Zakes Bantwini (Photo: Gallo Images)
Cape Town – Zakes Bantiwini (whose real name is Zakhele Madida) is well known to South African audiences for his platinum selling music, as well as collaborations with big name artists like DJ Black Coffee.
Now Nandi Mngoma’s longtime partner has taken his unique sounds with him to the Essence music festival, in New Orleans, America.
The muso documented his rehearsal for the big show as well as other his experiences backstage at the Global Stage Superlounge.
Zakes performed on Friday, 1 July in the 'Durban's Ultimate' segment which also featured: Nduduzo Makhathini ; Phuzekhemisi and Skye Wanda.