Christiaan Kamstra is a talented musician from the vibrant country of South Africa, born into a family of gifted musicians. His father was the drummer for the popular 80’s band ‘Stonehenge’, and his uncle was a guitarist playing for multiple bands touring South Africa. With music in his blood, Christiaan picked up a guitar at a young age and began playing and writing his own music. His music can be classified as Pop, with catchy melodies, heartfelt lyrics, and a distinct sound that sets him apart from other artists in the genre.
He has written and composed 12 original songs, with 5 of them currently out on social media platforms like SoundCloud, Spotify, YouTube, and Instagram. His songs “HOME,” “HOLD,” and “Don’t tell me what to do” have received significant traction, reaching more than 3 million views and praise from music enthusiasts.Apart from his musical pursuits, Christiaan is also the Global Operation Director of Velochi Interior and Exhibition, a company which has a global footprint operated in the United Arab Emirates, Kingdom and Turkey for the past 12 years. Before that, he worked for Media24, a South African media company, where he gained invaluable experience and knowledge that he now applies to his music career.
The biggest challenges he faced in his music career is staying motivated and inspired when faced with creative blocks or writer’s block. Also a key element is finding the right producers or recording companies to design the unique sound he is looking for. With regards to writers block he have found it helpful to take a break from writing or producing music and find some other activities to do that are unrelated to music, which is quite challenging since its not just hobby but a passion and even if you are in the gym trying to relax your mind needs music to keep you motivated.
Additionally, he also believes in collaborating with other artists in order to get inspired and to come up with new ideas will also help to motivate and inspire new music and to get over creative blocks.Christiaan is happily married to his wife Debanjali Kamstra, and they have two beautiful daughters, Tiffany and Victoria. With his family’s support, Christiaan continues to pursue his passion for music, bringing his unique sound and style to audiences around the world. His passion for music is evident in his soulful performances, and with his talent and dedication, he is poised to make a significant impact in the music industry.