A Cozy Experience with Zikhona

Music  /  Spoken Word / City Hall

Makhanda-born singer, songwriter, rapper and performer, Zikhona introduces an intimate live music event that uniquely narrates her journey as a modern African woman an amalgamation of genres. Her body of work promises an emotion-provoking experience that ought to touch your soul, yet get you up on your feet.


Lead Vocals + Creative Director : Zikhona Gqamana

Keys : Tumishang Phasha
Second Keys: Josh Mokoena
Lead Guitar: Joel Mwakikungwa
Bass Guitar: Brian Baloyi
Drums: Toka Hanyane

VGHS Choir Conductor: Sibusiso Mkhize

Production Assistant + Operations Manager: Linda Jali


Zikhona is an independent South African singer, songwriter who came into prominence during The Voice SA Season2. She has since worked with some of SA’s SAMA nominated producers, been interviewed and performed on live TV shows including SABC’s Morning Live, Afternoon Express, and Massive Music on Mzansi Magic and local radio stations namely, Umhlobo Wenene FM, Metro FM, Massive Metro and other community radio stations. She was recently featured on Rockstar TV’s Y’ello Tracks Concert powered by MTN. She is soon to release her debut project, currently in production.

Zikhona founded her own arts and entertainment company, Cozi Entertainment (Pty) Ltd which houses her intimate live music event titled Cozi Sessions.

Zikhona’s debut production and performance has been accepted onto the Fringe Programe for 2023. Zikhona will take to the stage at the National Arts Festival held in her hometown,
Makhanda formerly known as Grahamstown alongside her band and former high school choir.

  • Venue: City Hall
  • City: Makhanda
  • Location: Church Square, opposite the Cathedral, High Street, Grahamstown, Makhanda, 6139.
  • Ticket Price: R120.00
  • Programme Type: FRINGE
  • Genre: Music  /  Spoken Word
  • Duration: 60 mins
  • Ages: ALL AGES
  • Language: IsiXhosa, English
June 28, 2023   12:00 - 13:00
June 29, 2023   20:00 - 21:00
June 30, 2023   14:00 - 15:00
July 01, 2023   18:00 - 19:00