An Avid Believer In Empowering The Youth. The Flag Bearer For House Music In South Africa. Themba Nkosi, Better Known By His Stage Name, Euphonik Eats, Sleeps And Breathes Music.
This South African Dj, Music Producer, Radio Presenter And Entrepreneur, Aims To “Put Smiles On People’s Faces”.
Through His Unique Sound, Characterized By Upbeat Music With Elements Of House, Electro And Dance, He Has Gained A Discerning Amount Of Fans Spanning Five Continents. Euphonik’s Understanding And Maturity Of Music Came At An
Born In Mpumalanga, South Africa, His Passion For Music Was Ignited By Artists His Father Listened To – The Likes Of The Spinners, Marvin Gaye, Stimela And Hugh Masekela. His Relationship With Music Began When He Started Playing At Friends’ Birthday Parties In His Early Teens. He Went From Playing At Every Birthday Party In Benoni To Gaining Residency In Midrand Club, Who Zoo, Whilst Perfecting His Mixing And Producing Techniques. Euphonik First Started Remixing In 2003 And Gained Recognition In 2004 When He And South African Dj, Dj Kent Joined Forces And Produced An Album Together, Kentphonik. It Wasn’t Long Before He Started Doing Mixes On Regional Radio Station, Yfm, Later Being Offered His Own Show On National Radio Station, 5fm. Euphonik Was Signed By Record Label, Soul Candi In 2006 And Landed A Highly Coveted Job Doing A&r For The Record Label..
From Dubai to Sydney, Cape Town to Miami, London to Toronto and New York City to Johannesburg, Euphonik has played sets across the globe, entertaining discerning clubbers and gaining hundreds of thousands of fans spanning five continents. He’s served on the panel for the electronic music industry’s premier annual conference, The Miami Winter Conference; and he’s opened for some of the biggest names in the electro music industry including Swedish House Mafia, Avicii, Afrojack, Skrillex, Louie Vega, Richie Hawtin, ATB and Markus Schulz. He has also performed at Ultra South Africa since its inauguration and Ultra Miami for the past 3 years.
After his infectious mixes achieved radio play, initially on regional station Yfm, and eventually on 5FM, where he was offered the opportunity of hosting his
own shows. Euphonik joined 947 in September 2017, with the #947eUNITE weekend mix on Anele’s show every Friday, as well as his own show, #eUNITE on Sundays from 18:00 to 20:00.
Euphonik has received numerous nominations at the South African Music Awards as well as the Metro FM Awards. In 2014 he won his first award – the Metro FM award for Best Compilation Album for his album, For The Love of House Volume 5. His name has been included in The Mail & Guardian’s 300 Young South Africans list (a comprehensive and reputable list of people that will shape and define their industries for decades to come). He has released six albums to date in the; For the Love of House series: Vol. 1, Politics of Dance, Special Edition, Total Blackout, Vol. 5 and Vol. 6; and has featured extensively on electro and house compilations. A man passionate about investing in the next generation of DJ’s, Euphonik also hosts a highly successful annual workshop for aspiring DJs called DJ101.
With Over A Decade Of Experience In Broadcasting, Producing And Djing, Euphonik Is At The Heart Of The South African Music Scene. With So Many Years Of
Industry Experience Behind His Name, He Was Asked To Be A Permanent Judge On A National Television Dance Show, Step Up Or Step Out In 2013 Showcasin His Knowledge And Passion For Entertainment. Euphonik Also Recently Founded Record Label, Eunite, Which He Intends Using As A Platform To Promote Up And Coming Artists. Euphonik Considers Himself A “Djpreneur” – A Dj First, An Entrepreneur Second. Music Aside, He Has Established Himself As A Successful Businessman. He Invests In Property, Has Designed Two Pairs Of Unique Euphonik Superga Sneakers, Produces Euphonik Skopa Snacks, Runs A Nightclub In Sandton And Recently Adding To His Portfolio Of Business Ventures, Has Opened A Clothing Store In Braamfontein With Dj Kent Called Debut, He Has A Line Of Head Phones With Rocka. Euphonik’s Mantra Is “Do What You Love And Love What You Do”. With International Demand For Euphonik Rapidly Accelerating, The World Truly Is Becoming His Playground. Coming From A Small Town In Mpumalanga, He Has Become An Inspiration For All.