Born on the 30th of June, 1996, Ndivhudzannyi Ralivhona, popularly known by her stage name as Makhadzi, is a South African singer-songwriter and dancer.
She is very popular for her major hit songs “Tshanda Vhuya” and “Matorokisi”.
Family & Beginnings
Makhadzi grew up in a little village called Ha-Mashamba Tshivhangani, where she was also born. The town is located just outside Elim in Limpopo province.
She grew up in a disadvantaged family of unemployed parents. Makhadzi and two of her siblings lived together with their mother following her parents’ divorce.
Then she was determined to become an excellent example for her younger ones as she is the eldest of the kids. Her grandmother played a huge role in her upbringing.
She finished her grade 12 at Mukula Integrated school. Makhadzi graduated with a degree in Public Relations, and she proceeded with her studies by studying drama.
At 12, Makhadzi took her dancing skills more seriously in 2010 when she joined the Makirikiri Musical Group to become a professional dancer. She, later on, began to develop a passion for singing.
One beautiful day, she made a move that she never knew would turn her into who she has become today by playing around in a recording studio while she recorded herself singing.
The recording manager in charge of the studio at that time saw the talent in her and believed she could do great if given the opportunity. He then presented her with the chance to explore her talent in his studio.
Makhadzi composed and produced all the songs on her albums. In addition, she released a major hit song titled Zwigevhenga on the 9th of March, 2012. Makhadzi has released six studio albums to date.
khadzi Performances & Media Presence
She has blessed stages of several major occasions, including the Royal Heritage Festival in 2018. She was regarded as the greatest entertainer of the night, which got her showcased in Drum Magazine. She also played at the Absolut One Source Festival alongside artists like Sho Majozi.
She is a role model to the youth of Limpopo. Makhadzi wants to be successful and be educated at the same time. She believes her music talks to her support, and she is where she is because the Almighty God positioned her.
In 2018 Makhadzi made her debut television appearance on YO TV. She has since been featured on multiple media outlets, including Munghana Lonene FM, Nzhelele FM, Phalaphala FM, Makhado FM, Capricon FM and Sloot FM, where she mostly talked about her musical journey, life and what she had gone through to become the artist that she is today. She has also been featured on the Morning Show on e.tv.
She’s been matched to prominent music artists like Lebo Mathosa and Brenda Fassie. And she checked her diva-like character by attending this year’s Phalaphala FM Royal Heritage Festival in a royal chair lifted by security guards.
Makhadzi was in a relationship, and the boyfriend is Master KG. This is according to them sharing intimate pictures and videos on social media.
Makhadzi Net Worth
Makhadzi is not public at the moment but based on what she has in her musical portfolio and future sale outlook, her performance on major streaming services such as Spotify, Apple Music, Youtube and more, show bookings, properties and endorsements, we can estimate her net worth to be somewhere around R5 Million.
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