Zwelakhe R is radio & TV presenter, a voice-over artist and also a poet. His true passion is media and entertainment, his tool to reach out and bridge learning gaps. Life is about eternal learning and from that he chooses never to step backward and progress with all around him into a universe of golden opportunity
2006/2007 – BayFM
2008/2009 – UlimateFM
2014- UCT radio
2017- Mxxl Radio- in
Ltv – Maseru, Lesotho 2008
He is currently represented by Waka agency, the first Pan African talent agency, based in South Africa lead by the acclaimed Rosie Motene.
Meet #CreatePreneur Africa South Africa’s Zwelakhe R
Tell us what drives you? What is your true passion in life?
The hunger to succeed at achieving my dreams and living towards my true creed and equally the fear of poverty and not living my life to the best of my ability. My true passion is media and entertainment
How did you find your passion and how old were you?
I discovered my passion when I was about 18.I loved entertainment;e vents, acting, directing and live performance.
What about your passion appeals to you the most?
Being able to touch people and engage people through
art. As well as bridge learning gaps through it.
What drove you to make money from your passions?
I want to make money from what I love and enjoy.
When was the first time you were paid for your passion?
2006, in Port Elizabeth
What kept you going when you thought about giving up?
I’ve never wanted to do anything else. I’ve never allowed
my self to have a Plan B.
What motivates you every day to be even more successful?
The feeling of success being able to set goals and achieve them. Improving myself.
What do you have to say to all of the people who doubted you?
Nothing, I don’t invest my time in entities I can’t make a return on.
What advice do you give to aspiring creatives who look up to you?
Learn from as many people as possible. Cut your own path and listen to your gut. Always keep learning…… READ.