With talents honed from South Africa, “4THEMUSIC” has livened up otherwise dull weeknights and really spiced up weekends in Dubai since 2006.
The band is consist of 3 members namely Jabu, Peter-John and Elton.
Having been around the block for a while now, “4THEMUSIC” has undoubted earned a decent fan base in Dubai with their innate musical versatility and remarkable stage presence. They were also part of important events such as the 2007 Russian Golf Open Tournament in Moscow,
and the prestigious Dubai World Cup Horse Racing in 2008. Their continued metamorphosis as a duo or part of a full band is what makes them perfect in complementing any city’s fast-paced lifestyle, adding more excitement in the city’s buzzing nightlife.
Variety is what makes “4TheMusic” a hit
Sultry singer Jabu is not new in the live music scene at all. Her resume boasts of two hit records and a winning entry to a national competition under her belt, in her native South Africa. Her single “Women’s Rights” won the Coca-Cola Full Blast competition in 1995.
With frequent stints in neighboring African countries where her songs received massive airplay, she has also earned a stellar status in Hong Kong, where she appeared in several music videos and recording collaborations with other artists there.
On the other hand, versatile musician P-J, grew up affiliated with boys’ to men’s choirs in his hometown
that had travelled extensively within South Africa and Israel, where he also took up formal music lessons in both countries to hone his craft.
He began playing the bass guitar at age 12 and claims to seriously play the keyboards only at age 20, just when most would not even think of pursuing piano lessons anymore!
With an innate passion for music, he could improvise current pop and R&B sounds into his original fusion of jazz, Latin and funk, with a touch of African rhythm.
He often finds himself bustin’ a move or two when he gets in the zone of his ingenuity, a natural-born entertainer indeed!
P-J Frans has long been a familiar, if not a popular name in Cape Town when in comes to providing live music for private parties and corporate functions.
Elton has been playing drums since he was 10 years old, and actively involved in singing groups and choirs at a very young age.He also does backing vocals and lead singing.