This is the biography of Sarah Langa Mackay, a prominent South African blogger and socialite. Her expertise spans various niches, notably fashion, lifestyle, and travel, which have collectively propelled her to a significant presence on social media platforms, reaping substantial financial success.
Sarah Langa Age
Sarah Langa was born on the 26th of February 1993. As off 2023, she is 30 years old.
Born and raised in Soweto Mofolo, Sarah Langa’s heritage is mixed, with her mother being a black South African and her father, a white individual. Her comments regarding her racial identity in February 2017 sparked a trending conversation when she mentioned categorizing herself as “Other” in her upbringing’s race-related application forms, which stirred controversy despite her clear identification as black.
Education and Career
Langa pursued her education in the city and harbored an early interest in modeling, although initial attempts to join ICE models were unsuccessful due to not meeting the required physical criteria. Undeterred, she pursued a degree in Psychology at Wit University, complemented by a minor in Marketing. Throughout her educational journey, she embraced a profound passion for learning, reflected in her involvement with charitable endeavors.
While facing rejection in the modeling industry, Sarah ventured into the blogging sphere, establishing her platform named “Influence.” Focused on fashion, travel, and more, her blog’s success garnered collaborations with esteemed brands like Stylista, Vince Camuto, Brutal Fruit, Picot & Moss, Woolworths A/W 2015, and Witchery S/S 2016. Her inspiration, drawn from the vibrant city of Johannesburg, further fueled her growth as an influencer.
Expressing her unanticipated path to success, Sarah Langa emphasizes her love for travel and fashion, recognizing the relatability of her passions among her followers.
Sarah Langa Personal Life
Sarah Langa was previously married to Jehan Mackay, CEO of a leading tech company in South Africa. The couple’s union, marked by two weddings honouring their diverse religious backgrounds (Christianity and Islam), endured for two years and ten months before reportedly ending due to Langa’s alleged addiction to social media. Speculations suggest that her divorce resulted in a substantial financial gain, reportedly leaving her with R3 million.
Relationships and Speculations
Following her divorce, Sarah Langa was linked to several individuals, including Redaric Williams and Danny Kals. Notably, Sarah Langa has been rumoured to be dating internationally acclaimed DJ Black Coffee.
The speculations started after they were spotted together at public appearances. Notably, during a shared visit to Cape Town, they were observed displaying affectionate behaviour.