VEXBHEX aka Bheki Dladla kicked his musical career off by studying musical theatre, dance and acting at the Waterfront theater. He has also been certified by the Trinity College of Actors of London and the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance of London.
He led a successful career in modeling, acting and fashion, but focussed his energy on his musical path.
In 2008, he formed the band called Iscream and the Chocolate Stix. With the band, he won a SAMA, opened for MC Hammer and Lil Wayne and has played with some of the biggest bands in South Africa.
He currently hosts the drive time show called Wavelength as well as his own afternoon show on Mutha Fm called The Afternoon Eclipse, on a weekly basis. Showcasing the best of local and pan African talent on a global platform.
He was the assistant director for Manenberg Kaapse project which was supported by the City of Cape Town to highlight to local heritage and culture of the Western Cape, followed with assisting with shooting the music video for 'IFANI' in assossiastion with 'HACIENDA films' one of South africas top musicsians and releasing in Jan 2021.
He has featured and acted in over 20 music videos. He has, throughout his career, collaborated with various producers and artists such as Reason and John Savage on the 5fm Mash Lab. His recent collaboration with Blu Room Studios created a hit that spent two weeks at number one on radio stations with a total of nine weeks on the charts. Another track produced from the collaboration has received a 4 star rating from the Billboard USA.
Bheki is a SAB kick start winner with his brother Sibu Dladla for their fashion company called Jadedlifestyles which focused on fashion, live events, coordination and project managment. Events like 'the fashion poilce in association with lambrouhgini Cape Town, 5 Fm womens show , destell end of year functions and runway shows for fashion week UK are just a few to mention over the years. The company has now moved to the UK (run by Sibu) and has worked with the likes of Grace Jones , Featuered in British VOUGE, DC comics and fashion garments that have sold across the UK and Europe.
Recently he launched his own production company called “Entertainment is Me” ( EIM productions )
What to expect:
The Afternoon Eclipse show - is a projection of personality and a taste of what Iike and who I am, taking you through great tracks and styles keeping you entertained each week with my 6 show features that encapsulate everything you need for a fantastic afternoon Radio Show!
My pick of 4 beat House or Hip Hop Beats to kick off the show
Also includes "Did You Know" ?
Dropping Afro House Vibes...
We learn a new phrase in the 11 official African languages - African Hip Hop beats
Crossover of different music genres infusing new sounds.
Rocking dance music EDM, Trance, Psy Trance and live Festival sets recorded on site