Moozlie Biography | Real Name, Age, Early Life, Education, Music Career, Boyfriend
Moozlie is a rapper and TV presenter who came into the spotlight after winning a talent search competition. She is from Benoni, Gauteng. She won the MTV VJ Search in 2012.
Real Name and Age
Moozlie’s real name is Nomuzi Mabena, and she was born on the 22nd of September 1992, which makes her 30 years of age.
Early Life and Education
Nomuzi, who was born on September 22, 1992, grew up in Rynfield, Daveyton, Gauteng, a small suburb in Johannesburg’s East Rand. She was raised by her mom and dad, and she has an older sister.
Moozlie went to St Dunstan’s College in Benoni, where she graduated. After matriculating, she enrolled at Varsity College in Sandton for a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences. However, she left college in 2012 when she was selected by MTV Base VJ Search to focus on her career in entertainment.
Music and Entertainment Career
Between 2012 and 2016, Nomuzi won the MTV Base VJ Search and worked as a VJ for MTV Base. She then joined VUZU and Channel O Africa. In 2016, she left Cashtime Life records and was featured on Rouge’s song “Mbongo Zaka”. That same year, Nomuzi started her own record label, Nomuzi Mabena Music.
In October 2017, Nomuzi released her debut mixtape called Versus, which was supported by three singles: “Recipe”, “Getting Cash”, and “Bum Bum” featuring Gemini Major. In 2018, she returned as a presenter for the VUZU Amp flagship show “V Entertainment” alongside Somizi Mhlongo.
On 7 September 2018, Nomuzi released her debut album, “Victory”, which was supported by its lead single, “Vatela” featuring Kid X. In early 2019, she partnered with Volkswagen SA and Drive Dry to make an awareness campaign about reducing texting and driving. The campaign was supported by a controversial video that showed Nomuzi doing an Instagram live update and getting into an apparent car crash.
Recently she helps her friend DJ Zinhle to run her businesses and is mainly known as a reality TV star on Zinle’s show. On top of that, she is one of the most booked female rappers in South Africa.
Nomuzi has been in relationships with rapper, Kid X and Thomas Gumede, but they failed. Now, she seems to have found true love with Sbuda Roc. Sbuda has dated famous people before, including Carol Tshabalala, but their relationship didn’t last long. Sbuda is not only Nomuzi’s boyfriend but also her manager, and they make a great team. The two recently celebrated eight years of their relationship.