Multi-award winning artist and producer, Themba Sekowe known as DJ Maphorisa announces his Blaqboy Music joint venture with Sony Music through the release of GQOM WAVE. Comprised of new tracks and exclusive remixes – GQOM WAVE is scheduled for release on Friday 17 November and available to pre-order on iTunes and Google Play from today.
DJ Maphorisa’s passion and mission is to unearth new talent through the Blaqboy Music JV as is evident on GQOM WAVE where he has collaborated with a number of producers from around the country. The compilation features a stellar line-up of some of the greatest names making waves in the Gqom scene right now along with up and coming producers.
DJ Maphorisa recently teamed up with co-producers Rude Boyz and Distruction Boyz on his Sony debut single, Midnight Starring featuring DJ Tira, Busiswa and Moonchild Sanelly. This is the lead single off GQOM WAVE that’s been making waves on radio and dominating club dancefloors.
Other featured artists on the project include heavyweights like Kwesta, Oskido, Distruction Boyz, Sjava, Stilo Magolide, Rude Boyz, Bucie and Sho Madjozi. The album will also have pleasant surprises such as the exclusive remixes of popular tracks like Tholukuthi Hey, Memeza and Naja.
The celebrated DJ recently earned two nominations in the 2017 edition of the Humanitarian African Prestigious Awards (HAPA). The nominations are for Music producer of the year and Best DJ Africa. HAPA awards is a multi-cultural award ceremony with a mission of bridging African cultures and the rest of the world. The event is set to take place in the USA on Saturday the 18th of November.
Peep the track list below!