INKANYEZI is a musical album that was released in February 2022. Through the musical ensemble, the story of a South African man unfolds. In order to support his child and wife, he must leave them and go to the city. It is there that he faces the challenges of life in the outside world. Courageously he survives the hard times with the help of his love for music.
Producer: Muziwakhe Mabizela
Music director: Muziwakhe Mabizela and Ndumiso Ntshangase
Bassist: Ndumiso Ntshangase
Drums: Simphiwe Mgidi
Sax: Gift Nkomo
Piano: Themba Gabriel Mamba
Videographer: Sichaba Paneng
Concept: Muziwakhe Mabizela
Workshop: Ndumiso Ntshangase and Themba Gabriel Mamba
Speakers: Meropasoul and Ndumiso Ntshangase
ABOUT THE ARTISTS
Muziwakhe Mabizela, also known as Meropasoul is an artist from South Africa. He is a child of Africa, born and bred in Soweto. Meropa is a cult figure on the Johannesburg arts scene and has been an active performer across the city for several years. His special blend of singer/ songwriter with traditional African idioms, musical styles and themes crosses cultural and traditional boundaries with a socially conscious hip hop ethos. After many years of trying to capture the essence of his live presence and sound in the restricted studio environment, Meropa’s first formal offering is called THE JOURNEY. 2021 following the single song called Starlight.
Meropasoul’s INKANYEZI is already heating the online streams and downloads on all online stores.