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Qaqamba Ntshinka at Selective Live

Fri Jul 12, 17:00 - Fri Jul 12, 23:00

Selective Live


Qaqamba Ntshinka is an emerging Afro jazz artist originally from EC eNgcobo and now living in CPT eMfuleni. She is a community activist, songwriter, singer, and poet. She draws inspiration from social injustices, using her music to promote awareness and healing.

A graduate of Bridges for Music Academy, Qaqamba is skilled in music production, business, and mindfulness, and has released singles like "Zizinja", "Maqondana" and "Ingase Uyazi". She also works as a Digital Marketer at a company called Comarketers, leveraging her expertise to enhance her music career.

Her notable performances include FAME Week Africa, Villa Viva, and The Expresso Show on SABC 3. She was recognized by Bridges for Music Academy and performed at their Ultra Bridges Academy Gala Dinner with artists like Dr Dizu Plaatjies and uMsaki. Her achievements include TV appearances and nominations for the Basadi in Music Awards 2023. She has performed at Flame Studios Constitution Hill, The Joburg Theatre, and opened for Zahara at The Botanik Social House. In 2024, she performed at The Cape Town Jazzathon at V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre and the Wine & Venture summit in Stellenbosch.

Recently, Qaqamba opened for Sjava, Mandisi Dyantyis, and Zonke at the Thikho Events Business Premium Jazz Festival at Cape Town Grand West Arena on April 14, 2024, marking the biggest performance of her career.

Doors Open at 5pm and show starts at 8pm


Qaqamba Ntshinka at Selective Live
Selective Live
189 Buitengracht St, Gardens, Cape Town, 8001
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