Summary ProfileArchie Ngcobo is a classy fully contained solo jazz musician. He works with backing tracks, guitar and beautiful smooth vocals. An asset to any black tie and up market event.
Archie started working professionally in 1984 with a band in Cape Town called Fever. They worked the circuit at various Sun International Hotels in Venda, Gaberone, Lesotho, Maseru, Swaziland, Lugogo and the Ezulweni Sun Hotel. With this band, they backed artists like Neville Nash, Mara Louw, Peter Sarstedt, Marlo Scott Wilson and Roland Storm.
Later, with other bands, Archie played internationally, including the Safari Hotel in Kenya, Royal Pacific Hotel in Hong Kong, Cardiff Hotel in Wales (with Tu Nokwe's band), Bourbon Street Nite Club in Dubai, and a stint in Prague.
As a solo musician, Archie has held long residencies at Piggs Peak in Swaziland (5 years) and Carnival City Casino in Gauteng (4 years and currently still going strong).
His musical history is rich and colourful, and Archie is an ideal background musician with a proven track record, and years of experience under his belt.