GettoChild

GettoChild

GettoChild

Sibusiso Blessing Vilakazi (born July 23, 1991), known as GettoChild is a South African neo-soul rapper, songwriter, producer, entrepreneur, and an aspiring record executive. Born in Ladysmith and raised in Hammarsdale Mpumalanga Township where he began his musical career after starting his own management company Ghetto Dreams Entertainment in 2015. He decided to go independent, after going back and forth with the labels that were interested in him after he released Rise and Grind with Tellaman which had a successful run in local radio stations and got the city talking.

 

He released his EP There You Have It in November, 2017 where he worked with Lastee, Tellaman and Brave, which attained generally positive critical reception. After a year of putting in the ground work to himself and the company in July 2019 he released July E.P which has been making waves in the country after his first single off the EP ‘Birthday Wish’ feat. Soul Mechanic and subsequently dropped the official video in October, 2019. He is now regarded as The Fresh Prince Of The Ghetto and he is one of the most significant cultural icons in the making because of his timeless music and his constantly growing business acumen.

 

He is now working on his 3rd offering which is titled “BLACK LOVE” featuring Skye Wanda, Brave, Scelo Gowane and Mthunzi EL World Music. He is due to release visuals for 23rd which is the 2nd offering taken off the July E.P.