The South African sound taking over Europe

Gqom is a type of South African house music that’s becoming increasingly popular in clubs across Europe.

Durban’s Distruction Boyz are at the forefront of the scene – and are nominated for best African act at this weekend’s MTV Europe Music Awards.

They’ve done all this without a record label. But do they need the backing of one to reach their ultimate goals?

The BBC’s Nomia Iqbal went to meet the duo.

 

 

By: Nomia Iqbal 

First Published 02.11.18: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-africa-46064806/distruction-boyz-and-gqom-the-south-african-sound-taking-over-europe

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