Ill Skillz hooked up with the mega producer HIPE to give us Seven’s Clash and remind us why the are Cape Town’s premier Rap crew. Shoot on the same camera as Spiderman 3, Seven’s Slash is brought to life in a fun and crisp video that reintroduces Jimmy Flex and Tommy Jinx to their fans and sets them up for a exciting December and the release of their long awaited upcoming Album, Notes From The Native Yards. We Hope you enjoy the it as much as we do.

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EXCLUSIVE: Cape Town based hip hop duo, and Head Honcho fam, Ill Skillz releases their new single from their upcoming project titled ‘Notes From The Native Yard’. The single is titled ‘To The Beat Yall’ and is produced by the gifted and well-respected Pretoria-based producer, J-One. The track features a sample from Common’s, I Used To Love H.E.R and is the first project since Ill Skillz’ last release, Skillz That Pay Da Billz 2.

Listen to ‘To The Beat Ya’ll’ below, or click here to download it.


The Head Honcho 4th Birthday Bash took place on the 28th of December at the Old Biscuit Mill in Cape Town, and with live performances from TKZee, Khuli Chana, AKA, Reason, Ill Skillz AND a 14 DJ Line-up, this was easily one of the biggest parties of the year.

We captured footage of this historic night on video for those of you who didn’t make it and for those who simply want to relive some of the great memories that were created on the night. As you’ll see ,we literally tore Old Biscuit Mill a new on 28 Dec 2012. Thank you to all the Honchos for your continued support of the movement.

We look forward to seeing you at the 5th Head Honcho Birthday Bash in December 2013.

watch the video below, or click here to download the mobile version of the video

The Head Honcho 4th Bday Bash took place on the 28th of December at the Old Biscuit Mill in Cape Town and it was easily one of the biggest events of the year on the Cape Town calendar. The Bday Bash was hosted by our by Lungile Radu, and featured live performances by TKZee, Khuli Chana, AKA, Reason and Ill Skillz.

S/O to all the Honchos that showed love at the event, we appreciate your continued support. If you couldn’t make it, here are some pics from the event. The full photo gallery will be uploaded on our Facebook Fan Page later this afternoon. The Red Hill New year’s Eve Pictures will be posted on the Head Honcho website tomorrow.

Joburg’s favourite son, Prokid, is gearing up to launch his new album “Continua” in Cape Town this Friday courtesy of Fish Eagle. Soweto’s No. 1 boy is not coming alone. He is bringing our very own Honchos, DJ Fanatic and AKA, who will be holding it down with him at Casablanca. Our CPT boys Ill SKillz will be also in the house ready to shut things down with a pre-Jazz performance.

Of course, the Honcho fam will be representing. Catch us there from 10pm onwards. Since we’re in such a great mood at the HH lab we’ve decided to give away 5 Double tickets to lucky winners.

To stand a chance to win simply answer this simple question:

# What’s the name of Pros new album and who is sponsoring his launch?

Leave your answers in the comments section. Winners will be announced at 5pm tomorrow. Good Luck.

UPDATED: Thanks for entering the competition Honchos. The 5 lucky winners are:

1. Sizwe M

2. Tshego

3. Sir Nates

4. Sway

5. Xolisa Lokwe

Please bring your identification to the party.


It’s a good month for Cape Town hip hop. After it was announced that our boys Ill Skillz will be performing at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival the boys also landed a major feature in the March issue of Rolling Stone magazine. Please pick up the magazine and read about their interesting journey in the music scene.





Our boys from Ill Skillz and 5th Floor got together recently and shot a crispy fresh video for their collabo joint, “We Are Over Here”. The quality is on point .. we love all the numerous locations in Cape Town that were used to bring this song to life. Peep the video and let us know what you think.


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Our fam ILL SKILLZ have secured a MAJOR coup. The organizers of the prestigious Cape Town International Jazz Festival announced yesterday that the critically-acclaimed Cape Town-based hip hop duo will be one of the acts performing at this year’s gathering.

The Head Honcho ambassadors will share the stage with some of the biggest acts in music. The likes of Hugh Masekela, Zakes Bantwini, Jean Grae, HHP, and Zahara have all been confirmed for the festival that’s taking place between 30 – 31 March 30.

We’ll keep you updated on ticket prices and performances. We’ll need all the Honchos out there to come support our boys for this historical appearance.