Be it in front of the microphone or behind it, veteran radio presenter Wilson B Nkosi remains a hit and that became evident on Wednesday morning when he was hosted by The Take Off Team.
Nkosi was a guest on Metro FM’s sister station at the SABC, Radio 2000, where he shared a lot of information in his background as far as his radio career is concerned.
The is the man blessed with a golden voice and the ability to select the right poems that are capable of touching any South African or listener beyond South African borders.
Nkosi joined the SABC in 1996 after numerous attempts to form part of the line-up and went on to became a household name on Sundays where he hosts the popular Sounds and Stuff Like That.
Entertainment SA went to social media where this gigantic character is trending but it is for all the right reason as local tweeps are showering him with praise.
Gentle Beast said:
“I nearly drove back home when I heard Sir Wilson Nkosi speak, I thought it was Sunday.”
Queen Mommy said:
“Mr. Nkosi’s voice is soothing I can never get tired of listening to him speak.”
Sizwe Mnyandu said:
“Good morning 2M GG and the legend Sir Wilson Bafana Nkosi, what a show I’m listening to him talking about another legend Kansas City Mchunu you guys are lucky to be with him in studio.”
Peter Mkhanga said:
“This man used to speak about basketball back in the day when I knew nothing about the sport. Now, over two decades later, I’m a basketball fanatic, thanks in no small part to Wilson B. Nkosi and his love for “Sir Charles” Barkley. The way he used to speak of that man… #ThankYou.”
Boitshoko Moses wrote:
“That Wilson B Nkosi interview on Radio 2000 made my morning, I’m telling y’all. What I’ve learned from it is to never underestimate the mind of an up-and-coming young person and to always bet on young people and give them a chance to flourish in their fields.”
Main Image: Wilson B Nkosi/Instagram