Kgosi Prince Chauke, commonly known as King P, is all about the music industry. Being a DJ, a producer, event organiser and being in his mid-20s, he has accomplished a lot of things. Prince studied Sound Engineering and is a qualified music producer. He has worked with the likes of Lady Zamar, Zano and more. In 2010, he won the Best Producer accolade in a competition on Channel O. He has a reputation for grooming a lot of upcoming artists in Atteridgeville where he resides.
One of his biggest work was hosting an event where Lady Zamar made her first appearance in his neighbourhood. “Anything associated with music, whether business, creation or promotion, I am a guru”, he said. Working on his own, the young talent is the owner of Alnur Productions, the company was established in 2015, and has been going very well over the past five years. His current project, Melodies Garden, was supposed to be hosted on April had but had to be cancelled due to COVID-19, the pandemic almost has the business on hold.
He is currently working on Joy Morale’s album and he also produced Ken-I’s single. Besides production, he wants to expand his event management business in the future, he sees himself hosting international events on the same level as the Cape Town Jazz Festival. His drive comes from his musical background, “my dad and his brothers had a band where I used to sing when I was a kid”, he added. During their rehearsal, Prince would play the guitar, and that is where he got to love and learn how to play music instruments. “Music has been a part of me since day one, it runs through me”, said Prince.
With relations to his target market, Prince tells Tsa Pitori that the same fans he had back in 2015, are still the ones he has till date, and he is getting more. This is influenced by the fact that he sticks to the same genre, he makes music for house lovers. His fans are loyal to him, and in return he gives them good music. #ladi_jaja?
By: THULI GALANE(@galanethuli_7)