Who is Ill Skillz?

Ill Skillz is one of South Africa’s premier rap duos, consisting of Uno July & Jimmy Flexx.

Ill Skillz, derived from Ill-Literate-Skill, explores new creative ideas within and outside the hip-hop genre.

The band first got together in 2005 in Gugulethu, Cape Town, and since then has fast become known for their electric, raw style of rap and live performance.

Our Projects


You can get our latest offering, ‘Notes from the Native Yards’ online on iTune and Spinlet.

Copies of ‘Notes From the Native Yards’ will be available for purchase in February 2014.

Click on the links above to listen to a selection of tracks from our various projects.