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Ntsiki Mazwai is a famous poet and recording artist from the Rainbow nation. Commonly known as “Street Queen”, she is a well-celebrated part of the South African music scene. She uses her massive social media presence to address ghetto problems and has been known to be the voice of oppressed people.

Personal Life

Ntsiki Mazwai, age 41 was born on 3rd September 1980 in Pimville, Soweto. She is the daughter of two of the most renowned writers of the South African history of revolution. Belede Mazwai, her mother, was a military journalist who made game-changing contributions to the newsprint industry. On the other hand, Dr Thami, Ntsiki Mazwai’s father, was the editor of the Sowetan. 

Ntsiki Mazwai’s family also consists of her two sisters, Thandiswa and Nomsa Mazwai. Thandiswa Mazwai, Ntsiki Mazwai’s elder sister, was born in 1976 and is a professional musician who is also the lead vocalist and songwriter of Bongo Maffin, an award-winning Johannesburg music group created in 1996. Ntsiki Mazwai and her sister Thandiswa have always had each other’s back. They’ve demonstrated this when either one of them has had to face public criticism. 

However, things are quite tense with her younger sister Nomsa Mazwai. Nomsa, like her, is a talented and well-respected singer and composer in South Africa who is known for her work with the Alternative and Indie genres. This may be the cause of the excessive sibling rivalry that we have seen between Nomsa and Ntsiki Mazwai. 

The sibling rivalry runs deeper than most expect. There have been physical fights between the two. Nomsa said Ntsiki Mazwai, who went to the same school as her, was a protective big sister. However, she also acted as her principal and would keep watch on every move that Nomsa made. According to Nomsa, her sister Ntsiki Mazwai was a tattletale, and nothing got past her. 

Schooling

Ntsiki Mazwai completed her primary and secondary education in Soweto, South Africa. On completing her school years, she chose to study at Institute of Marketing Management (IMM) and secured a Diploma in Marketing. 

In 2002, Ntsiki Mazwai found her passion for music and claims to be an underground musician while still attending classes and studying in college. 

Later Ntsiki Mazwai enrolled in the University of Witwatersrand, popularly known as Wits University and completed a course in entrepreneurship and New Creations at the Wits Business School in 2014. 

She further went on to enrol herself into a Masters in Creative Writing at Rhodes University in South Africa. She graduated with a CumLaude

Career 

Ntsiki Mazwai has been in the music industry for close to 20 years. She started as an undercover artist while still in college. She is known for her unique blend of creativity and vocal skills that have brought Ntsiki Mazwai her fan following. 

Ntsiki Mazwai released her debut song “Light Up My Life” in 2004. Her fans received the song well. It was so popular that she also included it in her second volume of the 2013 music album, Sgubhu Sa Mampela released by DJ Fresh. 

Her first solo musical album was released in 2007, titled Ma Miya. Some of the other popular albums released by her are: 

  • Ndingubani in 2013 

  • Wena in 2015

  • Believe in 2017

  • The Masterpiece in 2018

Along with releasing her albums, this singer-songwriter is also a Radio presenter. She worked for the South African Radio Show “Radio Junto” in 2005. 

Ntsiki Mazwai’s poems focus more on social issues faced by the ordinary man as well as focus on women empowerment, abuse, and rape. 

One of the most prominent activities Ntsiki Mazwai does is bead making. Ntsiki Mazwai started bead making when she was in university. This became an instant hit amongst her friends and schoolmates. Her older sister Thansiswa promoted her business, which helped Ntsiki Mazwai’s “House of Mobu” rise to national and international fame. 

Ntsiki Mazwai seems to have more hours in her day than others as she is also constantly entertaining her fans with life snippets on her Instagram page while working full time on her other endeavours. 

Relationships and Boyfriend

Who is Ntsiki Mazwai’s boyfriend? 

Ntsiki Mazwai has been dating her long-term boyfriend Litha Sunstone for a while now, and the couple seems to be going strong. While others would shy away from having such an outspoken person as a partner, Ntsiki Mazwai’s boyfriend is actually proud that she speaks her mind. We all witnessed this first hand when Ntsiki Mazwai brought him to the Comedy Central “Roast of Somizi/Ntsiki”. The loved-up couple walked the red carpet together hand in hand and even posed for the paparazzi. 

While the target on the poet’s back was so prominent during this event that it had to be renamed “the Roast of Ntsiki”, her bae was unfazed. At the end of the event, he also went on to tell TshisaLIVE that he was used to it, Ntsiki Mazwai was used to it, and he loves her.. 

The self-proclaimed weird couple seems to be an ideal match. The question is, when will Litha Sunstone become Ntsiki Mazwai’s husband?  

News and Controversies

Ntsiki Mazwai is never far away from controversy. She rubbed Twitter users the wrong way after she took aim on comedian’s Trevor Noah’s newly purchased house. Some twitter users claimed that she was just jealous of him. In her post, she said that she is afraid to live in a big house alone with no family to share the property with. She further questioned whether black people could achieve the amount of wealth that Trevor Noah has. 

