VenVortex was born as Sibusiso Mxotwa from a little dusty place in Eastern Cape called Dimbaza on the 12 of September 1993. He was raised around music mostly from Blues, Jazz, Funk, Fusion, Gospel, House, RnB & Hip Hop just to name a few. His mother & father being the huge contributors for his love for music.
The name Ven comes from the last 3 letters in eleven since his from Eleven block Dimbaza and his regarded the place as the center of everything that’s violent. He also says he wanted to be an astronaut when he grew up and he was always called Vortex. Then he just combined the two to make VenVortex.
In 2008 that is when he started writing songs not only for himself but also for his peers from there on 2009 he recorded his first song under Promusic103 a label they started with his friends. He did numerous interviews, music videos, features and event performances around Eastern Cape, Western Cape and Gauteng until he started working on his own company in 2016 named Blessin’Up Triangle (PTY) Ltd.
He released numerous mix tapes under his label (Mogul Family Music Records) i.e Trap Holladae, Interstellar Mind, Love Conscious, Blink of a heart, Vitalization98 and 2Wks In 2018. Each one having a lot of great songs even cult classics for him. A high number of features from upcoming acts around Eastern Cape. His music videos are doing pretty well online without being marketed in anyway. Most of his followers are waiting for the long awaited album PAXXION.
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Which brings us to 2019, he is the the co-founder for the international perfume PAXXION by Impulse Int Cosmetics (PTY) Ltd. Which is starting to make waves around Johannesburg, Pretoria, Durban and East London. His also releasing PAXXION merchandise sometime during the year but everyone is still waiting on the Album. We have heard from numerous sources that the album was completed in 2017.
His released 2 compilations this year from one being 26′s (XXVI) later being changed to Bless Up an amazing put together project and its available now on https://www.soundcloud.com/venvortex/sets/26s
Founder & CEO of Mogul Family Music Records:
“Ven is a Independent artist a Song writer/ Musician/ Producer/ Recruiter & Entrepreneur. He has just started his on recording company “Blessin’Up Triangle T/A Mogul Family Music Records/ Publishers & Management with a long line of artists in his roster”.
He has worked with a few acts over these few years and continues to work with more talented individuals around the South Africa & is still aspiring to work with more international acts, His hard work is to be commended and his humbleness and the love for his craft is inspiring”
Evolving the state of Hip Hop into a sound so raw and unheard in decades. It’s just simply amazing. “You don’t have to take my word for it, You can simply have a listen”