Robbie Malinga was a talented all rounder, both as a singer and producer. Robbie Malinga mentored a lot of artists in the industry and there is ample evidence and awards to affirm his incredible musical talent.
Robbie started his music career as a youngster entering the kwaito scene in 1998 when he released the smash hit, Insimbi. Robbie Malinga was a force to be reckoned with as his music would keep kwaito lovers on their toes while dancing up a storm.
The late producer also signed Idols SA star, Musa Sukwene of Mthande fame. Musa’s album Mr Serious reached platinum status. Robbie has produced a number of hits for the likes of Kelly Khumalo, Naima K, Zahara, Ntando and Fiso. Robbie also won the best producer of the year award at the SAMAS for his wonderful production on Zahara’s album, Country Girl.
Robbie Malinga also won the Clash of the Choirs season 2 competition.