Pura is an exceptional duo, ready to set foot in the music industry with their eccentric soulful house melodies. Their debut single, the incredible Nazi Iy’nkomo, is proof that this is a group ready to make a mark on a welcoming industry.
Their first EP “Melody for the year” is to be released March 20 2020 and will be an astonishing phenomenon to the ears of all kinds of audiences.
The sound is simply unique with the soulful juicy baselines, rhythmic keys, profound vocals and killer guitar solos which is the 2 main factors that has shaped this beautiful brand
Overall the sound has a mix of old school and new school house which is a breath of fresh air and is going to keep the listeners wanting more.
First single release, about Nazi Iy’nkomo (Here are the cows)
This beautiful masterpiece is simply about a man trying to prove his true love and commitment by saying “here are the cows” indicating he is ready for marriage with the love of his life. Behind Philas moving and powerful voice is a soulful driving bassline complimented by a tropical beachy sounding lead guitar – creating a blissful, feel good happy vibe.
Ending with a guitar solo that brings out a soulful profound blues punch that makes one want to play air guitar. The vernacular in the track makes way for the perfect singalong.
About the Duo: PURA
Yaseen Chino Begg – Born 1988 in the Western Cape, picked up the guitar from the age of 16 and has now mastered the guitar solo arts, He has been coined “South Africa’s Carlos Santana”
He started out as a performing guitarist working with various house DJS and hip-hop artists. During those years he started learning and implementing the skills of a house producer and has successfully created an international soulful house sound
Phila Mazibuko – Born 1988 in Kwazulu Natal, has been in the entertainment industry as a South African actor and television presenter best known as a location presenter who presented links from parties around the country on the SABC1 music series Live, between July 2008 and June 2010.
Phila received his first Metro FM Award in 2010 for best-styled artist and is now back with a unique vocal sound that will shockingly surprise his fans and new audiences.
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