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Sunday, July 3, 2016


(Mali Zulu)

The Still Sessions at Distillery031 will feature Mali Zulu & Band on July 6.

Mali Zulu is a talented musician born in a village called KwaMaphumulo, on the outskirts of Stanger in the beautiful grassy plains of Northern KwaZulu Natal. He grew up singing in school choirs from Grade One and in Grade Twelve he was selected for the Northern KwaZulu Natal Youth Choir, where he received practical coaching and travelled throughout South Africa.

Mali Zulu will perform at The Still Sessions with a three-piece acoustic band which includes himself as lead vocalist and guitarist with Qin Zungu on vocals and acoustic guitar and Skippy Khubeka on bass.

When asked what Mali Zulu would bring to the Still Sessions, he said: “ They say Love makes the world go around, you will either think about your Lover or you will dance together.”

In 2014, Zulu entered Idols Season 10 and made it to the top 31. Following this he landed a record deal and started working on his own compositions. He a musician at heart and his life is driven by music. He has graced the stage at some of South Africa’s most beautiful venues and festivals, such as The Rock Music Bistro, The Lion’s Festival, The Dutch and The Outland Festival. His biggest dream is to have his own studio, so he could offer other people a chance to experience producing their own music and succeeding in their careers.

His latest single titled Try is available online and he is currently working on an EP.

The Still Sessions is a monthly music and dining experience presented by Distillery031 and iSupport Music Business. Distillery031 is Durban’s first craft distillery and home to an intimate cocktail bar and dining area.

Mali Zulu & Band will appear in The Still Sessions on July 6 at 18h30 at Distillery031, 1st Floor The Foundry, 43 Station Drive. Doors open at 18h00. Tickets R70 available at and at Pick ‘n Pay