AWARD-WINNING South African artist Loyiso Bala is set to perform in Port Elizabeth at the Word of Faith Christian Centre on Friday.Known for his smooth voice, Bala has performed across the globe for dignitaries such as Nelson Mandela, Richard Branson, Gordon Brown, Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey.As a teenager, Bala was classically trained and finished at the top of his class at the prestigious Drakensberg Boys Choir in South Africa. At the young age of 15, he received the highest mark in South Africa in the Grade 7 singing examination. He later became the youngest conductor of the South African National Youth Choir at the age of 19.He went on to have a Sama award-winning solo career and also had success as part of the Bala Brothers.Tickets to Bala’s performance on Friday are R50 per person. Entry to children under the age of 12 is free. For more info contact the Word of Faith Christian Centre on 041 399 4400.