Janine Van Rooy | ZAKHENI

Janine Van Rooy

Janine known by her performer name of Blaq Pearl is from Cape Town, started writing poetry and songs at the age of 12. Her musical genre is a fusion of Afro/Soul/Hiphop/Jazz/R&B. She is known for her phenomenal performances at various events, national and international. Is also a cast member in two popular and award winning musical theatre productions namely Afrikaaps & A Plekkie in die Son. Towards the end of 2011 she finally released her debut album titled Against All Odds. Blaq Pearl holds a Bachelor's Degree in Psychology and Linguistics from the University of the Western Cape. She is a proud social activist & loves her youth development work. Her services as professional Artist for events is Live Music, Poetry, Storytelling and Motivational speaking