What is your name, age and where are you from?
My name is Zwonaka Mabega. I’m 20 years old and I’m from Mutale, Limpopo.
What are you doing currently?
I am studying Accounting at the University of The Free State.
How did you fall in love with music?
I’ve always loved music – music has been a part of me since I was a kid.
When did you start producing music? And how would you describe your style?
I started producing music in 2016. I would describe my style as futuristic retro because I always try to bring back old school music and turn it into something new and fresh.
What inspires the music you make?
My life experiences and also where I’m from. I always try and infuse my Venda culture or elements of the Venda culture into my music.
What was your first thought when you received the call from Rémy Martin, letting you know that you were through to the regional finals?
I was so excited and I could not believe it. I legit wasn’t expecting the call. I screamed my lungs out from excitement.
How does it feel to have the opportunity to work with Riky Rick?
It’s an opportunity of a life time for me, it feels like all the hard work that I put in is finally paying off.
How do you feel about performing on 23rd of August in front of a live audience?
I’m excited and a little bit nervous. People can expect originality and a whole lot of positive vibes.
The next week is going to be a big one for you, what are you looking forward to most?
I’m looking forward to positivity and good energy all the way.
What social media platforms are you active on and what are your handles?
Im in the process of building a website the domain is juspacemisic.com