Wakhile Vilakati, famously known as J.Khulu is a local Dj/producer under +268 Recordings where he also serves as the marketing officer.
JKhulu is the former front man of a Jazz Band called Heavenly Gold which was formed in the year 2009. He was the band’s lead vocalist until the band parted ways in 2012.
His music career began in 2012 along side Dj Poplin also known as Mthara. He has released couple of hit singles as a vocalist before settling behind the production deck.
In 2016, he dropped his first single as a solo producer where he collaborated with SWAMA Award winner, Poet SilentWriter and released a track dedicated to His Majesty King Mswati III.
Other locals he has collaborated with include Parcel (SWZ), Shepard Brothers, and Mtsepisto just to mention a few.
The artist has achieved a lot in his music journey. In 2017, he was nnounced the resident deejay of the Mhlambanyatsi fun fair and shared the stage with the likes of South Africa’s Something Soweto, The Muffins, Shekhinah, Moziak, Tendaness and many more.
In 2018, he was the guest opener for the South African artists, Destruction Boyz which was in Timbali Lodge and guest headliner for roads to Black Coffee at Solanis.
He recently released a very beautiful bootleg piece , titled ‘’Any Love’’ which is, about finding love during these hard time and he sends hope, and encouragement as the song’s lyrics are really strong on that, Any Love that you feel is real.
You can also stream the track on:
- HEARthis: https;//hearthis.at/569636/
- AUDIOmack : https;//cut.ly/okDPvBw/
- SOUNDCloud : https://cutt.ly/JkDAzeA/
Facebook: KHULU_page & JKHULU Wakhile Villakazy