Viwo Kulati, born Viwolwethu Kulati, is from “The Creative City”, Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape. Her love for music and her respect for the arts emerged at a younage after being exposed to the annual National Arts Festival. This encouraged her involvement in musical activities at school where she later took music and classical voice lessons at Victoria Girls’ High School. She is currently completing a degree in jazz vocals at WITS.
Viwo’s mature stage presence, powerful and crystal-clear voice has gained her experience as a performer, having shared stages with Thandiswa Mazwai, BLKJKS, and The Brother Moves On. She has also performed at one of South Africa’s top jazz venues; The Oribit, as well as alongside the amazingly talented Dumza Maswana at the National Arts Festival.
This powerhouse is in search of her identity as a singer and performer. She is surely one to watch out for!