Bongani was born in Alexandra, Johannesburg, he speaks IsiNdebele from the Nguni tribe. He started dancing in 2008 with African Theatre and Dance Group (ATDG) under the guidance of Paul Vuyani Giba. In 2011 he went to Germany and Austria for a musical show directed by Portia Mashego called “Africa My Love”. In 2012 he toured in France and Italy for another show directed by Portia Mashego called “Makhulu”. He performed with “Africa Umoja” and then toured in Europe again with a musical called “Ikusasa” directed by Senzo Zama. In 2013 he stared in the movie “Hear Me Move” directed by Scott Smith. Bongani is Drumstruck’s Dance Captain.