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