Thamasanqa Nelson Modise, well known by his stage name Silicone is a South African artist. He developed an interest in hip-hop when he was young. His music Motswako, a mixture of all South African languages. In 2009 he joined a crew named Motswako Horror and became a member of a very undefeatable rapper alive. He started recording his music while he was working on Motswako Horror. He has recorded on studios like Mpuma Records managed by a local producer named Tear Verse.
In 2011 he opened his studio and released a single titled Pop bottles, Money Maker and HIV & AIDS. In 2012 he released mixtape titled MOTSWAKO KEA PHUSHA, which is now busy trending on iTunes, spotify, tubidy and many more.