Sangoma and podcaster Gogo Skhotheni has ignited a storm of scrutiny after she announced that she is now a DJ.
Gogo Skhotheni left many people surprised when she revealed her newfound career as a DJ.
Gogo Skhotheni Becomes a DJ
Taking to her Instagram account, Gogo Skhotheni shared pictures with headsets. Captioning the pictures, she revealed her new DJ name and her social media handle for her gigs. She wrote;
“Allow me to re-introduce myself @gogoskhotheni_thedj.”
Speaking to Briefly about her new venture as a DJ, Gogo Skhotheni revealed that no one inspired her to take up this path.
Gogo Skhotheni Announces her new venture as a DJ
After receiving invitations to guest appearances at clubs, she decided to try her hand at it. She further disclosed that she didn’t just wake up and become a DJ. She enrolled in a DJing academy last year and has been practicing ever since.
“I went to a DJing academy in Pretoria and started learning and practicing since last year, and now I feel that I am ready to take over and get my brand out there.”
While Gogo Skhotheni’s transformation from a Sangoma to a DJ has left many intrigued, it’s clear that she’s taken the necessary steps to hone her skills and embrace this new chapter in her life.
Mzansi Erupts with Mixed Reactions
Social media users have expressed a mix of surprise and skepticism about Gogo Skhotheni’s new career move, with some offering humorous commentary on the situation.
“These national Sangomas are everywhere 💀
Soon we’ll be hearing them say:
“I have a calling to heal people in all aspects, I heal them in my Ndumba, the Podcast, and in the Music I play!” 😭😭😭
“Yoh the girl is all over, edumbeni, uyathwasisa, hosting all-night prayers, podcasts, sometime last year she opened a salon I wonder yaphelelaphi… Yoh now she’s a DJ. 🤦♀️🤦♀️”
“From the legendary DJ Cndo, DJ Zinhle… To now this Gogo Skhotheni… This is such an embarrassment for the profession, because DJing is now being disrespected.”
“Suddenly everyone wants to become a DJ.”
“Iyoh we are tired… Everrrybody is a DJ now.”