Sabelo Kheswa stage name THE DUSHMAN was born and bred in the township of kwamashu Durban on the 18 July 1987. The Dushman studied Business Management in Durban University of Technology and completed in 2011. The Dushman is currently planning to study Sound engineering in order to further his career in music. The Dushman is a hip hop artist and a songwriter.
The Dushman is currently working on a 5 track E.P. called ‘LOVE PORTION’ to be released on 14 February 2018. Currently The Dushman is realising a single on the 7th of April 2017on all digital stores, the name of the song is called Candy. The song features two talented individuals Prime Zulu and Senzo Armour. Candy is a hip hop song with a feel of the 90s r n b music.
The Dushman started his music career in 2007 inspired by the talented artist and music producer’s Zakes Bantwini and Polow the don. He started performing around the taverns and events around Durban, he has shared a stage with the likes of Zakwe, Mr Chaklas, Prime Zulu, Dj Bongz just to mention a few. Performing in an event in 2012 he was approached by the legendary musician Mr Chaklas after he saw him perform at the event, offered him a mentorship. Since his started being mentored by Mr Chaklas, The Dushman has appeared in two tv shows which include Late night with Nimrod and Take me out south Africa, has released a single track in 2015 on iTunes called ‘I am a Chaklas’ which saw the song reach 2800 downloads in its first week of release and currently working on a 5 track EP.
The Dushman is a talented hip hop artist and song writer from the township of kwamashu who is mentored by the legendary musician Mr Chaklas. With a vision of studying sound engineering and becoming a global icon, this talent is sure the one to lookout for in the future. The Dushman is currently signed to an independent label TDM MUSIC GROUP.