Cula Zibonele winners grabs a recording deal
Written by Ntebaleng Shete on 02/08/2018
Zibonele FM artist support project has seen three young artists to a recording deal by one of the veteran music recording studios, Kalido Sounds. Gabi le Roux of Kalido Sounds is very excited to part of unearthing township talent. He will be recording a full album for our winner, Lutrax (Siviwe Dubeni). Lutrax (stage name) took the 1st place and with the album and Zibonele FM awards him R5,000.00 prize money, followed by Isibane se Afrika music group on the second place, Joy Fam (music group) taking the 3rd place.
These artists enjoyed free marketing on Zibonele FM these last two months and Zibonele FM station Manager, Mawande Jara says, “We hope this is the start of good things for them and we hope this recording company will help them understand music and what is expected of them as artists”.
Cula Zibonele is an annual event that attracts more than a hundred entries for the competition.