Black Coffee lands Beats 1 gig

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File. Black Coffee performing in Soweto at the Soulistic Music Night, 31 August 2013.

File. Black Coffee performing in Soweto at the Soulistic Music Night, 31 August 2013.

JOHANNESBURG - DJ Black Coffee has made history again, this time being the first African host of Beats 1 Radio on Apple Music.

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His first show is planned to broadcast on Friday, 28 July on Beats 1 at 9pm and repeat on Saturdays at 9pm.

The show will be called 'Black Coffee on Beats 1'. He will be co-hosting with DJ and record label owner Mario Cee

The first show will host an artist from his own label, Soulistic Music. House producer and DJ, Nicodimas Sekheta Mogashoa, better known as Da Capo will feature as the first guest mix.