Prince Bulo is a multi-faceted bass player, musician, producer, and DJ. He has rapidly become amongst the first-to-call musicians, producers and music directors in South Africa, making hit records with international stars such as Black Coffee, DJ Tira, AKA, OkMalumkoolkat, Vanessa Mdee, Distruction Boyz, Naak Musiq Kings of The Weekend (SPHEctactula and DJ Naves) and Durban’s Finest. His ability to cross between genres at ease has landed him gigs with notable artists such as Dwele, Frank McComb, Maysa, Gerald Albright, Africa Plus and recordings with exciting modern acts such as Shekhinah, Samthing Soweto, Afrotraction, Kid X, Reason, Dladla Mshunqisi, Joocy, Khaya Mthethwa, Mpumi, Beast, Tribal and Mi Casa to mention a few. He has toured extensively in countries such as South Africa, Swaziland, USA, Canada, Argentina, Bolivia, France, Sweden, Qatar, India, DRC, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Netherlands, Denmark and Swaziland.
Bulo graduated cum-laude from the University of KwaZulu Natal school of Arts majoring in Composition, Arranging and Performance as well as completed Film Scoring and Orchestration courses at Berklee College of Music. In 2013 he joined one of Africa’s leading independent record stables Afrotainment.
In 2010, Bulo started his company Prince Bulo Productions Pty (Ltd) (PBP). PBP is a full music service company that provides film score composing, live music production, publishing, musician staffing, artist development, and studio production.
2014 Winner SAMRO Overseas Scholarship For Composers
2014 Winner Inaugural Clazz Award
2010 Winner Merit Award SAMRO Overseas Scholarship For Instrumentalist
2008 SAMRO/De Waal Award
2008 Bonhams Award