Muzikayise Matlala

Age: 25

What is your hometown? Langaville, Brakpan (East Rand)

Which university/college did you go to? University of the Witwatersrand

What did you study? BSc in Mathematics and Physics.

What show are you currently doing? The AM Squad.

What time? 5-7 AM.

What inspired you to join radio? The freedom to be able to express your individuality, knowing that you’re able to impact thousands of people positively through a single mic, and generally just the love, passion & drive for radio. It’s a beautiful platform.

Who is your favourite all time broadcaster? Bob Mabena.

What’s the one quote you live by? “The most reliable way to predict your future is to create it.”

What’s been your best and worst moment on air? Worst: Having dead air, I was extremely nervous the first time I ran the desk. Best: Nailing a live read for the first time.

What’s the funniest thing you have ever heard?“There’s food at home” in vernac.

Game night or movie night? Game night.

What’s the most played song on your music playlist? Nandi’s Suite (1st Mov)- Ndabo Zulu & Umgidi Ensemble.

What was the last lie you told? That I’ve tasted milk tart before.

If you had to pick an age that you would be for the rest of your life, which age would that be and why? 24. It just feels like the perfect age. Not too young but not too old either. The world is full of possibilities.

Name your favourite equipment /tool you use on air? Microphone.

Who is your go to person for anything and everything in life? Myself.

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