CREDIT: DISCOP AFRICA

One of the highlights of Discop, an annual marketplace for the African film industry held in Sandton in late October, was the launch of a parallel initiative to encourage the fast-growing music business sector in Africa. The idea was that the music industry leaders have a much older network across Africa, share a pan-African vision with the movie and TV industries, and that putting music together with film could make for a powerful joint package.

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