- South Africa
- Eye Colour
Highlights of work experience: Since the release of his debut solo album in 2000, Danny K has become one of South Africa's most versitile and accomplished recording artists, unleashing a slew of chart toping hits. He has had the ability to cross all social and cultural barriers becoming a true superstar and household name in South Africa.
After graduating from Wits and Wits Business School with 2 degrees, Danny decided to follow his passion and enter the music industry. Since then his career has been nothing short of spectacular
*First SA musician to perform on the
legendary Oprah Winfrey Show in Chicago. Other guests on the day included Stevie Wonder, Tina Turner, Josh Groban and John Travolta.
*One of 5 SA acts chosen to perform at Nelson Mandela's 46664 concert in Greenpoint Stadium, broadcast to over three billion people around the world.
*A groundbreaking album with Kwaito Star Mandoza titled SAME DIFFERENCE which set new records in sales, selling 25 000 units in 4 weeks.
*Established his own Record, Production, Publishing and Management Companies. All successful in their own right.
*Numerous awards including: 2 Consecutive Kids Choice Awards (voted for byover 1 million SA kids), 4 SAMA nominations, 2 Consecutive Crystal Awards, You Award-Best SA Musician, SA style award-best dressed Male.
*Performances at the opening of the ICC World Cup to over 2.5 billion viewers.
*Toured and performed with the likes of Usher,Craig David,Puff Daddy, Ladysmith Black Mombazo, Eric Benet, Bob Geldof,U2, Queen, Beyonce.
*Voted one of SA's few "role models" in a FNB national survey.
*Srting of number one, top ten singles and Gold albums in his career.
8 Performed in front of over 30 000 underprivileged kids for Nelson Mandela and Oprah Winfrey at Madiba's annual Birthday Party in Qunu in the Transkei.