Profile: The multi-talented Bulinki the Tailor

Known for his extra ordinary voice “Bulinki” is a Multi-disciplinary artist and aspiring
businessman, who was born and bred in the streets of Namakgale, Phalaborwa within
the Limpopo Province.

2016-07-02 17.39.22.jpgBulinki is a talented singer, songwriter, producer, composer, fashion designer and rapper. Fondly known to his audience as
Bulinki The Tailor, he is a young artist with a distinct husky but soothing voice, that
gives a rich sound to his music.

He recently released his debut EP project
BLACKLIPS TAPE with the smash hit A RE FIHLA featuring Pretoria-based MC Mloper. The song air-played live on various radio stations and gained popularity, although it was just a teaser from his catalogue of upcoming hits.

Listen to “A RE Fihla by Bulinki”

The Tailor is also a founder of the aspiring record label TAILOP MUSIC, which seeks to provide fellow Limpopo artists a platform to showcase their skills. Bulinki, as well as long-term confidant/manager Joshua Chauke, have both been involved in the organizing of the newly formed social market, THE STREET MARKET PHALABORWA™“SMP” that promotes multi-faceted artwork in photography, painting, beading, music, fashion, craft work, among the youth.

The events hosted by The Street Market movement, are developed by a young intercultural crew who pursue art as a tool of improving their communities, social standing and themselves as individuals.

Bulinki recently delivered a highly captivating performance at a Phalaborwa event which definitely left the audience in awe. From humble beginnings, this musician is tailoring the path for ALL Limpopo youth towards a crime- and drug-free, brighter future.
Major Performances
1. VIP Magazine launch (University of Limpopo, 2016)
2. Miss Mopani 2016 (Namakgale, 2016)
3. Freedom Madness Weekend (Mpumalanga, 2016)
4. State theatre weekly sessions (Johannesburg, 2015)
5. ANC Rally (Seshego, 2014)
6. LA Crushers 25th anniversary (Phalaborwa, 2014)
Major Collaborations
1. Charmza De DJ
2. Mloper
3. Vic Mash
4. Mopedy
5. Mlazah
Contact Details

Trevor Bulinki Mangena

078 536 1391

Joshua Chauke
 072 045 9977


The first ever multi town/city “Kasi Music Festival” to be held in Somerset East

In hopes of fulfilling our goal of giving a platform to upcoming artists, Kasi Music Magazine has decided to come up with their first ever event called “Kasi Music Festival” that will be held in Somerset East, Eastern Cape on the 25th September 2015.

The “Kasi Music Festival” will be the first ever South African multi town/city concert tour, that will aim at giving unknown/upcoming artists a platform to express themselves with their music. This year we are starting in Somerset East, Eastern Cape to help raise funds for building a studio in the area. We hope we can also get some sponsors that will help us in this quest of developing the talent of upcoming musicians around the country in the next coming years.

This year artist headliner’s are:

Qalazive (Port Elizabeth)

IMG_2520728589371Qalazive otherwise known as uBhuti WaseBhayi is a hip hop artist who hails from PE, he has been in the game for quite sometime, and has been rocking the streets of PE with his high energy music and performances, he was recently interviewed on Metro FM by Dj Oskido check the interview here:

Gqala (Port Elizabeth)

IMG_1782387646377Sicelo Gqala Tika is an upcoming hip hop artist who hails from PE, he has shared the stage with likes of Cassper Nyovest, Reason, Kwesta, Riky Rick, AKA and many more (Back to the City Festival in Jozi 2015) Click here to listen to some of his songs. (Click here: Igqala Ndim)

Bulelani “Mr Douw” Douw (Somerset East)

IMG_2222835685392Bulelani Douw whose stage name is “Mr Douw” is a hip hop from Somerset East who is currently signed under Uitenhage based label known as “Indigenas Records” he has shared the stage with artists like Ifani, Catalyst and many more notable artists, he is well known for his hit single “Kubo” (Click here to download his music

Testamente (Mossel Bay)

IMG_2368995123803Testamente Kokwe is a hip hop artist who hails from Mossel Bay, Western Cape. He is also signed under “Indigenas Records” you can download his latest tracks here (

Lion Dopie Lloyd (Somerset East)

lION LOYDLoyiso “Lion Lloyd” Hoko is an upcoming Hip Hop artist, from Somerset East, he is well known for his “Run Jozi” remix. To download his songs click here:

Slow Marasi (Somerset East)

11755217_1502716190019965_8158330487658703582_nSamkelekile “Slow” Marasi is an upcoming Hip Hop artist from SE, he has been hustling for the past 8 years or so, he is pretty well known in his area for his delivery on the mic. Get his latest single here:

MC Zeezee (Grahamstown)

11709704_502517646565845_6531761078691658810_nMC Zeezee is an upcoming hip hop artist who hails from Grahamstown, he is known for his energetic performances. Get his songs here:

Tasko (Port Elizabeth)

1424534_473526092825783_1827188810153250992_nTasko is a hip hop artist from Port Elizabeth, he has been in the game for quite some time and he is making noise in his area in the Bay… get his latest track at

Sino (Uitenhage)

11425855_10204342189542397_2892627715999045319_nSino who is also known as the “The Beat Killer” is a hip hop artist  based in Uitenhage, who is managed by Tido Solutions a Cape Town based artist management company.

Kleco (Uitenhage)

10945602_778348842261793_934164593161024785_nWanga Gijana whose stage name is “Kleco” is a hip hop artist based in U-Town, he is also well known in his hometown for his grimy flows and delivery… checkout his latest single called “I can’t take it” click this link to get it

Other artists who will feature are:

Mcebisi “7 letters” Mvoko (Somerset East), Lwandisiwe “Major” Majiba (Somerset East), Siphosethu “Yugi” Zonke (Somerset East), Wamkelwa January (Cookhouse), iZithunywa (Somerset East) and many more.

The event will take place on the 25th of September in Somerset East Youth Centre hall, the starting time is 3pm until late, ticket price is R20 and admission at the door is R30.

The official hashtag for this event is #KMF2015 more information contact Max at 061 987 1130