Sho Madjozi Biography – Songs, Boyfriend & Parents | Age, Birthday & Father

South African rapper Sho Madjozi is an attention-grabbing new voice in the hip-hop genre. She defined her mission to try and imagine what a young African girl would be without the disruption of colonization and Apartheid initially through her poetry and advanced to the song. In 2016, the Durban artist Okmalumkoolkat offered her a deal when he saw her rapping on Instagram.

Moreover, Madjozi has trialed with different sounds but then found a good match in Gqom, the post-S.A. house style. Her 2017 cooperation with the production duo PS DJz “Dumi Hi Phone” is a hit hi-groove party-starter. Later, her biggest song to date, “Huku’’ added spices in her normal lifestyle.

Meanwhile, people have been continuously speculating about Sho Madjozi boyfriend these days. Without further ado, we present you Madjozi’s biography with details of her age, parents, father, height, songs, girlfriend, and other wiki facts.

Celeb Facts

Birth NameMaya Wegerif
Birthday9 May 1992
Age26
BirthplaceLimpopo, South Africa
Zodiac SignTaurus
NationalitySouth African
EthnicityMixed
HeightN/A
ProfessionRapper
ParentsRosemary Phaweni
Dating/BoyfriendAdrian Groening
Married/HusbandNo
Siblingsa younger half-sister
Net worthUnder review

Rapper Sho Madjozi Biography 

Born in 1992 as Maya Wegerif, Sho Madjozi is a rapper and poet from South Africa. She is famous for rapping in her native tongue Tsonga. Her hit single Huku from Swahili house is another cause of her popularity. She has featured in Okmalumkoolkat’s Ngiyashisa Bhe and DJ Maphorisa’s Probleme. In short, Madjozi is an up-and-coming artist within the South African rap scene.

The mostly spoken word written under the code-name MayaThePoet is some of Madjozi’s earlier work. Some of the significant fields that play a vital role in her work are race, identity, and politics. She started rapping with the name “Sho Madjozi” after moving back to the US. Later, she did a collaboration with Okmalumkoolkat in the track Ngiyashisa Bhe and the single hit Gqi. In 2017, she was featured alongside Rouge & Moozlie on “Ay Baby” by MsCosmo.

Besides music, Madjozi’ fashion is another significant element of her work. Her colorful and vibrant outfits match the carefree style of her rapping. Lately, she achieved international exposure after her performance of “Wakanda Forever” at the Global Citizen Festival in Johannesburg, South Africa, with rapper YCEE on December 2, 2018. She has even appeared in the Mzansi Magic telenovela Isithembiso.

Who is Sho Madjozi Boyfriend?

Madjozi is currently dating Adrian Groening. Her boyfriend is a photographer and video producer. However, Madjozi barely talks about her boyfriend and put her best effort in protecting her boyfriend from the media.

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Thank you sooo much @soledxb what an amazing show and an amazing time. One of the highlights was meeting and hanging out with Masego 🎷and getting this amazing photo by @pixelkollective

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Madjozi lives in Johannesburg together with her boyfriend. But she hasn’t married Adrian yet. She hasn’t even introduced her boyfriend to her Social media fans. However, she often posts pictures of her male friends on her social sites.

Sho Madjozi Wiki – Age, Parents, Height, Birthday

Sho Madjozi was born in South Africa as the daughter of a white father and a black Tsonga mother. She spent her childhood in Shirley, a mountain village in the town of Elim in Limpopo Province. As a teenager, she lived in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

Madjozi celebrates her birthday on May 9 that makes her age 26. She is of mixed ethnicity.

After completing secondary level education, she moved to South Hadley, Massachusetts, United States to pursue her education in African Studies and Creative Writing at Mount Holyoke College. She then moved to South Africa and grabbed an opportunity of fellowship in writing at the University of Johannesburg.

Her body measurement including her height is not known.