Music from the US – Plain White T’s

Plain White T’s, formed in 1997, are a great US-american pop and rock band from Chicago. Here’s their song “Hey There Deliah“, which was my favourite song in 2007 and archieved platinum:

Music from South Africa – Proverb

Actually I’m not a big hip-hop fan, but some musicians can’t be missing here. Proverb is a popular South African rapper, who started rapping in 1999 and doesn’t use vulgar language. In his track called “Stop Think“, he spreads many messages, like “education and knowledge goes of the keys that I open the door[…], stop and think how serious this is”