Mfanelo Uphenyibheshu(Maskandi) Profile
Mfanelo Dzanibe is a vibrant and multi-talented young man; He was born in Daveyton Ekurhuleni Gauteng in 1989 Jan 19, and went to his homeland at Mahhawini location in UMzimkhulu in KZN, where he grew up and got mostly influenced with cultural music as it is dominant.
Mfanelo participated in School choirs at a primary level and also became the first teenager to be a member of the Isicathamiya Group called High Stars in his Village which entertained people not only from his Village even nearby Villages.
Music always been life, when he moved back to Gauteng at High School Level, him and his fellow pupils always found time during Reassess for Music.
A young talented, focused and ambitious Mfanelo “uPhenyibheshu” has released a powerful debut album tilted “BABA KA BHAMUZA” this album showcases Mfanelo in a more matured and resilient way, as music lovers can not help but notice how deep he went within himself. A good composer, with which demonstrates big growth the way he expresses him self in his music, and definitely presents himself into a paved platform in the Maskandi music industry , Mfanelo has already vowed vast audience with his stylish performances, music lovers has welcomed him very well , his voice sets tone in each and every song he sings.
The songs were written from the experiences he had in life and in general life experiences in the Community and Country. His style has evolved with South African Society and the modern migrant culture.
Mfanelo is not only a Musician but also, has an experience in radio sector which he served as Presenter, Content and Technical Producer, Head of News and Programs Manager for the past 6 years.
Mfanelo s has upped the beat in most of his songs giving them a dancing feel in a Maskandi way. Any one can relate to the Album “Baba Ka Bhamuza” as it includes daily joys and sorrows.
Mfanelo: 071 329 7697 or Manager: Mr. Steven Nyathi 061 426 4991.
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By: Khanyisile Mseleni