Khanyi Not Proud Of Being A Slay Queen

Khanyi Not Proud Of Being A Slay Queen

Mar 21, 2019, 02:50 PM

Dubbed and self proclaimed "slay queen", Khanyi Mbau has come out to explain why she isn't proud of the tag and the legacy it holds, even blaming powerful men for fuelling the rise of slay queens.




Talking on Mzansi's The Big Debate show recently, Khanyi said in retrospect she was just a naive go-getter, whose ambition was used against her by a man in power.

Khanyi explained that the real problem was with men in power, who had the resources to get these girls where they want to be but instead use that for their own selfish desires.

Unfortunately we belong to a society where those in power then take advantage of that because they have the resources and they see the hunger in young women such as my self. They then take that and abuse it. Obviously, women will then take the bait and run with it because they want to make it.

Although Khanyi has come a long way from being that naive girl and has become a boss who now owns all the power.

She made it clear that she wasn't proud of the phenomenon that has tied itself to her legacy but said it formed part of her life story and she wasn't going to pretend otherwise.

After the debate aired, Khanyi took to her socials to engage what her fans (and trolls alike) what they had to say.

She's embraced her role and hopes to educate others with her experiences.







Did Khanyi really peak too soon for Mzansi? Is she really the original?  Share your thoughts with us and let us know where you stand in the Big debate.

What to read next: Boity's Style File

Main Image Credit: Twitter
Written by

Fika Msengana

Don't miss out

Sign Up For Our Hot Newsletter

Leave a comment

Don't miss out

Sign Up For Our Hot Newsletter