25 years after the end of apartheid, one still can’t say South Africa is in an enviable position. There have been a myriad of forces, both foreign and local, in the past that sought to stifle South African culture. But it is a people of resilience and tenacity. As it is said at the beginning of the track "Black Rose", a tribute to Chicago house with which so many South Africans grew up: "Everyday that you exist in your body without apologising is activism”. "Mzansi Beat Code, is also Spoek's tribute to all past, present and future South African musicians for the strength they give it. South African culture is alive, and brimming with more energy than ever. Spread the word.