Liebie Louw got him involved in acting at primary and high schools.
After high school, he became a session pianist at Lemon Jack Studio’s. A year later, he was promoted to backing
vocalist, music arranger, sound engineer and producer.
Here, Bongi met and worked with celebrities such as: André G Nel, Coenie, Chris Chameleon, the Coleske brothers, Helen Bester, Blom, Loyiso, Mel Botes, the Parlatones, Pieter Koen, and Steve Hofmeyer just to name a few! He also performed the song, “I am with Jak de Priester, for his new album called “Groen Mamba”. Bongi was also the main performer on his wedding.
He continued his musical experience by opening the stage for A. King, Freshly ground, Kurt has always showed compassion towards his community and constantly contributes in ways to uplift and bring hope. His projects involve piano lessons to children, and bringing communities together through his love and passion for music and entertainment. Yazigabisa Children’s embisa encourages the little ones to fearlessly pursue their natural talent. They set up drums, keyboards and a bass guitar and let the children sing, play and be joyous.
Bongi has also been involved with entertaining children at the Red Cross Children’s Hospital in in Cape Town and leads his church choir.