Brendan Peyper was born in Bloemfontein in a farming family. He studied at Hoërskool Jim Fouché with plans to study sound engineering. He started playing guitar at the age of five and began his professional career in music at age 14. He attracted audiences early on with sincere, infectious lyrics.
His first single, "Stop Wag Bly nog 'n bietjie", was a success with Channel 24 dubbing it the hottest music video. He followed it up with "Table Mountain for Two" light accompanied by a new music video with good following. Other hits include "Stop Wag Bly nog 'n bietjie" and "Tafelberg vir Twee".