Trevor bought a mansion at the exclusive Los Angeles Bel-Air where the who’s who of America live. The house has six bedrooms, 11 bathrooms and the usual features that accompany a luxurious real estate. 

In July 2021, Ntsiki Mazwai was also blamed for the violence that rocked South Africa. She was suspected of being part of the elite group that encouraged people to take to the streets and demand Jacob Zuma be released from prison. 

Unlike some people who use their influence and fame only for their selfish desires, Ntsiki Mazwai has been known to speak up for those who need her the most. She has chosen to raise her voice against sexual abuse. Through Twitter, Ntsiki Mazwai’s sent out several tweets with advice on how rape victims can stand up for themselves and report the rape. 

Ntsiki Mazwai has also taken aim at Mohale Motaung and has gone on to say that he acts richer than he really is. 

Ntsiki Mazwai also tried to aim her jabs at rapper Priddy Ugly. However, it looks like she met her match as the rapper was not dismayed by her words. On the contrary, he decided that it was time someone showed her place. 

Net Worth

Ntsiki Mazwai is a singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, and radio presenter. As a result of her work in these areas, Ntsiki Mazwai’s net worth is over $750,000 to $1,000,000.  

Awards & Recognition 

2014: The House of Mobu – Beadwork Range

2014: Most Innovative Student (Wits Business School)

2014: LGBTI Award for Using Art for Social Issues 

2013: Golden Circle Youth Award for Community Service

2008: Ma Miya – Spoken Word at SAMA 

Social Media

Ntsiki Mazwai’s Instagram - @miss_ntsiki_mazwai 

Nttsiki Mazwai’s Facebook - Ntsiki Mazwai   

Ntsiki Mazwai’s Twitter - @ntsikimazwai

Q & A

What does Ntsiki Mazwai do for a living?

Ntsiki Mazwai is a songwriter, poet, producer, bead maker, and author. She wears many hats, but when asked what she does for a living, Ntsiki Mazwai always says poetry is her business and being on stage is her passion. 

Who is Ntsiki Mazwai?

Ntsiki Mazwai is a South African poet and songwriter. She is also known for her beadwork as well as being a renowned producer and author.

When was Ntsiki Mazwai born?

Ntsiki Mazwai, age 41, was born on 3rd September 1980 in Pimville, Soweto. She is the daughter of two of the greatest South African writers, Belede Mazwai and Dr Thami Mazwai.

Birthday:
3rd September 1980
Nationality:
South African
Star sign:
Virgo
Birth place:
Pimville, Soweto

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About

Ntsiki Mazwai is a famous poet and recording artist from the Rainbow nation. Commonly known as “Street Queen”, she is a well-celebrated part of the South African music scene. She uses her massive social media presence to address ghetto problems and has been known to be the voice of oppressed people.

Personal Life

Ntsiki Mazwai, age 41 was born on 3rd September 1980 in Pimville, Soweto. She is the daughter of two of the most renowned writers of the South African history of revolution. Belede Mazwai, her mother, was a military journalist who made game-changing contributions to the newsprint industry. On the other hand, Dr Thami, Ntsiki Mazwai’s father, was the editor of the Sowetan. 

Ntsiki Mazwai’s family also consists of her two sisters, Thandiswa and Nomsa Mazwai. Thandiswa Mazwai, Ntsiki Mazwai’s elder sister, was born in 1976 and is a professional musician who is also the lead vocalist and songwriter of Bongo Maffin, an award-winning Johannesburg music group created in 1996. Ntsiki Mazwai and her sister Thandiswa have always had each other’s back. They’ve demonstrated this when either one of them has had to face public criticism. 

However, things are quite tense with her younger sister Nomsa Mazwai. Nomsa, like her, is a talented and well-respected singer and composer in South Africa who is known for her work with the Alternative and Indie genres. This may be the cause of the excessive sibling rivalry that we have seen between Nomsa and Ntsiki Mazwai. 

The sibling rivalry runs deeper than most expect. There have been physical fights between the two. Nomsa said Ntsiki Mazwai, who went to the same school as her, was a protective big sister. However, she also acted as her principal and would keep watch on every move that Nomsa made. According to Nomsa, her sister Ntsiki Mazwai was a tattletale, and nothing got past her. 

Schooling

Ntsiki Mazwai completed her primary and secondary education in Soweto, South Africa. On completing her school years, she chose to study at Institute of Marketing Management (IMM) and secured a Diploma in Marketing. 

In 2002, Ntsiki Mazwai found her passion for music and claims to be an underground musician while still attending classes and studying in college. 

Later Ntsiki Mazwai enrolled in the University of Witwatersrand, popularly known as Wits University and completed a course in entrepreneurship and New Creations at the Wits Business School in 2014. 

She further went on to enrol herself into a Masters in Creative Writing at Rhodes University in South Africa. She graduated with a CumLaude

Career 

Ntsiki Mazwai has been in the music industry for close to 20 years. She started as an undercover artist while still in college. She is known for her unique blend of creativity and vocal skills that have brought Ntsiki Mazwai her fan following. 

