Singers / Vocal Acts

“The only thing better than singing is more singing“
– Ella Fitzgerald

Pop, Rock, Jazz, RNB, Kwaito, Hip Hop, a voice for every occasion! Sahara, Zolani, Kelly Khumalo, Zonke, Zahara, BlackByrd………

A wedding or cocktail function is not complete without a sultry background singer, neither a Gala event without powerful singing vocals and musicians!

Singers and Vocal Acts

Adelia Douw

Adelia wanted to share her love and passion for singing and music with the world. At the age of 16 she was introduced to a programme started by Cape Outdoors Adventure, Sport and Training (COAST) and Social Development in her community called THE DELFT BIG BAND which was conducted by the legendary Mr Ian Smith. It was here where her dreams became a reality. 

Amanda Black

She began singing at a very young age and her singing talent was first explored at church. She started performing publicly at the age of 12, taking part in talent searches and owning any opportunity to be on stage and perform.

Amanda Faku

With a voice that commands the attention of any room she sings in, Ami Faku is a rare musical gem from the Eastern Cape that will undoubtedly be one of the most important voices to come out of South Africa in the twenty-tens.

“I want to create music that is uplifting and that everyone can relate to”

Amy Tjasink

Amy is 26-years-old and hails from Cape Town. She garnered an extensive amount of experience performing on cruise ships and made such a positive impression that she got promoted to the position of musical director. Her travels helped her see the world, which further honed her artistry. The experience also gave her the push she needed to write and put out her own music after ages singing covers. With an album under her belt, she’s now ready to reach even higher.

Andy Klee

Andy’s repertoire and performance styles are extensive. Andy is a competent performer in all styles of music from classical to Jazz, Rock n Rock and Dance.

AnecNote

Anecnote walked away as SA's Got Talent winners for 2017 after a highly contested finale.

Anneli Kamfer

Anneli is a beloved South African singer and veteran of the music industry, having performed to critical acclaim both locally and abroad for the past 12 years. Growing up in Swellendam, Anneli started out singing in church, where her passion for music was ignited. Anneli was headhunted to front the renowned gypsy jazz band, Manouche, which stretched her growing repertoire to jazz.

Aya

Singer, actress and television presenter Aya burst onto the South African entertainment scene in 2005, when she reached the Top6 on Idols South Africa and subsequently landed a recording contract with Sony Music

Bongi Dube

Bongi Dube who is the daughter of the late legendary Reggae musician, Lucky Dube has made her own name in the music industry. She busted into the music scene when she released her hit song Ngifuna wena. Her current album speaks about relationship dynamics

Bongi Mvuyana

Bongi Mvuyana is a the stylish, beautiful and musically talented artist. Although new to the musical entertainment industry, the talented Bongi Mvuyana is already accomplished and being hailed as one of South Africa’s rising stars.

Chad Saaiman

Talented singer/songwriter and recording artist, Chad Saaiman, has been performing professionally for over a decade and has graced stages in Cape Town, London, Spain, Johannesburg and several other big cities around the world.

Craig Lucas

Over the past two years, Craig Lucas’ name has become synonymous with #1 radio hits on airwaves across South Africa. Winner of the Voice Season 2 in 2017, this shy boy from Elsies Rivier in Cape Town who had never sung publicly in front of a big crowd before the TV show, has come into his own, capturing the hearts of millions with his deeply emotive soul and wide vocal range.

Danielle Bitton

Classically trained by the best in both South Africa and USA, Danielle's vocal abilities span the genres of Jazz, Pop, Opera, Latin and Rock. She sings in multiple languages and her versatility and natural talent is showcased in every dynamic performance, whether performing solo or with the many bands she works with Internationally.

Early B

Early B, rap artist, screen and film actor is a 27 year old product of Port Elizabeth, South Africa. His predominantly Afrikaans songs entertains both national and international audiences. A dynamic artist with humorous but also earnest story-telling tactical lyrics, Early B brings to the table more than just your average package.

Jacques Lagesse

Jacques Lagesse is an entertainer whose vocal sound is frequently referred to as ‘rich’ and ‘velvet-lined’ and is often compared to the latter-day Crooners - most notably Nat King Cole, Dean Martin, Frank Sinatra and more recently Michael Bublé. Furthermore, Jacques has a transmitter/receiver for his voice and guitar and is thus able to ‘roam’ large venues creating a “walking minstrel” feel.

Jarrad Ricketts

Cape Town-born hitmaker, Jarrad Ricketts, has been wowing South African and European crowds with his captivating live performances and chart-topping radio hits. Without any formal training in the arts, his persistence and drive steered him into pursuing his music career which opened up opportunities for him to perform in countries such as Spain, Finland and Sweden.

Jennifer Jones

Her roots stem from gospel and her main genre is Jazz, Soul, Funk and R&B. She is, however, capable of conforming to any musical genre and is able to sing in virtually any language if required by her clients. She performed at the Rugby World Cup of 1995, singing Where the World Began, which was broadcast worldwide to more than 100 countries. In 1996 she became the first South African artist to be signed by an international record agency, Sony Music.

