Durban Hitmaker Takes Up Postgraduate Studies at UKZN
Durban afro-house singer Holly Wasserfall - who performs under the name of Holly Rey - is thrilled to be studying at UKZN.
The Deeper hitmaker- who has a BA degree from the University - is doing her Honours at the Centre for Communication, Media and Society (CCMS).
Deeper- a house track amplified by uncomplicated vocals which have become her signature style- is currently play-listed on some of the country’s top radio stations.
‘I have been an artist from a very young age,’ said Wasserfall. ‘I signed my first deal when I was only 14 and took my music career seriously after that.’
She says her schedule has become hectic meaning, leading her to juggle between studies and music. ‘I manage my time well and usually get everything scheduled and done.’
Offering advice to young people, Wasserfall said, ‘Nothing beats being authentic, staying true to yourself and to what you believe in.’
Her music is available for download on various online platforms. She can be contacted on social media (Facebook, Instagram and Twitter) with the handle Holly Rey.
Words: Nkululeko Mbatha