Mams Music Gallery brings you an exclusive interview with young rapper, singer and dancer Thato ‘General C’ Mkhatshwa and his DJ Fez.
The young duo talks to MMG’s Ronald DK ‘DJ La Kasi’ Nchabeleng at Justent Music studio at C2, Mamelodi West.
General C discusses his debut project (The Definition of C), Mams Arts Festival, his feature with Ekzotic Music and many more exclusive news.
ON WHEN HE STARTED HIS MUSIC CAREER
General C: I started in 2013. I was inspired by my cousin Zero who used to be a rapper. I released my first track in 2014 titled Call The Cops.
ON HIS THOKOZA SONG
General C: It just came into my mind but is not released yet. It is the first song I perform wherever I go because it has that turn up vibe. It introduces me to the crowd.
ON HIS JABULA SONG FEATURING SOUL DICTATORS
General C: I was in a transport when I was still in primary school. I heard Pitsy’s track titled Still Beats which is a mixture of House and Hip Hop. I contacted them and we did Jabula.
ON WHY HE FEATURED DR PHIL ON ONE OF HIS EP SONGS
General C: He is good. I was always a fan. He used to freestyle for me.
ON WHAT IS JABULA TOUR
General C: Jabula Tour is an annual event that is held on the 7th of July, which happens to be a birthday for me.
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