Manqoba Shongwe better known as Man Q is an artist first and foremost. At his musical inception , it all started off with poetry , he wrote many poems during his schooling career which became the corner stone of his musical journey. After high school he decided to merge his poetic skill set with a beat & mic , & from there it was history. He graduated from Wits university and never looked back, using the knowledge he acquired to good use by bettering his career. Man Q quickly rose through the internet platform Sound cloud as he sharpened his skills set as he was a rap artist. He took time to study the industry by using technology. Seeing what works and what doesn’t work, what one can do in order to get noticed or get more streams. He understood that, the fact that he is resides in the critically acclaimed northern suburbs of Sandton, he had to do things in an unorthodox way. After honing his craft via spending more time in studio, making records, he is now a household name when it comes to sound cloud.
• In 2019 State Of Mind EP won MixTape of the year at the annual 011 Awards
• His State Of Mind Ep was Nominated for Mixtape of the Year (2019)
• Man Q has become one of the fastest rising acts coming from the much
acclaimed North Side, he has released 17 records and has collected
more than 20 000 Streams and counting.
• In 2018 He won rhyme for kicks hosted by MKay Frash and Fred Mercury
• Dj Zan D co-signed Man Q’s record called Cologne, which represented
the North Vs East Segment on Yfm
• Tuks , Tshwane & Alex FM play listed the Cologne record
• He has experience under his belt as he has dropped 3 capsules and an
EP (State Of Mind)
• Performed his single Cologne on national television Expressions show on SABC 1
• Took part in the Touch HD Freestyle challenge
Q’s Revenge Press Release:
“So here we are
The Good, The Bad & The Ugly.
Raw, Honest, Uncut & Overcooked servings of Revenge.
Enjoy your Vengeance,
‘Cause I know I will.
Yours in Revenge,