Joe "TheGift" Botlhoko was born and raised in the West of Johannesburg in a location called Kagiso. His stage name THEGIFT is taken from his birth name ‘Mpho’ which means gift.
Growing up as a boy his mother would play all kinds of different music while doing her daily chores, from Soul & RnB, Jazz and Gospel. He finds that he resonates more with House music, deep house in particular.
Through all that he has been through in his life music has carried him through and he just love sharing that same sound with people. If you are looking for a Dj that will bring you Deep and soulful house music of top quality, He is the man for the job.
He moved to WC at the age of 17.
An aspiring Dj, voice over artist and music producer, Specialises in House Music, Studied music at Kue Dj Academy and voice over coaching at South African Voice Over Academy(SAVOA).
His love for music and making people dance began at a very young age. From school parties to house parties (when someone's parents were away).
Music has the power to unite nations “I will be happy if i can make people from all walks of life dance to one sound”
What you can expect:
The Road Trip Show, I will be taking you on a journey with the hottest Deep and Soulful house music to set you off to a good Saturday.
This show is one like no other. Guaranteed to hear the best sounds with no compromise. From old school to current.
I want you all to take this music journey with me as it is not a one man show. You are the important part of the show next to the music.
If you are a Dj or producer of deep house, soulful house and tech house and want your music to be heard, make contact with me and come drop some beats on "The Road Trip".
(((> Show Features <)))
DAILY DOSE: Five old school house songs back to back to kick start the amazing music journey.
SCENIC MIX: A guest Dj dropping some chilled deep house sounds.
PICK UP TALENT: This part of the show is dedicated to all producers of deep house, soulful house and tech house that wants to promote their music.
FREEWAY MIX: A guest Dj dropping some up beat tech house sounds to just you in that party mood.
REFILL & RECHARGE: Single tracks as we chat with one another. in this part of the show we wil also be airing any shout outs, birthday, anniversaries or any good wishes you may want to pass on to loved ones. So send through those voice notes and messages.
DESTINATION MIX: Your host THEGIFT on the decks to close off the show with some smooth exclusive sounds to The Road Trip.
A jam packed show with a host of the finest Dj's and producers of the beautiful sound we ALL love so much. We end off the show with a Destination mix by yours truly THE GIFT.
5 old skool house beats back2back to kick start the music journey.
The Guest Mix 1 - DJ dropping some Chilled n' Deep House sounds.
This part of the show is dedicated to all producers of deep house, soulful house and tech house that wants to promote their music.
A Guest Mix 2 - DJ dropping some up beat tech house sounds to just you in that party mood.
Single tracks & chats, shout outs, birthday, anniversaries any good wishes you may want to pass on to loved ones. - Send through those voice notes and messages.
Your host THEGIFT on the decks to close off the show with some smooth exclusive sounds to The Road Trip.