07 January 2019 Roger Goode & Gugu Mhlungu

Roger Goode is a South African DJ who rose to local fame for his first single “In The Beginning”, which featured on 5Fm’s Top 40. This later led to him being signed up with a local dance record label Sheer Dance, under which he released his first album, Coming Up for Air in 2001.

“In The Beginning” prompted Purple Eye Records to approach Goode, who allowed Ferry Corsten to remix the track, which went on to the UK Singles Chart (#33, 2002 and MTV’s Music Video Chart. At 21, Goode was signed to Pete Tongt’s London Records, who promoted “In The Beginning” in the Buzz Chart, and showcased the track on Danny Ramplings Weekly Top 10.

Goode performs every week day on 5FM’s morning breakfast show from 6am to 9am alongside Robbie Cruz, Sushi Rider and Miss Cosmo

Roger Goode has been one of the most influential Dj’s that has surfaced on the underground and commercial scene of dance music throughout South Africa having compiled the SL Magazine Compilation in the 2000s era that had the best dance music produced in South Africa and many international hits. This was a project put together in conjunction with the Saturday Surgery brought to by Roger Goode [The Goode Dr.] Sponsored by Volkswagen [VW] and SL Magazine. The Saturday Surgery show highlighted the latest dance music that brought both cultures together black [The Brothers] and [White] with a versatile line up of DJ’s mixes both international and local. Should anybody have a say he is one of the best Voices on Radio Dj’s in South Africa with a broad of listenership around South Africa and the world and has produced the dopest quality shows on radio for weekend and midweek shows. One can explain him as those unpredictable dj’s who can playlist an unknown hit song from local to international.

Roger Goode has been hosting the 5fm afternoon drivetime show since 2014 after Gareth Cliff quit his morning show and DJ Fresh took over the morning show.

Gugulethu Mhlungu is a presenter on 702 and has nearly a decade of experience in media (both on and off-air) and volunteer work. She’s also the Lifestyle editor and writer at City Press, a position she’s held since 2014.

At 21 she was made the station manager of RMR, Rhodes Music Radio, and was the youngest station manager in South African broadcast history.She has served as chairperson and deputy chairperson of the Eastern Cape Communication Forum representing both print and broadcast entities in the province. She has also served as a board member for the Eastern Cape Community Radio Forum.

She has a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism & Media Studies and Anthropology from Rhodes University and completed an honours level post grad diploma in media management.

Her work with YouthLab saw her creating platform for young South Africans to become active participants in all spheres of civic life while also providing tools and skills that enable young people to contribute meaningfully to South Africa.

In 2015 she won the Columnist of the Year award at the 2015 Media 24 Legends Awards.

Catch both, Roger Goode and Gugu Mhlungu live at 22:30 on SABC 3 #TSAon3

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