There is a new Hip Hop king in the town. His name is Thato Tjie and he hails from Garagopola village. Known by his stage name Proditjie, Thato has been the talk of the town in the previous years. His Hip Hop career started when he established the Black Nation group back in 2015.
The proficient Proditjie developed amour and interest for Hip Hop music at early age and was highly inspired by the likes of Michael Jackson, Diggy Simmons, Nasty C
and A-reece. These well-known artists encouraged the young lad to continue rapping and mimicking them.
To pave his music career, he started writing his music without any beats.
“I will download the beats and records using a phone. I then met a guy called Doctor Mogoswane, who is known to many as “African Doctor’’. He is currently my manager.”
With all the work he was putting through and having support from his friends, Proditjie decided to release his first single called “Akeditsene’.”’’
“The song was released in 2017. This was a hit and it introduced me to the Hip Hop fraternity.”
Proditjie met Toy Souljah in 2017, he is known of releasing the club banger “Boliqua’’. Toy Souljah helped him with beat making and recording
2017 seemed a successful year for the young lad. He decided to go solo. He signed a contract with Shungi Music Records (PTY)Ltd which is owned by Antony Maile known as ”Shungi Wa Borwa” whom worked with many artist in Tubatse.
This year seems a fruitful year for Proditjie. He has already released an [EP], under Shungi Music Records which was called Short Notice. It has four tracks in it. The tracks are admired and loved by locals.
Proditjie has also worked with likes of Hakeem Golden, Pontsho Loco, Slunky, Keezy Kaygii Kayzo, Exile the Pro and many more. For bookings he can be contacted on 072 418 6583