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Opinion: DJ Zinhle the most hard-working female DJ in Mzansi.

Ntombezinhle Jiyane born December 30, 1983 is a South African DJ, producer, media personality and business woman, who is better known by her stage name DJ Zinhle.

She was born in Dannhauser, KwaZulu-Natal.

After leaving Dannhauser, she went to stay in Newcastle, and studied at Siyamukela High School in Emadadeni, Newcastle.

She started her career around 2004, she wanted to be a TV presenter and never had any aspirations of being a DJ.

Her brother's passion for mixing vinyl's rubbed off on her and her love and passion for being a DJ grew.

She got her first break as a resident DJ on a youth dance show called Jika Majika that aired on SABC 1.

She worked with South African music icon Boom Shaka on the album I Put It In, which featured other notable artists like Dr Malinga, Khanyi Mbau, Mphoza, and many more. She headlined the Sisters with Soul concert along with Amanda Black.

At the second ceremony of Mzansi Kwaito and House Music Awards, she won two awards includes; Best House DJ and Best House Female Artist.

She also headlined the Zimfest 2019 live concert, a Zimbabwean festival held in England.

She has also pursued an acting career. She made her on-screen debut as judge in Jika MaJika, Idols South Africa, Turn It On, and 1's and 2' (2021) and appeared as a guest on the television series eKasi: Our Stories (2011), Play Your Part (2012), Tropika Island (2012), The Close Up, and Rhythm City.

In 2021, she co-host talent show competition on Sabc 1 called 1's and 2's alongside with DJ Tira and DJ Speedsta.

She also has her own reality TV show called Unexpected which will be premiered on BET Africa.

She is a DJ with an impeccable fashion sense . She loves collecting beautiful shoes .

She is one of the best female DJs on the African continent with a unique and indigenous African sound that is loved by


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