We are joined by veteran musician MXO in the loft. The singer-songwriter has been in the industry with a career that has spanned for over 13 years. MXO was born Mxolisi Lowkwe from Kwa-dwesi, in Port Elizabeth, where he grew up with a passion for music, which would eventually persuade him to move to Johannesburg at the age of 21, to pursue his dream.
While in Joburg, he began to perform at various clubs and landing a number of gigs before he the release of his first official single “Sista Kunjani”, which got him known for his unique style and raspy voice. It was around this time that he met Ringo Madlingozi, who proceeded to mentor him about the industry. Throughout his long and illustrious career, MXO has been a part of the innovative duo Roots 2000, and has achieved many great things. He has released my timeless albums throughout his time including the great 2018 album “Conscious Reflections”.
MXO is not only known for his music now, as he has also appeared in a number of television programs. Such as the reality competition Survivor South Africa: the Maldives, in 2011. He has also appeared in popular local television shows such Yizo Yizo Season 3, Tshisa, Isidingo, and A Place Called Home.