Ntsiki Mazwai released her debut song “Light Up My Life” in 2004. Her fans received the song well. It was so popular that she also included it in her second volume of the 2013 music album, Sgubhu Sa Mampela released by DJ Fresh. 

Her first solo musical album was released in 2007, titled Ma Miya. Some of the other popular albums released by her are: 

  • Ndingubani in 2013 

  • Wena in 2015

  • Believe in 2017

  • The Masterpiece in 2018

Along with releasing her albums, this singer-songwriter is also a Radio presenter. She worked for the South African Radio Show “Radio Junto” in 2005. 

Ntsiki Mazwai’s poems focus more on social issues faced by the ordinary man as well as focus on women empowerment, abuse, and rape. 

One of the most prominent activities Ntsiki Mazwai does is bead making. Ntsiki Mazwai started bead making when she was in university. This became an instant hit amongst her friends and schoolmates. Her older sister Thansiswa promoted her business, which helped Ntsiki Mazwai’s “House of Mobu” rise to national and international fame. 

Ntsiki Mazwai seems to have more hours in her day than others as she is also constantly entertaining her fans with life snippets on her Instagram page while working full time on her other endeavours. 

Relationships and Boyfriend

Who is Ntsiki Mazwai’s boyfriend? 

Ntsiki Mazwai has been dating her long-term boyfriend Litha Sunstone for a while now, and the couple seems to be going strong. While others would shy away from having such an outspoken person as a partner, Ntsiki Mazwai’s boyfriend is actually proud that she speaks her mind. We all witnessed this first hand when Ntsiki Mazwai brought him to the Comedy Central “Roast of Somizi/Ntsiki”. The loved-up couple walked the red carpet together hand in hand and even posed for the paparazzi. 

While the target on the poet’s back was so prominent during this event that it had to be renamed “the Roast of Ntsiki”, her bae was unfazed. At the end of the event, he also went on to tell TshisaLIVE that he was used to it, Ntsiki Mazwai was used to it, and he loves her.. 

The self-proclaimed weird couple seems to be an ideal match. The question is, when will Litha Sunstone become Ntsiki Mazwai’s husband?  

News and Controversies

Ntsiki Mazwai is never far away from controversy. She rubbed Twitter users the wrong way after she took aim on comedian’s Trevor Noah’s newly purchased house. Some twitter users claimed that she was just jealous of him. In her post, she said that she is afraid to live in a big house alone with no family to share the property with. She further questioned whether black people could achieve the amount of wealth that Trevor Noah has. 

Trevor bought a mansion at the exclusive Los Angeles Bel-Air where the who’s who of America live. The house has six bedrooms, 11 bathrooms and the usual features that accompany a luxurious real estate. 

In July 2021, Ntsiki Mazwai was also blamed for the violence that rocked South Africa. She was suspected of being part of the elite group that encouraged people to take to the streets and demand Jacob Zuma be released from prison. 

Unlike some people who use their influence and fame only for their selfish desires, Ntsiki Mazwai has been known to speak up for those who need her the most. She has chosen to raise her voice against sexual abuse. Through Twitter, Ntsiki Mazwai’s sent out several tweets with advice on how rape victims can stand up for themselves and report the rape. 

Ntsiki Mazwai has also taken aim at Mohale Motaung and has gone on to say that he acts richer than he really is. 

Ntsiki Mazwai also tried to aim her jabs at rapper Priddy Ugly. However, it looks like she met her match as the rapper was not dismayed by her words. On the contrary, he decided that it was time someone showed her place. 

Net Worth

Ntsiki Mazwai is a singer, songwriter, entrepreneur, and radio presenter. As a result of her work in these areas, Ntsiki Mazwai’s net worth is over $750,000 to $1,000,000.  

Awards & Recognition 

2014: The House of Mobu – Beadwork Range

2014: Most Innovative Student (Wits Business School)

2014: LGBTI Award for Using Art for Social Issues 

2013: Golden Circle Youth Award for Community Service

2008: Ma Miya – Spoken Word at SAMA 

Social Media

Ntsiki Mazwai’s Instagram - @miss_ntsiki_mazwai 

Nttsiki Mazwai’s Facebook - Ntsiki Mazwai   

Ntsiki Mazwai’s Twitter - @ntsikimazwai

Q & A

What does Ntsiki Mazwai do for a living?

Ntsiki Mazwai is a songwriter, poet, producer, bead maker, and author. She wears many hats, but when asked what she does for a living, Ntsiki Mazwai always says poetry is her business and being on stage is her passion. 

Who is Ntsiki Mazwai?

Ntsiki Mazwai is a South African poet and songwriter. She is also known for her beadwork as well as being a renowned producer and author.

When was Ntsiki Mazwai born?

Ntsiki Mazwai, age 41, was born on 3rd September 1980 in Pimville, Soweto. She is the daughter of two of the greatest South African writers, Belede Mazwai and Dr Thami Mazwai.