Jeremy Oliver

“Since The Voice, so many exciting doors have opened up for me. I have a new single coming out, I’m touring all over the country, I’m working on a new album and will be collaborating with some amazing names in the industry. My life truly has changed and the best is yet to come!”

Jesse Clegg

The son of iconic South African musician Johnny Clegg, Jesse spent the first six years of his life on tour with his father. He has released six Top 10 singles and toured extensively throughout South Africa. As an official ambassador for the Nelson Mandela 46664 foundation, Jesse was invited to play at Radio City Music Hall in New York for the annual Mandela Day Concert. Jesse has been nominated for four South African Music Awards

Joshua Bouwer

This is Joshua Bouwer - this kid is just 10 and has a voice that will blow you away! You'll be astonished by his rendition of 'The Greatest Showman'.

Just 6

Just 6 are a six part contemporary A Cappella male ensemble, who all emulate instrumental sounds and noises to produce their own unique music. Just 6 have taken all these elements and put them together in their own African way to produce music with what they call AFRO-CAL-PLAY (Afro Vocal Play)

Karen Zoid

Karen Zoid is a South African rock singer, guitarist and songwriter. Her work in both English and Afrikaans has gathered critical acclaim, and she has been dubbed South Africa's "Queen of Rock" by several major local publications.

Lady Zamar

Popular dance musician, Lady Zamar, the eclectic princess of House and Afropop, born Yamikani Banda, has marked her stamp as an authority in local entertainment.

Lindiwe Maxolo

Lindiwe Maxolo is an emerging powerful vocalist in the South African Jazz music industry. Many critics described her sound as“jazzy”, “soulful”, “lyrical”, “affirming” and “layered”.

Lloyd Cele

Lloyd Cele is a South African diverse Pop & RnB singer, songwriter and producer. A multi-talented artist who sings in English, isiZulu and Afrikaans...and plays guitar, piano, bass and saxophone...

Louise Day

“You don’t choose Music, Music chooses you.”  So says Louise Day, South African pop singer and songwriter from Cape Town.

Extremely talented and personable, Louise is a busy musician, juggling a recording and performance schedule that involves sharing the stage with some of South Africa’s top musicians.

L’Or M for hire at Big Talk Entertainment

L’Or M

The music artist and songwriter L’or M, of his real name L’or Manza Mande, is a nugget among the new generation of artists who control the music scene in the DRC.

L’or M, with a sensual and seductive voice, feels much more comfortable in afrobeat and Afro-pop genres, even if time to time, he does not fail to alternate his musical style by drawing inspiration from rumba.

Loyiso Bala

SA's multi-award winning, internationally renowned and platinum selling R&B singer Loyiso Bala is a household name in South African music.

N8N

N8N is a Belgian singer, songwriter and performer. He counts himself amongst the lucky few who get to do what they love the most: make music for a living by entertaining crowds all over the world.

He has performed the opening act for world class artists such as Macy Gray, Maceo Parker, Seal, Simply Red, B.B King, Jerry Lee Lewis, Sly & the Family Stone, Kool & The Gang and The Pointer Sisters. He has shared the stage with Michael Jackson, organised 2 after shows for Prince and spent time in the studio with Nile Rodgers, Amp Fiddler and Toots Thielemans.

Nadine Blom

Nadine has proven herself to be immensely popular amongst a broad spectrum of cultures and mixed audiences. Often called South Africa’s own Sarah Brightman, Nadine Blom’s vast vocal talent has been recognised locally and internationally. Locally she he has shared the stage with the likes of Soweto String Quartet, Soweto Gospel Choir, Jannie Moolman, André Schwartz and many more. Internationally she has performed in Canada, Belgium, and Netherlands.

Nhlanhla Sibongile Nciza

Nhlanhla Nciza is a South African singer who is part of popular musical group Mafikizolo. Nhlanhla was born on March 15, 1978 in the North West in a town called SchweizerReneke. She has been recording and performing solo after releasing two albums, Inguquko (Change) and Lingcinga Zam (My Thoughts).
Niyaaz Arendse for hire at Big Talk Entertainment

Niyaaz Arendse

Niyaaz is a young well-presented and energetic performer and will showcase his amazing talent at any performance with his powerful voice, charismatic performances and incredible talent.

He was top 5 in Idols 2018.

Paxton

Paxton Fielies was born September 17, 2000. She is a famous South African singer, songwriter and Winner of Season 13 Idols, South Africa.

Pearly Sane

The multi-talented and God-fearing queen is here! Pearly Sane dropped her first single at age 13

and has been dropping rhymes in the form of poetry since she was in high school. She mostly sings afro-pop and hip hop but describes her sound as RnB infused with African and ekasi flavours.

Phindile Dube

Music was always her passion and the South African Idols helped Phindy Dube to discover many things about her voice. Her music journey came to the forefront when she was a finalist in Idols. (do we know what season?) “Discovering new things about myself was more exciting more than anything”

Phoenix

Phoenix is the original all girls trio – with Andy Klee on vocals and MC, Cathy Del Mei on saxophone and Ashley Lineker on electric violin. Their spectacular vocal and instrumental showcase offers a spectrum of entertainment acts for every corporate occasion.

