Zandile Nxumalo (born 6 January 2003), known as Zee Nxumalo, is a South African musical artist, singer and songwriter. She is best known for dropping songs and doing covers of popular songs.
The singer did the cover of Amablesser by Mlindo the Vocalist in 2018. She dropped her first EP, KwaNxumalo, in 2022. The EP is available on streaming platforms like Apple Music, Spotify, and Deezer. It had over a hundred thousand streams in three weeks from its release date.
|6 January 2003 (age 20 years old)
|University of Johannesburg
|Musical artist, songwriter, singer
Zee Nxumalo was born Zandile Nxumalo on 6 January 2003. She is originally from Eswatini but spent most of her childhood in Alexandra township, Johannesburg.
The engaging entertainer has a mother who dislikes lazy children, which made her up and doing. The singer always thought of herself as an entertainer from a young age.
Nxumalo is studying for a BA Law degree at the University of Johannesburg. She is adamant on completing her studies.
Although Zandile knew she had musical talents, she started doing covers for fun. She did a cover of Amablesser by Mlindo in 2018, which went viral, hitting over 150k views in the first month. People dropped comments encouraging her to take her gift seriously. The video of the song reached over 1.4 million views.
Taking her talent seriously, as suggested by her followers, Zee released a six-track EP, KwaNxumalo. The EP has accumulated a decent stream.
Music is the ultimate career path for the entertainer. She hopes to collaborate with music heavyweights such as Sjava and DJ Tira. She has cemented her place in the music industry with her debut EP. Her song Amaphupho has over eight thousand views on YouTube.
Zee has always wanted to work with Mlindo, The Vocalist, and would like to work with DJ Tira. She dropped a single, Hamba, about a girl who tells her boyfriend to go, but she knows he will be back.
Her musical inspirations are Mlindo The Vocalist and Kelly Khumalo. She collaborated with DBN Gogo, Shakes & Les on the song Funk 55 released on 1 December 2023.
Zee Nxumalo has a shy personality in real life. She prefers her space and likes being alone – to think and enjoy her own company.
The entertainer accredits the power of social media for playing a pivotal role in starting her musical journey. She promotes her personal brand and music on these platforms. TikTok made it easy for her to promote her music.
While on Instagram, the singer does more self-promotion. She posts sultry pictures and videos of her performance. Here are her profiles:
- Ngi Mncane