Based: Cape Town
TheCITY is a Future Afro band from Cape Town, South Africa.Guided by a strong belief in paying tribute to their musical heritage, they blend African rhythms and grooves with electronic sounds and soulful melodies. In April 2015 they successfully launched their self-titled, debut EP, which received extensive airplay and outstanding reviews.
The band has four members: Bonj Mpanza on lead vocals & percussions, Clement Carr on keys and synths, Ryan McArthur on bass guitar and synth bass and Ruby Crowie on drums and samples. As well as studying music at a univeristy level, all four members have earned their stripes playing in top South African acts like: Goodluck, The Kiffness, Jimmy Nevis, Jeremy Loops, Card On Spokes, Chad Saiman, Captain Stu, The Rudimentals and a many more before joining forces to create TheCITY.