Karl Kikillus

Singer and guitarist whose music career ran part-time alongside his broadcasting career from 1980 right through the 1980s.

In broadcasting he began as an announcer/producer with Springbok Radio in 1981 while also presenting Pop Shop on television. In 1982 he moved to Radio 5 and then to Radio Highveld in 1985. After that he had stints with SAFM (in 1986), back to Highveld (1989/90) and then Jacaranda (1992).

Musically he performed with various groups (Passing Clouds and Rush Hour being the most prominent) and as a solo artist he had some success with the single “Another shore” which charted on Capital Radio and SABC stations in 1983.