Fosta

Bio

FOSTA is the most prolific artist coming out of Langa in the Cape Town city, home of legendary musicians. One of his very first self-released song “KHULULA” produced in 2006

remained number one on South Africa’s biggest national radio station "5FM" for five weeks.

https://bit.ly/EpkFosta

It still remains a firm favorite almost 12 years later.

He produced 2 of the well-received songs for Busi M “Ndanele” & “Ndidikiwe”.

Due to high rotation of these songs on national radio, Busi M was one of the artists that opened up at the USHER concert at the Orlando stadium in 2012. Fosta collaborated with the Scottish artist Chris Develin to form Life Rhythms. In 2013 they worked with Lungiswa Plaatjie and produced the song “Mama” which was signed by label Peng Africa.

In 2014 Fosta worked with American songstress MARISSA GUZMEN. GLASTONBURY FESTIVAL in the UK.

2018 launched the Bridges Show on Pioneer DJ Radio as a host & producer of the show.

He shared a back to back set with one the top producer/DJ SKRILLEX at this same event at The Rabbit Hall. ADE (Amsterdam Dance Event).

2014 Headline at the Internationally recognised Festival SONAR Cape Town.

2015 LAKE OF STARS in MALAWI & hosted workshops in Blantyre & Lilongwe while in Malawi.

2016 Headlined BOILER ROOM CPT alongside international dj,s HENDRICK SWARTZ, FRED P, MOVE D, JULLIAN GOMES & KID FONQUE.

2017 Participated inDesign Indaba Nightscape

2019 Played at ADE 2019 at one of the most iconic events in Amsterdam (Skybar).

Fosta was also one of the producers who worked on the Bongo

 

He is also the co-founder of Bridges Academy and heads the campus. Fosta has become a mentor to the creative industry.

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