Zothile Langa, aka Solo, is a lyricist and award-winning hip hop artist who has been making waves in the industry for 15 years. He was born and bred in Diepkloof, Soweto, and was known as a rapper and performer throughout his high school years.
In 2012 he came out with his first single and music video entitled "Bad" and later on released a trilogy of albums with a centralized theme titled . Solo then decided to take 3 years off to focus on his band ‘SOLO and the Betr Gang’, which comprises of him and 5 other individuals (producer, and singer Buks, producers Al da 3rd, Subrocc, Solid The Gifted and Th&o) who have done pretty well for themselves ever since.
Not only is Solo a respected artist but he is also known for his thread game as he and his partner, Dineo Moeketsi, won the ‘Most Stylish Couple’ award at the 2017 SA Style awards. This award didn’t come as a shock as the self-proclaimed ‘Dapper Rapper’ has won the ‘Best Dressed Man’ of the night at the GQ Man style awards and multiple style features in their print magazine over the past 3 years.