Greetings friends of Mawisa and Tsa_Pitori readers, let me start by apologizing for my three week absence. All is well and I thank you for including me in your prayers, may the almighty God bless you abundantly. Well let’s get straight to it. This week I got to sit down and profile On1Gang, a Hip Hop trio from Mabopane, Pretoria. Check the fresh block bellow for more
ON 1 GANG•••
Q. Before we could unpack today’s interview, how did On1Gang come about?
A. On 1Gang started a year ago when I met Exo and Bang, we saw that we all have skills that can make a movement and that’s how On1Gang started.
Q. What sets On1Gang apart from the rest of Hip Hop cats in the industry?
A. On1Gang is different because we’re not just a regular group, we are hungry, hands on and willing to learn.
Q. What’s On1Gang signature sound?
A. Our sound is Pretoria Hip Hop.
Q. Why specifically Hip Hop and not any genre?
A. We chose Hip Hop because people need to understand that Hip Hop is not about money, cars and women. It’s about storytelling and definitely Hip Hop being a lifestyle
Q. Any future collaborations we should expect from On1Gang?
A. Our focus will be more on collaborating with Jika Boyz and maybe Emtee.
Q. You are signed to On1Records, how has it been for you guys?
A. Being signed to On1Records has been a journey because we learnt a lot from them and we also learnt to know more about our craft.
Q. What’s your take on South Africa’s Hip Hop industry’s current state?
A. SA Hip Hop has grown to a point where international rappers come to SA. We’ve come a long way but we’re getting there.
Q. Any projects you’re currently busy with?
A. We’re currently working on a mixtape called Welcome To Trap House.
Social Platforms/ Booking Info
Facebook: On1Gang (fan page)
Cell: 0728419133 – Cry
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On1Gang is made up of EXO(Letlhogonolo Thite), BANG(Bony Momdleane) & TG Real(Tokologo Sevotela). On1 Gang has been together for close to a year now, working closely with prominent producers like Pontsho Masote who works with Dr Malinga, Nastee Nev and Essencial-I. On1Records was established In 2010, It’s based in Mabopane. Sello Sakallane founded the company with the main objectives of promoting Artists from Ga-Rankuwa, Mabopane and Soshanguve as well as to put them on the map. On1Gang has shared the stage with the likes of Dr Malinga, Mungu Africa, Mono_T, DJ Bucks, Kay-Gee from Morafe, Nokwazi And Candy. Having their video for their hit single Mogwanti Wa Pitori in high rotation across major TV and radio platforms proves that they are a force to be reckoned with. Cry concludes the interview by saying “On1 Records company is here to change perception that Pretoria is all about nyaope and alcohol by simply giving kids hope and making their dreams come alive”
Nothing but Gods Love,Peace and
Blessings upon you all.
Edited By: K