Itumeleng was born in Kempton Park, on 2 July 1993. He spent his childhood in Warmbaths, later moving to Nylstroom, and then Johannesburg. His early love for music was fuelled by artists such as DJ Fresh, Dr Dre and Kent.
He started DJing during his late teens and quickly established himself in the club music scene. With his unique mixing styles of switching between genres, it wasn’t long until E2_Flame’s mixes achieved radio play on Power Fm 98.7 with DJ Franky leading to sharing the stage with some of South Africa’s biggest names such as Cassper Nyovest, Tira, Black Coffee, Heavy-K, Shimza; his monthly
E2_Flame is not only limited to DJing. A “DJpreneur” as he calls himself, in 2016 he founded his own record label, “M.O.N” with long term friends Itumeleng “Blaize” Makhafola and Tiisetso Matsena, specializing in recording, post-production and publishing. Currently the 23 year old DJ is working on an EP with Port Elizabeth based Producer, Mandile January, also known as DJ Lemak.
Dropping at the fall of winter under the Label “M.O.N”, this EP titled “Fear of Own Success” is E2_Flame’s first studio project and features various underground artists such as Alter Rhythms and Yenli. The House/Hip Hop DJ is also working with Nouzhead on a marathon of events around South Africa to counter teenage alcohol and drug abuse.
Some say when he gets on the decks he makes them want to dance till the early morning hours. Be on the look out for this Dee Jay/Musician who is purely the best at House, EDM and Hip Hop mixing.
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