Benny Chill a rising music superstar hailing from Nelspruit; Mpumalanga based in JHB The electrifying performer is known for his unmatched energy and with he’s uplifting energy-filled songs & smooth melodies and great songwriting skills. he’s talent, passion and focus have gotten him the attention of the game at a fast pace, now being in-studio sessions with Da Les, Okmalumkoolkat, Zoocci Coke Dope and recognized by international artists such as Korde Bello, Rosa Ree, etc. Benny is also featured on Zoocci Coke Dope’s latest album, on track 13, titled Current State of Mind.
The current buzz around Benny Chill has gained international recognition in the form of Youtube reaction videos as well as viral dance challenges to his track “Hey Chill” which has been doing the rounds on social media. He released an EP titled Adapt Or Die on all platforms on the 14th of August and the project has been opening doors and is still opening doors.
His latest EP which includes his smash hit single “Hey Chill”, you can’t hate but be part of the Chill Fam. He rose to the occasion at Cotton Fest with a wild performance which makes sense why he is called Superstar Chill. He has the rockstar appearance and the new wave sound which completes his look as a New Era Superstar.
If you haven’t seen him perform then you have missed out on a spectacular show, not only can he rap, he can dance. He started as a dancer where he got a lot of opportunities to travel as well as choreographing for a DSTV ad with Somizi. To add to his mountain of achievements he also:
• Won the Sprite Uncontainable competition – toured the USA – Opened for Jadakiss
• Sit down with Lil Wayne’s manager – Tezzington
• Featured on LipSync Battle on MTV
• Toured with Emtee, Nasty C, Cassper Nyovest and Riky Rick
• Competed in international dance competitions in Las Vegas, San Diego, New York, and Los Angeles
• Featured on Zoocci Coke Dope”s 2019 album – ANXIETY – TRACK 13 – Current State of Mind
Benny is one to look out for in the coming year, his fire is not burning out anytime soon. He on a rolling stone to stardom which shows no sign of stopping soon and being part of Cotton Fest was just another tip on the iceberg, he has made his name known all over he has performed at serval events namely:
• Fresh Prince of Maftown – 2017
• Amped Africa Festival – 2017
• MAMA Awards – 2017
• SAMA Awards – 2017
• Sprite Uncontainable (USA) – Opened for Jadakiss – 2017
• Metro Awards – 2017
• Glocaf Awards – 2017
• Stables Festival – 2019
• Fallen Kings (Cantare) – 2019
• Street Cred School tour – 2019
• Street Cred Party – 2019
• Creators Live Event – 2019
• Rodeo (Uncle Vinny) – 2019
• Jetlag – 2019
• Backyard Party (UnclePartyTime) – 2020
• Cotton Fest (Riky Rick) – 2020
Benny is undoubtedly becoming bigger than he thought and is showing signs of stopping soon, he is the leader of the new wave and a superstar. He is the New Wave Superstar. Get his latest EP Adapt or Die EP (7 track EP) Available on all major platforms.
Follow him on Instagram @benny_chill
(written by Khumo Tshepe)