Black Coffee is a South African record producer and a DJ. He began his career around 1995 and released albums as well as live DVD under his Johannesburg based record label, Soulistic Music. His career has spanned just over a decade with his recent album ‘ Pieces of Me’ going to number one on iTunes on the day it was released. As one of the most respected DJs in the world, winning gold at the DJ Awards in party hotspot Ibiza he also recently won the Ubuntu Award in South Africa for his contribution to Arts and Cultural Diplomacy Internationally. The rising star has been trending both national and international for the good music he’s producing.
He was in Miami from Arcadia Spider on Day Three of the Ultra Music Festival and he was killing it. There were South African supporters holding flags in the crowd whilst most SA fans were listening back home to the live stream(from 10:30 pm SA time). His biggest fan turned out to be the famous American musician P Diddy who uploaded video footage of Black Coffee earlier in the day, he is indeed making South Africa proud.
Not only does it end in Miami, the South African DJ/Producer and winner of the Best Deep House DJ award at the 2016 International DJ Awards in Ibiza, began his first ever Ibiza residency this summer, taking over Saturdays at Hi Ibiza from 3rd June to 30th September.
Black Coffee said,” since the start of my career, I’ve been driven by the desire to share my taste in music and expose the world to the beauty of South African dance music. I believe that Hi Ibiza is the perfect place to do that. I regard Ibiza as the capital of the dance music world and I’m truly honored to be part of the continuity legacy of the island.”
According to Resident Advisor, Hi Ibiza aims to unite the highest standards of music and entertainment, bringing world class music experiences to a club designed with the dancer in mind. This state of the art club will showcase the most exciting names in electronic music throughout the summer, from the biggest stars in the scene to the leading lights of the underground, continuing the island’s legacy as the part capital of the world.
As South South Africans, let us unite and support Black Coffee!!