DJ Tira (PHOTO: GETTY/GALLO IMAGES)
Producer DJ Tira – real name Mthokozisi Khathi
– recently took to social media to remind fans of his upcoming much anticipated
event ‘Fact Durban Rocks’ which is held annually at the Moses Mabhida People’s
Park in Durban.
The New Year’s Eve event has been happening for
some years now and he constantly adds new, exciting artists every year for his
In an interview with DRUM the muso said the
public can expect a bigger and better show and that the lineup speaks for itself.
He added that he has featured all musicians who
are doing well in the music industry such as Sjava, who recently hosted a one
man show, Nasty C, DJ Maphorisa, Sho Madjozi and Samthing Soweto just to name a
“This year we want to do things better and go
the extra mile so that someone who is watching the show at home can get a feel
of how the show is.”
show have three stages and we’re are also going to feature a throwback
performance by the much-anticipated group Big Nuz.”
The DJ said that people can also look out for
performances from Black Coffee, and some new faces in the industry that the
public needs to look out for.
“I can’t really mention them because we are
currently holding a competition and the top three will get to perform live at
the event and sell themselves to the audience.”
When asked about how he feels about Amapiano he
said that he doesn’t have any problem with the genre.
“Amapiano is the biggest thing right now and it
is doing so well, if I had a problem with it, I wouldn’t have featured the
likes of DJ Maphorisa and Samthing Soweto to perform at the event.”