Sabelo Zuma is a 24-year-old South African singer and entertainer who also goes by the name Msholozi Zuma. He is famous for his hit song titled S’Villa and is arguably one of the most popular stars in the Amapiano style of house music.
With his type of music, the artist has managed to transcend his people and generation, becoming an inspiration to music lovers all over the world. He has also gone on to become a household name and is well known among the South African youths.
How Old Is Sabelo Zuma?
Sabelo Zuma is 24 years old. The musician was born on January 3rd, 1999 in Alexandra Township, Johannesburg, Gauteng province in South Africa to his parents.
His real birth name is Sabelo Zuma but he also goes by the stage name Msholozi Zuma in the music industry. This is why he is sometimes mistaken for Msholozi Zuma, the daughter of Jacob Zuma because of the name similarity, the two are different people.
Although his musical career is well known to the public, Sabelo is a very private person who has not revealed any information about his parents such as their names, what they do for a living, and where they come from. It is also not known if Sabelo Zuma is the only child born to his parents or whether he has siblings with whom he shares the same parents with as he has disclosed so little about himself.
Speaking on his educational background, Sabelo had his primary education in Alexandra township after which he went further in his education to do his high school at Realogile High School. There is no information on where he had his university education or certificates acquired but it is believed that the artist is well educated.
Sabelo Zuma Has Made a Name in the Amapiano Genre
Sabelo is known to have developed a passion for music at an early stage in life and decided to pursue a career in it. He made his music debut at age 18 and has been through several changes. Today, he has grown to become a big deal in the South African music industry which can be credited largely to his interest in the Amapiano music style.
Amapiano literally means “Piano” in Zulu and it is a style of electronic dance music that emerged in South Africa in 2012. Amapiano is distinguished from other music by its high–pitched piano melodies, Kwaito basslines, low tempo 90’s South African house rhythms, and percussion from another local house subgenre known as ‘Bacardi’.
As a songwriter, Sabelo has written many songs which have gotten a lot of positive reviews and popularity by several audiences. The majority, if not all of his songs, are available on various popular music streaming platforms such as Deezer, Apple Music, and several others. One of his music that thrust him into the limelight was his song titled S’Villa. After its release, his whole life changed as he soon became one of the youngest artists in South Africa.
His music has taken him to different countries to perform such as the United Kingdom where he performed in places like Bec Arena, Manchester City, The Mill, and Birmingham. He also performed at Night Tales in London alongside Kid Alpha, Nutty Cyber, and Xavier.
Sabelo Zuma has also worked alongside other music artists that including the likes of Mr. JazziQ, Reece Madlisa, Busta 929, and many other artists in the music industry to create different sorts of music. His most popular collab music is Ama Roto Ep but most of the time he works closely with his partner Reece Madlisa and they are both commonly known as Amaroto. The duo has collaborated together to release many hit songs that have trended on the media and internet.
Sabelo Zuma’s Discography
Sabelo has managed to stay on the top of his game due to hard work and discipline which is a vital trait needed in an artist in other for him/her to succeed in his musical career. Below are some of the popular songs by Sabelo Zuma:
- Amaroto feat Deep Xplosion, dob Ma-ena~Lungstar & Stillow
- K’dala S’kokota feat DJ Maphorisa
- Soa Matrix, Mpura & Killa Kau
- Job Job feat Josiah De Disciple
- Ly’ntsimbi Zase Envy feat. Busta 929, Diadla Mshungqisi
Is Sabelo Zuma Married?
As of now, Sabelo Zuma is not married. Being a celebrity, this aspect of his life is usually of great interest to fans and followers. It is no news that he would have lots of women who would be interested in him seeing that he is one of the most loved musicians in South Africa.
However, with Sabel being a very private person, it’s hard to tell if the artist is in any known romantic relationship presently or if he has dated anyone in the past as he’s keeping much of his life to himself. We can only hope that someday he reveals his girlfriend to us.
How Much Is Sabelo Zuma’s Net Worth?
The South African entertainer who has been in the entertainment business for years now is said to have his net worth estimated to be between $50,000 and $500,000. His net worth is bound to increase as the years go by seeing that Sabelo Zuma is still very much active in his music career.
Sabelo Zuma is Active on Social Media
The entertainer is active on social media platforms like Instagram with 996k followers. His Instagram page is where he usually posts pictures and updates about himself and his music and also gets to interact with his fans.
The use of social media in these present days can’t be overemphasized as it has become a vital tool for many people who have made use of various platforms to create wealth, promote their business careers, gain popularity, and be able to have close interactions with their fans from all over the world. Sabelo Zuma is simply taking advantage of the platforms to ply his trade.