Simon R Nkhumise popularly known as DESH was born in Winterveldt situated in the North of our capital city Pretoria in 1980-10-20,he attended NGAKA MASEKO high school. At the early age of seven he started playing hand made drums his love for music grew from there. at eighteen he appeared for the first time on the popular TV youth program called JAM ALLEY as a contestant, around 1999 he reunited with his school mate - Da Great- Floyd Nceba Sizani and another friend calling themselves Black Skeen. Floyd was an aspiring music producer in the neighborhood and at radio station Winterveldt Community Radio they did jingles and voiceovers for advertising. The music bug continued later as he became a club DJ.
During 2010 Desh was featured on Da Great's video of the song MONATE which appeared on one the late night music program on TV a number of times, the attention he got from that TV appearance convinced us to try and have an album for him called RE-BIRTH which is available for downloads already in South Africa. This project caters to everyone from dance to slow jams, our plug track is FAR AWAY with two versions dance and R&B.