CHARLIE EKS BIOGRAPHY
Born and bred in Orlando East, Soweto on the 17th of July, Tshepo Setlhaku Aka “Charlie Eks” to his fans, is a pure talented artist who loves everything that is art related, Tshepo grew up in Orlando East where he discovered and embraced his passion for music, dance and being a computer nerd.
The 22-year old Artist discovered his passion for music at the age of 15 when he started to join dance crews around his area, he then started a dance crew called “Pro Fam” he and his group attended world class competitions like “The Red Bull Beat Battle, SA’s Got Talent” and auditioned at television shows like “Jam Alley, Can Do, So you Think you can dance “to mention a few.
During His Pre-Matric Charlie Eks started toning down with his dance career and started to focus on improving his grades, he later matriculated (Class of 2014) as one of the best performing students at Selelekela Secondary School in Orlando East.
After His 1st year of pursuing a B.sc Engineering (Civil) degree at Wits University, he then realised that his was more passionate with doing music for a living, towards the end of the year (2016), Charlie decided to focus more on his music endeavours.
“Reality is not what’s around you, it is what is in your head, dream on”- Charlie Eks.
He took His allowance monies and put together a bedroom studio, he then spent his time studying audio and visual productions.
With a goal of having a network and Online Community, Charlie Eks studied how to make use free online platforms to market his records. His childhood dream was to touch lives and change the world.
Currently the most accomplished Upcoming hip-hop artist in SA, Charlie Eks continues to share his talent as he has now shared hooks that have led to over 5K+ downloads on datafilehost.
The more achievements and rewards Charlie Eks receives, the bigger he dreams, Charlie Eks is also spending time in recording and dance studios, which will bring more unexpected surprises in 2018
“We find it hard to be real with ourselves, but we can’t prove anything to be real but ourselves”- Charlie Eks
Management: Artist Manager (T. Setlhaku) : +27 84 273 7256 Artist Contacts : Charlieeks.firstname.lastname@example.org/ +27 84 273 7256 Facebook Page : Charlie Eks Twitter (@Charlie_EKS) : bit.ly/2knbFrt YouTube : bit.ly/2jX4iKp