Nirvana Records SA

Posted on April 07, 2017

Nirvana Records South Africa is an independent music record company. It is a new record label aiming at offering high-quality music from South Africa’s rising talented artists in all genres. Founded by Thabang Motsepe in 2009 in Meadowlands, a suburb in Soweto, Johannesburg. Since then, Nirvana Records South Africa has given platform to 3 music artists, including features from numerous local artists. NirvRec, in short, has thus positioned itself as a key contributor to the Hip Hop movement.

We believe in creating a platform for talented up-and-coming music artists, paving the way for a generation of musicians, singers and sound engineers propelling South African music into the global music industry. Our artists are therefore our main focus, as we believe in the holistic development of their musical works, putting our emphasis on sound stage performances and craft.

Nirvana Records Artists


Big Mike is a rap/ hip hop music artist, producer, and co-owner of Nirvana Records SA. He is a talented performance artist known for his street-savvy lyrics and notable song-writing ability, portraying the life of a music icon in-the-making defining the era of Hip Hop in South Africa. Big Mike is since released his debut Hip Hop mix-tape, B.U.M.B, Biggin Up My Block in 2013, Biggin Up My Block (deluxe version) in 2014, Road to 84 in 2016 and is set to release Seasons Change in 2017.

Capital P


Capital P, also known as Mr CAPITAL is a rap/ hip hop music artist, producer from Meadowlands Soweto, Johannesburg in South Africa. The talented young musician draws his inspiration from his hometown neighbourhood, depicting the drive and aspirations of the township youth through his music. He is due to release his first solo EP in 2017, Certified Bosses, which is a ground-breaking music album set to launch his music career and showcase his lyrical talent.


T.O.N.I.C is a young rap/ hip hop artist and producer from Meadowlands in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa. Known for making an unconventional hip hop sound, the rising talented artist also creates sound-library music used for commercial purposes. T.O.N.I.C is set to release his muchanticipated solo EP, titled The Tonic EP in 2017.

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