Elkay Macburner is known for his unique music style as well as his skills in music production. Macburner does not only sing and rap he also write, produce, and creates his own songs and instrumentals. Raised in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal by his parents and guardians, Macburner’s experiences and influences extend across the spectrum.
From managing the Ixhwalakhe maskandi group, Macburner has been drawn towards music for years. It was the energy and diversity he found in Ladysmith that fuelled him with more passion for music and sound engineering. As Macburner’s taste for hip-hop music developed so did the development of his unique style, blending kwaito, hip-hop, afro-pop and house music.