Musician, producer, DJ, pianist, promoter, and electronic deep house music enthusiast alike, Deejay Kestival hails in of Johannesburg
Real name Tshianeyo Rapholo, born in 1993 November 22 at Baragwana hospital, grew up in Soweto.
Deejay Kestival began and developed his dj skills back in 2006 while still in High School.
2007 he started producing his own music and launched a record label (Rothoma Records),
From there he released single tracks under his label "Isizwe Safa" Deep Relief" You Are" and more.
These are the songs that grabbed people's attention to be aware of Dj Kestival.
Kestival has collaborated with Philepine, Comfort Zone, Witty Manyuwa and Afro Mojo. With Thirty-six they formed an Item known as "Elements Of Afrika"
In 2014 released his first Ep known as "My Soul" under Trivia Boys Records.
When not performing, he spends most of his time in studio composing his own music... aided by over a decade on piano lessons and was influenced by his background music is a nature at his home.
Having spent many years playing at all major local night clubs (alongside local hard-hitters and national acts alike), holding multiple residencies, Disk jockeying on various special events and promoting his own music, Kestival has had a lot of time to develop mentally which has an impact on his sounds.
For him, it's all about mood and a deep Emotions , hypnotic groove... playing those tracks that get you tapping your feet and nodding your head without you realizing it, regardless of genre, tempo, style, or release date. Don't be surprised when you suddenly find yourself dancing.
Dj Kestival is now under his Record Label (Neyo Deep Music)