Umlilo is a South African visual artist and producer. “Qhakuva” is the debut track which is produced by Jumping Back Slash and is out via pioneering club label Trax Couture. It is part of forthcoming debut album (due 2020), which has been written to explore the realms of both interdimensionality and self-identity.
According to the press release, he pushes the boundaries and challenges the conventions of electronic, alt-pop music in South Africa. Merging avant-garde aesthetics with film, visual art, fashion, dance and technology, Umlilo have already released two critically-acclaimed audio-visual EPs that have banked over 100,000 streams apiece and picked up support across music, TV, art and literature platforms in South Africa and beyond.