Vocalist Nhoza Sitsholwana comes from a family of vocalists in the rural Eastern Cape and at the age of 17 launched her career as a backing vocalist for Simphiwe Dana. Her powerful voice incorporates rich blues tones with elements of traditional African soul music.
Bassist Jimi Curve brings a pulsating groove to the outfit and has been a stalwart on the live music scene for the past 15 years, playing with a host of well-known, respected artists including Steve Newman and Arno Carstens.
Mozambican drummer Jerry Mbowa delivers a seasoned palette of Pan-African beats to the music and has toured extensively with the likes of The Sons of Selassie, amongst others.
Guitarist Dan Boshoff uses unusual tunings and progressions to bring an original colour to the Music.
Black South Easter have received extensive airplay on SABC 3 with two music videos, ‘Indoda’ and ‘Waves’. They are currently working on an Album at Studio Bom Dia in Inhambane Mozambique and have just released a new single that was recorded at Cosher studios in Cape Town. The track is called ‘Running’ and features King Gibbs.