Date of Birth: 24 February 1992
Skhumbarr is a musician who was born in Zola, Soweto. He infuses rap with reggae, a definite feast for your musical taste buds. He uses music to tell authentic Kasi stories, he is a beacon of hope to the community and upcoming artists.
In 2011 he won the “underground rap trophy”, and in 2013 he was part of a hip-hop group called “Firing Squad” and commenced to recording songs in back room studios, completing a demo with six songs, which proved instrumental and life changing for Skhumbarr because he was able to use that demo to get a recording deal.
Prior to that, the demo became the stepping for Skhumbarr to experience the music industry, and also earned his group a third spot in the local competition called the “African Superstar Challenge”, while clinching a few performances’ at taverns and local clubs, which resulted in them being interviewed at Jozi fm.
Skhumbarr is now a solo artist and is signed with Something Black Productions and recorded his first album titled “Strange but True”