With his home video cover of the Bruce Sprinsteen hit, Tougher Than the Rest, 2016 turned into quite an eventful year for this young Eastern Cape artist. His cover not only made an impression on the Afrikaans music industry, but lead to his platinum selling debut album: Kleindorp-Dromer. 

Original tracks, like Afrikaans Sal Bly, Die Lyn, en Honderd Duisend Maal, not only showcased his talent as a writer, but honestly conveyed the simplicity of the small town experience. His debut album, was fusion of nostalgic country with pop hooks and melodies. 

The success of his debut album, was followed up, with the runaway success of his second studio album, Boomhuis. The lead single of this album, Vuur Op Die Water, introduced a new colourful and fearless phase for this former theatre student. As conceptualised in the Vuur op die Water music video – which has received millions of views to date. 

The success of Vuur op die Water, was followed by a series of aesthetically dynamic videos for songs like: Woorde Uit Jou Mond, In Hierdie Ding, and the moving ballad, Tussen Die Lakens. Supporters were able to join in on this experience by joining him at his nationwide tours.