Coming up on Rhythm City
this August 2019:
Thursday 1 August 2019
As Rene’s party grows in size, so does her anxiety about how much it is costing. Cuba wants Puleng to put the whole incident with her father behind her but she has other ideas.
Lerato tells a furious David that she has a way of bringing Suffo down with a thud. David is all ears.
Friday 2 August 2019
Lerato has a plan to deceive Suffocate. Puleng’s father arrives with disappointing news and a problem wife. Rene’s party goes ahead, in spite of her reluctance. She confesses what really happened in New York.
Monday 5 August 2019
Lerato horrifies Mampho with her plan for the next phase of the Suffo story. Puleng is furious with Hlompho and Cuba is rushed to hospital.
Rene is taken aback to discover that Kea is making Rene’s problems all about her.
Tuesday 6 August 2019
Kea is approached by a strange older man, claiming to be a talent scout, who wants to use her for a TV show.
Suffo is dismissive of Gail’s warning and sets himself up for disappointment. Puleng feels super guilty after Cuba is rushed to hospital.
Wednesday 7 August 2019
Suffo goes against Ziyanda’s advice and agrees to do a live interview with Mampho. The results leave him in total shock.
Puleng is faced with one of the biggest choices of her life: honour a mother who’s stuck by her through thick and thin or take a chance on a father she barely knows.
Thursday 8 August 2019
Suffocate loses it during the interview at 9-Nine FM and discovers who his true friends and enemies are.
When Puleng takes Cuba home, she lies and tells her she’s no longer seeing her father. Rene feels betrayed by Pearl over an opening act at red Hub.
Friday 9 August 2019
As Suffo tries to find a way round the murder accusation, he only adds fuel to the fire.
Cuba agrees not to intervene further in Puleng’s attempts to get to know her father. Puleng reaches out to him but things take a turn for the worse.
Monday 12 August 2019
Suffo becomes more and more isolated in the business world. Puleng keeps her disappointment with her father to herself, but this doesn't last long.
Pearl tells Rene some straight home truths about her place in the pecking order.
Tuesday 13 August 2019
Madikgetla wants to bring Suffo in for questioning. Reneilwe is down in the dumps and feels like her star has faded.
Jafta makes Mampho feel guilty for targeting Suffo and ruining his reputation. She's conflicted but defends herself that she’s doing her job.
Wednesday 14 August 2019
Suffo decides to step down from the government panel. Puleng finally decides what to do about her father.
Rene is nervous about the photo shoot. When the drumming starts, she has another panic attack - and is filmed by bystanders.
Thursday 15 August 2019
The police make a decision about Suffo’s case. Puleng and Cuba find their way back to each other.
Rene is devastated by what happened at the photo shoot and she's haunted by bad dreams.
Friday 16 August 2019
Suffo gets Lesego’s address and learns some truths. Rene tells her family about her recurrent dreams and agrees to see the sangoma. Jafta thinks he knows the cause of Rene’s problems.
Monday 19 August 2019
Rene has a first meeting with the sangoma, who seems to tell her everything she wants to hear. Jamaica receives a surprise visit at the salon.
Mampho’s story has fled town.
Tuesday 20 August 2019
Lerato and Ziyanda come face to face for the first time, and it’s a wary dance.
Jamaica seeks guidance on whether or not to participate in Nandi’s launch. Fats thinks he should do it for the money, and ignore Khulekani’s homophobia. Rene makes her calling public.
Wednesday 21 August 2019
Lerato cracks the mystery of Suffocate’s accuser. Jamaica is conflicted about standing up to Khulekani about his homophobia.
Mampho and Rene question whether Rene really does have the calling.
Thursday 22 August 2019
Ziyanda realises Suffocate is starting to suspect her, so she turns to David for help. Jamaica struggles to keep up with his Khulekani revelations. Mampho is concerned for Rene over her calling.
Friday 23 August 2019
Ziyanda realises she has been completely outplayed by Lerato and David realises he's totally underestimated her.
Mampho tries to talk Gail out of interviewing Rene. Kop has no luck talking to Rene.
Monday 26 August 2019
Just when Lerato outmaneuvers David, she finds herself another powerful opponent. Khulekani emerges as a master of deception - and a stalker.
Rene is challenged by Gail in a live on-air interview.
Tuesday 27 August 2019
Suffo learns who was behind the smear campaign. Jamaica wrestles with Khulekani’s offer to invest in the salon, and Fats decides to take matters into his own hands.
Wednesday 28 August 2019
Rene suffers a severe panic attack on air and collapses. Nandi is oblivious to the new dynamic between Jamaica and her husband.
Suffo sets a trap.
Thursday 29 August 2019
Rene gets sucked deeper into her calling. Jamaica and Khulekani take the next step. Suffocate surprises Ziyanda and the Black Entrepreneurs Association with shocking news.
Friday 30 August 2019
Pearl asks Mzi to convince Suffo to give more money to RedHub. Rene meets a journalist and agrees to a more in-depth story. Mampho is not impressed.
Jamaica reaches the point of no return with Khulekani.
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