BIOGRAPHY

 Z&K.O.

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BUILD IT YOURSELF

BIOGRAPHY:

     OUT OF A REFUGEE CAMP IN MANZINI SWAZILAND ON FEBRUARY 25, 1987 ZAKHELE MOLEFE KHUMALO A.K.A Z&K.O. WAS BROUGHT INTO THE WORLD WITH THE ODDS NOT IN HIS FAVOR.  HIS PARENTS BEING POLITICAL REFUGEES FROM SOUTH AFRICA, ESCAPED THE APARTHEID LEAVING BEHIND THEIR HOME, THEIR FAMILY AND FRIENDS.  ZAKHELE AND HIS FAMILY MOVED TO CANADA IN HOPES OF A POTENTIAL BETTER FUTURE. ZAKHELE’S PASSION FOR MUSIC, ART, AND FASHION GREW WITH AGE.  THROUGH NUMEROUS MUSICAL PERFORMANCES, FASHION SHOWS AND ARTISTIC CREATIONS THE BRAND  Z&K.O. WAS CREATED.

UPON GRADUATION FROM HIGH SCHOOL,
    ZAKHELE ATTENDED THE INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF DESIGN IN TORONTO, CANADA TAKING FASHION DESIGN.  AFTER A YEAR IN THIS PROGRAM, ZAKHELE LEFT  THE DESIGN SCHOOL TO MOVE BACK HOME AND FOCUS ON HIS MUSICAL TALENT. Z&K.O. WHO IS KNOWN FOR BEING A JACK OF ALL THINGS ART,  DISCOVERED HIS TRUE TALENT FOR PRODUCING BEATS, WRITING, SINGING AND RAPPING.
    ZAKHELE -MEANING  BUILD IT YOURSELF IS A PHILOSOPHY Z&K.O. BASIS HIS WORK ETHIC ON. WHAT STARTED AS A HOBBIE , GREW INTO HIS HIS FIRST ALBUM TITLED “EXORCIST”  WITH THE FIRST SINGLE BEING  “EXORCIST” AND HIS FIRST VIDEO, SHORT FILM TITLED “EXORCIST”. Z&K.O. IS NOW WORKING ON NEW MUSIC, FILMS, ART, AND FASHION.

Z&K.O.’s MUSIC,FASHION AND ART IS NOT ONLY A NEW WAVE OF SOUND, STYLE AND CREATIVITY BUT ALSO ENCOMPASSES ORIGINAL PROJECTS  TO CREATE A NEW VISION OF THE FUTURE. IT SHOULD BE NO TIME THAT THE NAME Z&K.O. IS KNOWN NOT ONLY NATION WIDE, BUT RESPECTED WORLD WIDE.