Name: Aphelele Gule
The Spoken Word
Inspired…Passionate… Driven… Apple Gule has cemented his place all over SA as hype-man 101. An individual with a vibrancy and peculiar taste for life, his work-ethic and determination has brought him to the forefront of SA vocal dominance primarily seen in the house department. An all-round legend and dynamo to the youth, we can expect to see even more of him on the horizon of 2019. This is just the beginning of the journey… Come join the ride with him.
1) Apple Gule in Three Words
Aphelele: Family, Friends, Music.
2) How did it all start? Where did Apple Gule originate from?
Aphelele: Always been singing, started off as a hobby and I knew it made me happy. I was focused on other things but when an opportunity came to record a demo in a friend’s studio I just feel in love with the process. I knew I then wanted to take the step into making this my career.
Aphelele: Apple is a nickname that came from my name”Aphelele” & Gule is my surname. It just made sense at the time.
3) Any Dream Collaborations?
Aphelele: Black Coffee, Shane Eagle & 6LACK or my current dream collabs.
4) Advice for Young Up N Comers?
Aphelele: I honestly just think, make music that makes you happy. If you’re happy with it and don’t care what anyone else thinks, you’ll make the best stuff you’re capable of. Once you have that, then the rest will kinda fall into place.
5) What can we expect in the weeks to come?
Aphelele: I literally in a space of 2 weeks just dropped 2 new tracks. The Remix of Sink O’ Swim, which was remixed by TommyV & a 3-way collab with me, CINIMIN & Brazil’s Rocksted called “Perfect”so we’ll see how those do for the holidays ???