“CONSISTENCY AND HARD WORK”
Bonginkosi Hlongwane, professionally known as BokkieULT is a notable Producer,DJ, Mentor and Entrepreneur from the Gauteng province of South Africa . BokkieULT got his first taste of the music industry in 2013 when he won the Red Bull Campus Clash competition, that feat paved the way for more opportunities and successes such as winning the Gauteng Carnival competition and performing on the main stage at the Annual Spring Fiesta and MTN bushfire along with the privilege of consistently touring African countries such as Angola, Mozambique, Swaziland, and Namibia to name a few.
Having been recognized by Pioneer DJ Global on Twitter for his astounding DJ skills and also his affiliation with Pioneer DJ South Africa and institution, BokkieULT says ” I was beyond ecstatic, it’s so important to never give up on your dreams and strive to be a better you, as you never know who’s watching”. Together with the Gauteng Department of Sports, Arts, Culture and Recreation, BokkieULT has trained and empowered 50 women from Gauteng to become professional DJs and producers. In his spare time, Bokkieult also mentors the Guinness World Record holder and 2015 “South Africa’s got talent” winner DJ Arch Jnr.
BokkieULT was fortunate enough to be a guest speaker and demonstrator alongside Shimza, PH, Ms. Cosmo, and many more at the “One Man Show” workshop hosted by Shimza at Soweto’s Zone 6 Venue. BokkieUlt has released a track that is taking 2020 by storm which features notable producer Dj Maphorisa, Cuebur, and Yasirah Bhelz named “Stoute”.
His fortune doesn’t end there, BokkieUlt is recently got the opportunity to work with the legendary Mahotella Queens,in remaking Solomon Linda’s song “Mbube”, which was featured by Beyonce in her Black is King Movie. The purpose of the initiative was to donate a portion of the proceeds of the song to the Solomon Linda trust.