Refentse

In 2015, two videos of Refentse Morake singing De la Rey and Lisa se Klavier were uploaded onto social media. Little did he know that those videos would make him famous.

Rene Mabotha

Rene Mabotha (aka Rene Afro Rock) has over 17 years international professional experience performing in countries within Europe, Asia, South America, Middle-East, Africa and notably the United States. She continuously performs as an Independent Solo Act and as a Lead Singer in various Live Bands for Major Corporate Events. She is without a doubt one of the most versatile and highly talented performers with a repertoire for almost all cultures and tastes.

Richards Stirton

With his bad-boy looks, charming smile and a voice to die for, it’s no wonder 23-year-old Richard Stirton went home the winner of The Voice SA in 2016.

Robin Pieters

A professionally trained vocalist and a force to be reckoned with, Cape Town singer Robin Pieters has performed on big stages with international stars such as Tevin Campbell, Tamia, Robin S, Cece Peniston, Sybil, Peaches & Herb and recently, All 4 One.

Rocketeers

Trust the Rocketeers to be right at home entertaining a wide variety of musical tastes due to their extensive repertoire which stretches from the golden oldies of the 60s to the chart-toppers of today. You can be sure that there is something to please every musical taste. The Rocketeers performance produces nostalgia and wonder whilst your guests are sipping sundowners or sitting down to an exquisite meal. No event is too big or small for these experts of ambience.

Rhythmic Elements

This is Afro-flavoured house at its best, full of pulsating kick drums, body-warming bass lines, sweepingly sexy chords, choppy tribal drums and more than just an ounce of real musicianship. Harmonic voices chime alongside jazzy instrumentation atop a backbeat that cruises steadily and seductively – it’s the closest indigenous dance music has come to heaven in a long time.

Sabelo Mthembu

Sabelo Mthembu is a dynamic South African singer with a strong classical and afro-soul/jazz background. His first album, Songs of Brotherhood, is a fusion of world, afro-soul, jazz and classical music. His single, Angiphili Mawungekho, reached number 2 on the iTunes SA Jazz Charts.

Sipho Kazi Mohapi

Born in Lusikisiki in the Eastern Cape, Siphokazi Maraqana is an Afro-soul songstress whose songs are routed in traditional Xhosa rhythms and harmonies. She polished her talent as a backing singer for some of the country's top talents such as Tshepo Tsola, Ringo Madlingozi, Pat Matshikiza, Simphiwe Dana, Zama Jobe and Stimela.

Timothy Moloi

It is his love for music and his flair for infusing familiar and beloved standards with a new freshness, that has made Timothy a favourite with audiences throughout South Africa. With his smooth-as-velvet voice and masterful range, Timothy is one of South Africa’s most extraordinary talents.

The Belting Betties

Three of the most gorgeous and ridiculously talented female singers in Johannesburg, South Africa, come together for a mind blowing Gatsby & Postmodern Jazz show. Fully choreographed singers creating a group which sounds beautiful together, combining Megan Victor-Carelse, Funeka Pepetta (Idols top 10) & Si-Anne (Idols & Project Fame) along with four of the best Gatsby dancers ever seen in SA!

Thembeka Mnguni

Songbird Thembeka Mnguni, 33, is originally from Bizana . The powerful singer considers herself to be a ‘Diva’ by profession through her music by choosing to represent all the Divas who are scared to take a chance in life.

The Soil

No instruments, no music lessons, just three voices and local jazz inspiration. Rhythmic and perfectly harmonized, South Africa's vocal trio, The Soil, promises to be the 21st century's answer to their countrymen Ladysmith Black Mambazo, though none of them can read a note of music.

Touch of Class

‘Thrillingly beautiful’ is the perfect way to describe the music of acclaimed duo Touch of Class.

Tracey-Lee Olivier

Tracey-Lee Oliver, born and bred in Grabouw, has been on stage for many years as a session singer, the lead in musicals and as a casino singer. Recently, she ventured into musical comedy with the assistance of well-known stand-up comedian Jason Goliath. She’s also recently performed in The Voice in which she auditioned with ‘Bridge Over Troubled Water’

Zahara

Zahara’s music is classified loosely as "Afrosoul" and she sings in her native language, Xhosa, as well as in English. Her music has been described as a mixture of styles that have been popularized by Tracy Chapman and India.Arie.

Zakes Bantwini

Zakhele Madida, is a South African musician, record producer and record executive. He was born on May 26, 1981 in the F-Section of KwaMashu township in Durban in the KwaZulu-Natal province of South Africa and raised in KwaMashu.

Zolani

“I am an artist. I am a creator. I am a storyteller. I am a channel for the energy of the Divine which flows in all of us. I am a peacemaker. Strong. Growing. Becoming more of me.”

Zoe Modiga

Zoë Modiga has learnt a lesson on how being a proud black, talented young woman in a very plastic industry has moulded her. Modiga has been fortunate enough to be part of some globally celebrated festivals such as the Aardklop Festival, the Artscape Youth Jazz Festival, the UCT Jazz Festival, and the Cape Town International Jazz Festival. Artistry and music mean everything to Zoe.

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