THIS small town boy (real name Sbongiseni Mbutho) was born in 1989 in the KZN south coast town of Scottburgh. He grew up in a village called Mandawe. He was raised by a single mother after his father died tragically. He attended Maquza Primary, then Celokuhle High School and matriculated at Zisebinzise High School.
HE developed his love for music at the age of 11 when he formed a hip-hop group called Kruger Style. When he completed his Matric he started performing poetry as a solo artist.
HE was discovered by Ukhozi FM presenter Kim Ngcobo who first recognized his God-given talent. He was performing a love poem at a wedding. He started a permanent slot on Ukhozi on Saturday mornings. His first poem broadcast was USUKASAMBE (beautiful woman).
HE has progressed to become the leading and best known poet in South Africa.
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