Atchaar was born Siyabonga Nkosi in Mpumalanga, on the
dusty streets of Nhlazatshe next to Badplaas.
He grew up in Lochiel, but because his mom was unemployed
and Job seeking they moved to Nhlazatshe on 2010.
Atchaar began his spoken word endeavors with he's friend
back in primary, "We was just writing lyrics on desks and
never knew a way to tha studio" He said.
In 2013 he started High school along with a group of friends,
they formed a hip hop crew called Pro League which later
changed to Tbased Loop.
The Crew wasn't discovered or signed so he chose to continue
as an Individual, and pursued a full-time career as a musician.
He refined his rapping skills and met an unknown rapper
named KaySbo, producing numerous lesser known songs
along the way.
He completed his first track and performed on MIKES Session
(1st performance) where he got position 2.
In 2014 he followed victory in talent show at that high school.
He met Dark prince who was much inspired on his passion
through music and worked on some few singles with him.
In 2015 he was pushing singles and making collabos with
some of the unknown artists around Mpumalanga. His quest
to stardom was further buoyed by participating on the "Finding
Nomusa"(by Witness The Funk). That introduced him to
Provincial audience and went on to perform at The Royal
house of the President of South Africa(NKANDLA) and among
other Major festivals.
In 2016 he Recorded Awjive(with Ubhut), Nkhosi and Lights
(Remix with Kwesta), those were hits and it gave him so much
recognition on the Hip-Hop game.
He participated on a Kasi Hip Hop event which gave him a
chance to share the stage with the multi award winner of
Swaziland (MR KANGAROO).
Atchaar pushed with the pain of loosing his manager and
learnt producing, mixing and mastering after he was so much
struggling to Record his E.P. He finally recorded his E.P and
dropped it under no company but he managed to sell so many
copies on the streets of Mpumalanga. He's hard work was
recognised, then he was asked for an interview on Ligwa FM
with Dj Style and Dj Ace SA (hosted by Slow T). "That's when
it all started, because I never thought about attending radio
interviews" He said. He started attending local radio stations
trying to push his EP. He also participated on the Gert Sibande
Extravaganza where he got a chance to Share A stage with
Mpumi, Busiswa, Dj Sbu, Moozlie Just to mention few
In 2017 He was recognized by one of the biggest radio
stations in South Africa "Ligwalagwala FM" Where He had an
interview with Fortune Ntekati on Hip hop culture.
He Was invited to Soweto to perform at the ceremony
"Fighting for our land" where he got the chance to perform for
The President of South Africa for the 2nd time. He was invited
to Takheni Secondary school as a Guest artist, gave out
motivations to the kids trying to make it out like him.
He participated on The "60 seconds of fame" on Ligwalagwala
FM with 900,000+ listeners which couldn't be Judged, and
then he was invited to the studio for a Cypher in which he
became the 1st Rapper to handle the show alone, With
Fortune Ntekati & Tox.
Hosted A superb Talent Show in His former school as A
fundraising plan which was successful, filled 95% of
Sphumelele Hall which occupies 1500+ people.
He Dropped an Album titled LAST PAGE OF THE DIARY, which
opened doors for him especially Track no 06. Nftombatana
YaseSwatini, which is currently on high rotation.
The song won him an Interview on Ligwalagwala FM with
Khaya Angel(midday Grooves), And also on ligwa station, VOC
FM , And BCR FM.
He performed it on UCKG Competition in Nelspruit
(Mpumalanga) And got position 3 And was invited to Good
2018, in order to Increase his Fan base and Push his music
career he went to Idols SA season 14 and lost on the 2nd
round of the Auditions.
He Further buoyed by entering on SATMA Awards Nominations
where his application got successful and so he got opted to
run for nominations "Best Afro Soul" by his SWATI song
That is when he got an interview on BCR FM Hosted by DJ
Sdumara (Sina Africa), And another one on GREATER
MIDDELBURG FM with Phaswane (Greatest Midday Show). He
also Participated on 16 June commemoration where he got a
chance to share the stage with the likes of MASTERMIND
(UZALO), OKMALOMKOLKAT & ABAFANA BAKAMGCUMENI
Along with an unexpected interview with T-Boy On Ligwa FM
Mpumalanga Started recognising him, For He beginned to get
bookings from different places, Tug Up Explosion By 97 Beatz
(Search Video On YouTube -BehindTheMic
Shared the Stage with Moozlie(Skhanda Queen), Busiswa,
Mpumi, Dj SBU, Dosline, Lady Killer, Mtsabha, Witness the
Funk, Tru Vilakazi
, Mastermind (uzalo) , Abafana Bakamgcumeni ,
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