Zethe, the winner of the Vodacom NXT LVL Show, has launched her new EP, Qhawekazi, in Durban.
The KwaZulu-Natal born songstress, Zethembiso 'Zethe' Mdletshe, shot to fame after winning the grand prize on the Vodacom NXT LVL Show. She was mentored by DJ Euphonik, and wowed the fans and the judges with her incredible vocals and sound. Read more about her experience here.
Since the show ended, she's been hard at work in the studio working on her five-track EP. It includes her first single, 'Zazi'. 'After the show, I moved to Joburg,' she says. 'I took a break from everything and just focused on the music and on working on this EP.'
'The album includes music I've been writing for the past three years. The songs talk about being strong and courageous in everything that you do. I'm a firm believer in being fearless.'
The album title, Qhawekazi, means 'heroine' in Zulu, and it's all about women empowerment. And girls as young as eight are loving it. 'I don't mind who is inspired by my music, but recently I've noticed a lot of ...