Ganyani Entertainment is all about House Music.
Company behind releases like Ganyani House Grooves Series
Ganyani Tshabalala has been in the music industry for over 20 years. With his great passion for
music, at the age of 15 he started teaching himself several DJ techniques to manipulate the
prerecorded music. These include cueing, equalization, phrasing, beat juggling etc. to perform
the transitions and overdubs of a number of sources in a more creative way.
Today he is a professional DJ who masters the technique of using harmonic mixing for
choosing compatible songs. This has made him and other local DJs to be the pioneers or the
grandmaster of this entertainment technique in the country.
DJ Ganyani is classified as a mobile DJ with turn-tablism as his main article. He travels or tour
with his own sound systems and play from an extensive collection of pre-recorded music, on
various media, to wow targeted audiences. He works for hire at private functions such as
receptions, religious ceremonies, school dances; but also seen frequently in bars, nightclubs,
neighborhood parties, block parties and product launches.
To date he has achieved the following milestones: · Becoming a household name amongst the youth
in South Africa and the SADC region particularly in Lesotho, Swaziland and Botswana.
He is a DJ of choice for Orlando Pirates FC and the South African Football Association. ·
Compilation of the Simunye House Grooves Vol. 1& 2 on invite by SABC 1 to broaden their Simunye
brand appeal to the youth. · Received a gold disc award for Simunye house grooves (This award
was for achieving the clients objective) · Honored by Castle Loud for his exceptional skills and
given an achievers Award.
To-date in addition to the two albums above, Ganyani has produced a total of five “hit” albums;
In The House featuring Ganyani, Ganyani’s House Grooves 3 and the Ganyani’s House Grooves 4, 5
and 6.(This album has been awarded a gold disc for having sold over 25 000 units, currently at
54000 units and going strong) · He has tutored, mentored, and inspired the likes of the late DJ
Khabzela of YFM, DJ Mbuso, DJ Bradley, DJ Slender (Cape Town’s popular DJ) also the ever popular
Mpho Tsedu of PhalaPhala FM and Muvhango fame.
He was a nominee in the 2006 Metro fm awards in the category “ Best Club DJ” · 2007 has seen the
Master’s addition to the House Grooves by releasing yet another album, Ganyani House Grooves 5
which has now reached its gold status in 3 months of its release.
Three tracks on this album produced by the man himself & DJ Clock. · 2007 has also seen DJ
Ganyani crowned one of the House Legends for his contribution in the music industry by
Brandhouse. · 2010 has seen DJ Ganyani releasing Ganyani House Grooves 7, which is currently
nominated for the Metro fm Awards for Best Compilation. · 2011 has seen DJ Ganyani assembling
what he calls Ganyani Entertainment Family, who have released an album called 1st Gathering.
2012 he released Ganyani’s house grooves 8 album that reached gold status and still going strong
with hit tracks like “Be There” feat Mlu and Big Nuz and “Xigubu” feat FB(Fiesta Black). Every
single song has a unique feel about it, it has been the number 1 selling album in the country
for the past 10 weeks at Musica.
Xigubu was on the Capricorn FM Charts for more then 17 weeks on the chart (5weeks on the number
Dj Ganyani’s Second Single ‘Talk To Me’ ft. Layla is topping charts every week since the release
and its on high rotation on all national and community radio station.