Blxckie

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about the artist

Blxckie, also known as Somnyama (birth name: Sihle Sithole), is an international rapper, singer, and producer, hailing from Durban, South Africa, who has captured the attention of fans all around the world. Known for his unique blend of hip-hop and trap, Blxckie has built a cult-like following on the internet, earning himself street cred, and a reputation as one of the most exciting young talents in the rap space in the emerging Afro music market.

In 2021, Blxckie released his debut album "B4Now," showcasing Blxckie's incredible versatility and range, featuring collaborations with industry heavyweights like Nasty C, CKay, and Oxlade.

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Blxckie, also known as Somnyama (birth name: Sihle Sithole), is an international rapper, singer, and producer, hailing from Durban, South Africa, who has captured the attention of fans all around the world. Known for his unique blend of hip-hop and trap, Blxckie has built a cult-like following on the internet, earning himself street cred, and a reputation as one of the most exciting young talents in the rap space in the emerging Afro music market.

In 2021, Blxckie released his debut album "B4Now," showcasing Blxckie's incredible versatility and range, featuring collaborations with industry heavyweights like Nasty C, CKay, and Oxlade.

Since the release of "B4Now," Blxckie has taken his captivating sound on tour, performing in Nigeria, Kenya, and Tanzania; gaining a global following. His popularity soared, leading to an invitation to showcase his talents at the renowned SXSW festival in Austin, Texas in 2023.

In a groundbreaking development in 2023, Blxckie signed with Def Jam Recordings, marking a significant milestone in his career. This major record label deal further solidified Blxckie's status as a rising international artist with immense potential, and lead to Dreamville's Bas bringing him on to support the US leg of his 2024.

Blxckie's talent has earned him numerous award nominations, including nods at the BET UK Hip-Hop Awards for Best International Flow, and at Afrima for Best Male Artist in Southern Africa and Best Artist, Duo, or Group in African Hip-Hop.

He also clinched the Best Hip-Hop Album award for "B4Now" at the 28th South African Music Awards in 2022. As one of the most streamed artists in South Africa, Blxckie continues to make a lasting impact on the music scene.

With the star on the rise, and now under the umbrella of Def Jam, Blxckie is undoubtedly a global superstar to watch. Whether you're a diehard fan or new to his music, Blxckie's unique sound and undeniable talent are sure to captivate and inspire, solidifying his position as a force to be reckoned with in the world of rap and beyond.

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