logo

Sipho ‘Hotstix’ Mabuse on his money lessons, 50 years in the music business

PUBLISHED: Fri, 26 Jul 2019 16:01:52 GMT

Share

In 1985 the song ‘Burn Out’ was released, the year President PW Botha declared a state of emergency in South Africa under the former apartheid regime. It became the first cross over hit in the country, selling over half a million copies. The man behind the music, Sipho Hotstix Mabuse joins CNBC Africa to reflect on 50 years of being in the music business and more.


Get the best of CNBC Africa sent straight to your inbox with breaking business news, insights and updates from experts across the continent. Sign up here.