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AfrotoniQue, real name “Patrick Mokoape” is a versatile self-taught house Dj and producer born and raised in Marapyane in Mpumalanga. AfrotoniQue has been a lover and follower of house music at a young age and has always been fascinated by house music as a genre.
He always had dreams of becoming a professional DJ and a producer of house music. He always has been inspired and looked up to house music icons like Black Coffee, Culoe De song, Black Motion, Da Capo, Shimza and Problem Child Ten83.
In 2015, while he was still in college, he began learning how to produce music and has never looked back since. He then formed a duo called African Beat Boys with a friend who later decided to leave music. In 2016, he released his first song with an American record label named SoulShift Music. In 2017, he released his first Extended Play (E.P) with a South African record label “Deep Obsession Recordings”, the E.P title was ‘Beyond The Horizon” which consisted of 5 songs.
In 2018, two of his tracks from the E.P were selected for a compilation album compiled by LW Recordings. Later in the year, he released a single titled
“Shadows” which was also selected for a deep house compilation album by the owner of Deep Obsession Recordings.
In 2019, he released his first independent E.P which consisted of 6 house tracks. Later in the same year he joined an online radio show known as Resurrected Youth Radio where his mixes air every Friday afternoon. In 2020, AfrotoniQue is aiming to work more on a new sound and getting his music to the world, and to also collaborate with various artists around the world.