoots. These two musicians used to be part of Urban Dance Squad. They are viewed as one the most influential Dutch bands ever. They paved the way for bands such as Rage Against the Machine and Limp Bizkit. In four hours a song in an unmistakable 90’s crossover style was written and recorded – Sick of it All. Watch it here
16 November: Cape Town Ostrich Ranch
29 November: Synergy Festival
1 December: Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens, Cape Town – with Francois van Coke, Pierre Greeff and others (http://www.webtickets.co.za/event.aspx?itemid=406248018)
3 December: Durban Rage
5 December: Plett Rage, Plettenberg
5 December: Jolly Dolphin, Jeffreys Bay
16 December: Kempton Festival
20 December: Flamingos, Langebaan
26 December: VIP, Plett
28 December: Ox Braai, Bathurst
31 December: Jolly Dolphin, Jbay
Photo by Kevin McElvaney