Burning Fire, is a South African Reggae & Gospel Music Band/Group formed through an enduring strategic musical alliance amongst melomaniac musicians. Being in love with music their whole lives, Khuthadzo ‘Ambassador’ Mavhusha, Freeboy Mbengeni and Ronald ‘Dj Light’ Mahumele joined Forces and collaboratively aspired for an impeccable delivery of sweet melodies through their newly initiated meritorious Group named “Burning Fire” which was successfully formed in the year 2019.
The eldest member of the Group, Khuthadzo ‘Ambasada’ Mavhusha (33) grew up listening to Reggae music inspired by his uncle ‘Calvin Mavhusha’ in the 90s at a remote village of TShifudi, outside Thohoyandou. He is the group Leader, a Songwriter, Vocalist, Recording and Performing artist who have consistently manifested musical glamour since the inception of his musical career. In 2017, ‘Ambassador’ started recording some of his music and has since been on the pursuit for musical limelight.
Freeboy Mbengeni (24), started his musical aspiration as a hip-hop artist back in the year 2008 where he worked with various hip-hop artists such as Coolfelo and Prifix. In 2012, Freeboy drew inspiration from his brother Khuthadzo ‘Ambassador’ Mavhusha and has since demonstrated a conspicuous passion of reggae music, his own utterance was “Khanne muzika wa Reggae ubva phanda”, translated as “Reggae comes first for me”. With over 12 years in the music industry, Freeboy has mastered the art of music as a Songwriter, Vocalist as well as a Recording and Performing artist.
Ronald ‘Dj Light’ Mahumele (24), a naturally born Music star grew up with a musical state of mind from a young age when he played musical jingles with empty tins and sticks. The 24 year old from Tshaulu village is tended to be friendly, courteous and highly civilised. Moreover, Dj Light has swayed the group with his overarching set of musical talent including sound engineering, Producing, Song writing, vocalist, recording and performance arts.
Their music is largely influenced by Reggae & Gospel rhythm which is graced by a flow of melodious messages that blaze the audience with a dose of sensational healing and Upliftment. In 20th of December 2019, Burning Fire released their debut album entitled “Dzanga la Mesia”, available on all major digital stores and still currently praised and hailed as a lyrical buffet. The Band’s debut performance at the 2019 Les Royals Reggae Festival on the 15th of December remains one of the group’s biggest spectacles to date.