Msaki and the Golden Circle create a sound that combines soulful folk with symphonic movements, Xhosa lyrics and African poly-rhythms.
Msaki is a composer and singer-songwriter from East London, South Africa. She was born in East London and grew up between East London, Butterworth, Grahamstown, Peddie, Nqamakhwe her father who was a Dj while studying at the University of Fort Hare and also ran choirs throughout his life, was one of Msaki’s first influences. Her grandfather was also a wellknown composer and songwriter therefore it comes as no surprise that at a young age Msaki knew that there was magic in music.
Msaki believes in the power that the arts hold to allow people to re-imagine themselves and the validity of every unique story. This year she has inspiring & moving performances and exciting projects lined up including a set with her band at Bushfire Festival in Swaziland and a performance at the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown. Msaki continues to be a pioneer in the music industry who blazes her own path. She is undoubtedly a strong musical force.