Is Fakaza Music legal or illegal Site?
Fakaza is an illegal site where Music fans download new South African musics for free, and it is now the most popular downloading site in South Africa. Most artists do not support this site and frequently encourage their fans to download from it because it competes with their legitimate streams and downloads from reputable services such as Spotify and Apple Music.
Most of the South African producers has defended the site on several occasions, claiming that it is pro-industry. The recently released The Return Of The Scorpion Kings 1 2 3, a collaborative album of Kabza De Small, He shared a Fakaza link for the record.
Several fans were alarmed by this, believing that most musicians would oppose the idea of downloading their music from such sites.
But Fakaza is an illegal site because it offer free download of music that are meant to be paid for. this gave rise to some other Fakaza sub sites