Errol Nkuna best known as Errol X is a young rapper living up to his dream of becoming a well-known international rapper who grew up in kasi streets. The young talented rapper loves to rap and repent rap music as a way of expressing his feelings. The 20 year old started doing rap music in 2008 and evolved in the rap game as years went by.
“When I started rapping I did not think that I would get this far and people would love my music.”-Errol. The talented youngster believed in his dream and that one-day he will be known to be the greatest in his kasi and people would love his music.
Errol released his first hit single in 2012 titled Well-Done, the single took fans by storm and was loved by many. Errol is a young, ambitious and very talented young rapper who would someday reach the likes of Cassper Nyovest, Kwesta and other South African rappers.
As much as rap music have for more than four decades been bundled with a range of negative connotations, leading many like Bratton to equate them only with profanity, misogyny, violence and crime. Errol still believes that he could inspire people through his music. “I love rapping and somehow I feel alive every time I rap and I do not think of the negative connotations that it has because I find it very interesting”-Errol.
In 2014 the “well-done” hit maker released a 12 track mix tape titled “I figured it out” and has two music videos on YouTube for “Floss and “interlude”. The mix tape talks mainly about the things life throws at us and aims to inspire the youth to follow their passion, talents and to believe in their dreams.
The upcoming rapper believes that nothing comes easy in life and as a young rapper who wants to fulfil his dreams he knows that the journey is not going to be an easy one in this hectic music industry full of talented individuals. “I know how hectic the industry is but I am not willing to give up my dreams just like that. I will fight until I win this battle and be on top”-Errol
Errol keeps believing in himself and keeps on pushing to make it to the top. In 2017 he released a track called “Hashim Amla” dedicated to the legendary South African cricketer and was known to be the best in the field. “I love Hashim and legends like him deserve to be celebrated and praised for putting South Africa in good books.”-Errol
This year 2018 the young dreamer worked on a song titled “Dreams do come true” featuring Young T, “the message behind the song is to inspire the youth mostly to follow their true passion and to believe that nothing can stand in their way of achieving their dreams. When God say yes nobody can say no” says the multi-talented young rapper.
Images courtesy of Errol and Errol’s Facebook.
By: MVUSO DHAVANA