Peter Baraka, otherwise known as Bizzi Konnect, is a South Sudanese singer and songwriter based in Juba. Peter, who was born on August 14, 1993, is the creator of Guwa Empire Music Group and the executive director of Guwa World South Sudan.
Bizzi Konnect’s love of music began in high school when he was a member of the choir. He later became a backup singer and songwriter for a local gospel band. After winning the Vivacell Talent Search-South Sudan in 2014, he began performing professionally.
In late 2015, he released his debut single, “Faida Wen,” followed by “Sherika Banat,” which became a statewide hit, hitting airwaves beyond South Sudan’s borders.
Paving his way into the hearts of listeners & fans, Bizzi Konnect had become a household name in the music industry after releasing multiple successful songs and being so enthusiastic about presenting his musical ability to the world that he released several hit songs.
For his song “Stakal Shokol,” which advocates hard labour rather than idleness, he was nominated for the Lyricist of the Year 2019 award at the South Sudan Music Awards.