Despite the other genres’ mainstream takeover, SA hip-hop continues to be a breeding ground for new talent. On rise artist, in collaboration with Cally Leio, release an unapologetic go-getter hip-hop melodic trap anthem titled “VELE”.
“VELE is a South African slang or “Tsotsi Taal” word derived from the Zulu term which loosely translates to “Hell yeah!”” – Cally Leio.
“The song relates to the work one has to put in and the costs one has to incur in order to succeed and live free. It also signifies that our backgrounds prepared us for a life of success rising above circumstances.” – Swish 8-8.