Lelowhatsgood is the newest Isgubhu cover star on Apple Music.

Lookatups Previews New MusicApple Music has revealed that Johannesburg-based artist Lelowhatsgood, known by his real name Ntsikelelo Meslani, will be featured as the cover star for Isgubhu. Lelowhatsgood is an internationally acclaimed DJ, producer, writer, and cultural curator. He expresses his gratitude for being chosen as the Isgubhu cover star for May, emphasizing the importance of recognizing the influence of the queer creative community in culture and music.

Lelowhatsgood embarked on his DJing career in 2017 and has since gained recognition for his unique blend of House, Gqom, Amapiano, Ballroom, and Baile Funk. His innovative style and distinctive voice have established him as a creative force in the industry.

Following his exclusive Pride 2021 (DJ Mix) for Apple Music, Lelowhatsgood collaborated with Dee Traits to release his debut single ‘Demon’s Kiss’ in 2022. His skills as a DJ and producer have made him highly sought after in the music scene.

Lelowhatsgood’s debut album ‘Next Level’ (2024), which can be streamed on Apple Music, offers a diverse mix of dance anthems and dance floor-rooted melodies inspired by the vibrant musical landscape of Mzansi. The album is anchored by the powerful gqom track ‘Seven Up’ (2024).

To celebrate his feature as the Isgubhu cover star, Lelowhatsgood has curated an exclusive playlist that showcases tracks close to his heart. He selected these songs because they inspire him and reflect an unconventional and non-conformist approach to music.

Lelowhatsgood believes that people should not be afraid to challenge conventions in music. He is excited to bring a genre-bending approach to gqom and electronic dance music in his upcoming EP. The playlist highlights the diversity of South African dance music, ranging from electronic and Afro-house to Amapiano, while gqom remains his true passion.