Gugulethu Mokwebo best known as DJ SGZ, a soulful and jazzy house music DJ, Producer and Remix Artist. Started his music career as a DJ in 2002 using cassettes and 2 tape decks at the age of 15. His style ranges from Afro, Jazzy, Funk and Soul.

Heavily influenced by his late father (May his soul rest in peace) who was a heavy Jazz collector. His neighbour who is also a dj was a big influence in SGZ's career as well.

SGZ was also part of a duo called 'Stuntmen Project' with a friend, Mellow D. During DJ SGZ's graduation year they got a publishing deal at Sheer Music which was hooked up by Qness.

Qness also got Stuntmen Projects to print their music on vinyl and their independent release was sold in the House Afrika Records vinyl store. They also used to do backpacking and rocked gigs together.

Late 2011 SGZ met with Aphreme the person who gave him a breakthrough in the digital music space. SGZ's 1st digital release as a solo artist was a remix he did for Aphreme and Black Mamba for a track titled "Bless The Rhythm".

When he heard about the Afrodesiamp3 digital music store SGZ started his own record label, Nightshade Music Group. The label's debut release "Changes" started topping the charts and got played on the number 1 house music radio show, The Urban Beat, hosted by Zeal, Vinni Da Vinci & DJ Christos.

SGZ started his online radio show called The Nightshade Sessions which helped him push his brand and helped him play alongside heavy weights such as DJ China, Nestee Nev and other great DJs/Musicians. SGZ also got guest mixes for his radio show from the likes of Ralf Gum, Jonny Montana, Craig Stewart, Abicah Sole, Sir LSG, Nick Power, Fulsoul and more...

SGZ has also done great remix work for other house music producers such as Distant People, Trevor Mako, Aphreme, Andy Compton, Lele X, Cafrodeep, Rubberlips, Saxture, Soulbridge and Zulumafia. SGZ's music has also been remixed by other great producers such as Soulplate, Soulbridge, Virgo E.S.P, riCkY inch, Hennings Project, Spiritual Blessings and more...

His music is now getting played on BBC, Khozi FM, YFM, Metro FM and many other online radio shows as well as podcasts. SGZ has rocked many house parties and big clubs such as Tempos, Mint, The Rock, Black Orchids, The Dome, Rockerfella, Disofeng and many more...

Watch out for more music from DJ SGZ coming out on Groove Odyssey, Adaptation, HSR Records and his label, Nightshade Music Group.


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