He is a budding producer and DJ. Sanele Wili is making waves as DJ Mizz. Originally from the Eastern Cape he is now based in Khayelitsha, Cape Town. This week he is the guest of Linda Fekisi on Meqoqo, The Journalist’s brand new ‘Conversations’ show.
DJ Mizz co wrote DJ Merlon’s track Koze Kuse – featuring Mondli Ngcobo – that was the biggest hit of the summer. The song has been nominated in the Best Hit Single category in the 2015 Metro FM Music Awards.
His latest track Count your blessings has more than 200 000 views on YouTube. It has topped esteemed musical charts on the popular Oskido Radio Show on Metro FM as well as Hot 99 on YFM.
The Journalist is a trailblazing South African media project that mentors young people and features the artistry of fine storytellers.
Meqoqo, that directly translates to ‘a collection of conversations’ in Sesotho, is a regular multimedia story in The Journalist’s Spotlight section with host Linda Fekisi.
Meqoqo was shot on location at Sabria’s, the restaurant at Cosy Corner in Wynberg. A landmark that has been a gathering place and Meqoqo hub for Capetonians for many generations.