Siya Nondlwana

The One Room,

Live Performance

A long-awaited solo performance by Siya Nondlwana at the Mandela Bay Arts Festival. This performance brings to the fore a powerful voice that captivates the audience and lights up their spirits through vocals that sends shockwaves with each word. A powerful voice that inflicts emotions and makes you feel touched and captured in your soul. Siya Nondlwana will be performing with his band and guest artists: Joliza, Scott Msizi and Ukhanye


Siya Nondlwana – Lead Performer and Vocal

Busi Maqhina – Backing Vocal - Soprano

Belinda Hamba – Backing Vocal - Alto

Melikhaya Whisky – Backing Vocal – Tenor

Scott Msizi – Drums, Music Director, Guest Artist

Siphiwo “ TO” Manyonga – Keyboard

Sipho Gqirhana – Bass Guitar

Mandilakhe Chaga – Electric Guitar

Thandikhaya “ Joliza” Magayiya – Guest Artist

Ukhanye – Guest Artist

About the Artists

Born Siyamthanda Nondlwana on the 30th of June 1995 in Walmer Township, Gqeberha. Siya started singing in high school and in church where he realized that he had a special gift in music. In 2015 he joined Joliza and his band as a backing vocalist until 2022 when he decided to explore a solo career in music. Siya has performed as a backing vocalist in various events such as the National Arts Festival in Makhanda in 2022, the Mandela Bay Arts Festival 2022, Ebubeleni’s All-White Heritage Day Picnic in 2022, Masibuyelembo Cultural Blast in 2022 and IsiXhosa Music Festival in 2023.

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    • Family

  • February 24, 2024
    19:00 - 20:30
    The One Room
  • Name
    The One Room
  • Location
    The One Room Music & Comedy Club, 52B Westbourne Road, Port Elizabeth Central, Gqeberha
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  • Accessibility Info
    There are no steps in the public area of the venue, making it accessible for wheelchair users.
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  • Primary Language
    Isixhosa, English
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  • Event Format
    Live Performance