Busiswa Gqulu popularly known by the stage name Busiswa or Busi is prolific female south African singer, songwriter and poet. Her genre of music is in between Gqom, House and Hip-hop with a dance beat to it. Busiswa since her debut has done well for herself releasing topnotch song and albums. Busiswa is one of the best female musicians in South African that have performed with other big artiste on the World stage.
Busiswa was born in Mthatha, Eastern Cape but later relocated to Durban at a young age due to her parents profession. Busiswa at a very young age fell I love with poetry and performed her first poem at her Grandmother’s funeral. According to her, Living with her Mother and Grandmother shaped her life and increased her love for music which she decided to pursue fully
Busiswa currently has a son with her partner whom earlier this year she revealed has been abusing her both physically and mentally. Busiswa who likes to keep her private life private has gone private on the allegations since the time she made them.
Busiswa got her major breakthrough when she featured on DJ Zinhle’s song titled “My Name Is” after been discovered by Kalawa Jazmee’s CEO Oskido. After her grand breaking collaboration with Dj Zinhle she went on to release other notable songs and albums that sold out. Although music to her started in form of poetry but she has gone on to make a name for herself in the genre of music that she chose.
Busiswa since her debut has released topnotch songs like Bazoyenza ,Syashelela ,Nonke ,Ngibambe ,Ingqondo ,Bad Galz ,Uthando ,Lwakho just to mention a few. She has also released albums that have sold out albums like Highly Flavoured, Summer Life. Busiswa has really done well in her music genre
Busiswa over the years has won herself various award recognition but at home and abroad. She has also collaborated and performed on stage with topnotch musician in Africa. Busiswa has also gotten herself endorsement deals with top brands in South Africa.
Busiswa net worth is yet to be ascertained as she is one artist that likes to keep her life private as possible but we can say from her album sales, show performances and endorsement deals she is surely worth a lot. Busiswa as an artist has carved a niche for herself in the industry which others follow. Here are the best songs by Busiswa.
- BAZOYENZA FEATURING MAPHORISA
- WEH DJ FEATURING KAYGEE THE VIBE
- NGOKU FEATURING OSKIDO & UHURU
- MY NAME IS WITH DJ ZINHLE
- NGIBAMBE FEATURING NOKWAZI
- BAZOYENZA FEATURING DJ MAPHORISA
8.ILANGA FEATURING YASIRAH
- MR PARTY FEATURING BUSI N, DJ ATHIE, DA FRESH
10.DROP N REWINE FT DJ MAPHORISA
Busiswa over the years has done well for herself in her genre in the industry. She is one of the Topnotch artists to reckon with in the industry. Also winning herself major awards and endorsement deals in South Africa. What do you make of our list? Share thoughts in the comment section below.