Zimbabwe’s talented producer and artist, Young DLC has signed a contract with South African label, Next Music which will release his music internationally.
Born in Harare-Zimbabwe, the Hatfield-based versatile electronic dance music artist and producer, songwriter and DJ is well known for his Coke Studio Africa gig, as a two-time resident Producer (2017 & 2019), where he produced all remixes, covers, and Christmas songs from Nairobi, Kenya.
Young DLC recently worked with Zimbabwean top artist, Jah Prayzah on his new album.
Out of the five songs they have done together, two of them (Porovhoka & Svovi) already have over a million views on YouTube.
He is also part of the electronic music production duo called Matta Motto ( Young DLC and Tristan Coetzee) and they have already released two projects with Gigi Lamayne and Praiz (Nigeria).
Young DLC co-Produced Mlindo’s Nge Thanda Wena with Maphorisa, featuring Sha Sha, which generated more than 3 million streams on YouTube without an official video.
“I am excited and energized by this deal with Next Music. I am looking forward to releasing music with an international focus,” said Young DLC
Young DLC pursued his music studies at Soul Candi Music Institute in South Africa where he studied Electronic Sound Production and ended up getting signed to Sony Publishing South Africa as a producer and songwriter in 2017.
His big break was when he was cast as a guest producer on Coke Studio SA 2016 where he produced for hip hop artist, Aewon Wolf and pop artist, Jade McDonalds, on a song titled “Run Away” which was playlisted on many local commercial radio stations.