Yourboyskillz (Katlego Moagi) is a 19 year old rapper/producer from Nkowankowa, Tzaneen. Skillz started rapping when he was 13, with influences from Proverb and the international Jay Z. His sound is mostly inspired by RnB which he infuses with trap, since it is the type of music they played in his household growing up.
He started recording his music when he met the trio 97 Sound producers, as they supplied him with beats. 97 Sound has produced hits such as Cassper’s Doc Shebeleza, As You Are by Toya Delazy , Dj Speedsta’s Hangout and L-tido’s Oh No So Skillz is in good supply
Yourboyskillz is a 2014 best collaboration nominee at the BEM Limpopo hip hop awards for his single Act Right. The young rapper has been a guest on the Capricorn FM breakfast show, the drive show on GTFM and has recently performed on Africa magic’s Good Morning Africa. He has opened up for artists such as Cassper Nyovest, Big Nuz and Candy just to mention a few.
Skillz plans on representing Limpopo in the Hip hop game, because there’s no one from Limpopo amongst the current big hip hop artists in SA. Yourboyskillz Just Finished working on his mixtape called Geek’d Up In The city and on Friday he is going to drop the 2nd single called Whip it which he thinks is going to be a game changer and the biggest hip-hop song this year
Titled Lit, which should be on major stations soon since it’s getting positive, downloads.
According to Yourboyskillz he says 2016 is going to be his year,as he is dropping the music video for I Got this Friday (19 Feb 2016) so be sure to look out for that as well as his new single titled Whip it that will be dropping soon.