OxyGen aka O2Man born Siyabonga Monelo was born in Dodrecht a small neighborhood near Queenstown, Eastern Cape. He currently resides in Cape Town, Khayelitsha. Reggae's music has been a gift to him from an early age. He was exposed to the music by his Uncle who was an avid reggae music collector. He was fascinated by the likes of Shabba Ranks, Super Cat, Shinehead, Prince Far I, and more.
At the age of 20, O2man moved to Mother City to further his studies in College, where he met artists like Junior B, Teba, Black Dillinger, Crosby, Alcapone JJ, and many local internationals and he knew one day he will be playing in their league. Hence he is still highly active and sharpening his skills. He is passionate about Reggae Music and its sub-genres.F
Future Projects: He's releasing the single "Gold Digger" the first week of December.