Having a burning love for soul music since a young age, Paul B grew up listening to his father’s old records from artists likes of Dobie Grey and Ray Charles. He also shares that without a doubt his biggest influence is Michael Jackson. As Paul B grew older he started to take the influence that Micheal had on his life and used to hone his own skill.
Starting out as a rapper, Paul B, and 2 other members went on to create a hip-hop group called HD Squad. The group consisted of Thabo Dlamini, Skhumbuzo Mdhluli, and Paul B. They became well-known locally when they started to perform in different venues around Tembisa.
Sometime after the group projects, Paul B decided to focus on his solo career once again. That’s when he made his first house record called ‘Losing My Mind‘ with a producer named DJ Theo. The song went on to have a remix from the Metro award-winning producer, Chy-Mamusique.
During that time, he also worked with a Limpopo producer called DJ Tears, together they created a song called ‘I want to know‘, the song was featured on house Africa Sessions 5 and later that year, the album went on to win a Metro award for best compilation.
Paul B has also worked with the legendary DJ Sonic. The two made a few songs, including the song ‘Rain Man‘.
The song stayed for two years before the popular artist mmthis heard it and devoted his interest towards it. Currently, Paul B is working on big things so make sure to follow him on Social Media.