Ntiyiso Ngobeni known professionally as Trippy Rare is a South African rapper, record producer & digital visual artist. He is a member of a creative group LACONIC TRIBE under the proudly African independent record label called RAREBEATS RECORDS.
Trippy Rare was born and raised in Giyani section E in the Limpopo Province, on the 22nd of May 1994 and is currently Living in Soweto Gauteng province from 2010.
Trippy Rare was introduced to rap and music at a very young age by his parents. He later started rapping in 2009 through freestyle cyphers in high school. It has been an odyssey from there with him on the mic with his own unique (Rare) style of music or sound that carries personal, provocative, controversial, emotional yet fun and educative approach. The rapper’s lyrical content is bound to touch and move you.
In just a year or 2 after picking up the mic, Trippy Rare realised he needed instrumentals to compliment his lyrics, it was then that he endeavoured in to music production and engineering. Trippy Rare’s producing abilities grew exponential that other artists started being keen on collaborating with his unique instrumentals and further needed his Mixing & Mastering skills. Trippy Rare has produced a lot of music for himself & other up and coming artists.
After a few years of doing music and dropping out of a graphic design course at Boston Media House, Trippy Rare started to learn how to Shoot, Edit Videos applying some of his graphic design knowledge and has since then became unstoppable. Trippy Rare has designed artworks and edited videos for other artists, brands, companies including himself.