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Jub Jub Biography: From Prison to the Top of South African Reality Tv

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Jub Jub is a South African hip hop musician who rose up the ranks before having his career cut short due to a drag race accident that claimed the lives of four children. He completed his sentence and returned to society a changed man with the goal of expanding his brand.

Jub Jub secured a role as the host of one of Moja Love’s shows, Uyajola 9/9, and he won over many hearts. Because of his hosting abilities, he has the streets nearly every week.

Despite the fact that the show has earned Jub Jub a few critics, he has no time for them because he is too busy exposing cheaters.
Jub Jub Ndikhokhele Remix

Jub Jub made it known as soon as he was released from prison that he was a changed man who was ready to accomplish great things and prove that he had truly changed.

The artist is well known for one of his most famous songs, ‘Ndikhokhele,’ which was an instant hit when it was released in 2007. Fast forward to 2020, and Jub Jub released the hit’s remix, and he did not disappoint. On YouTube, the video and official soundtrack gained tens of thousands of views, and the positive feedback kept rolling in.
Afro-soul singer Nathi, gospel heavyweights Rebecca Malope, Lebo Sekgobela, Benjamin Dube, musician Mlindo The Vocalist, Tkinzy, Judith Sephuma, and Blaq Diamond are among the artists featured on the track.

Many people were surprised that Samthing Soweto, who is noted for his high-range vocals, was not included in the remix. Samthing Soweto was not present, and Jub Jub claimed that Samthing Soweto did not want to cooperate with him.

Regardless of why Samthing Soweto exists, it is a fantastic song. Jub Jub, take us to church.
Jub Jub Age And Early Life

Jub Jub was born in the year 1980 on June 29th. He was born and raised in Soweto, Orlando East, and is 41 years old.

Molemo Maarohanye was his given name, and he was raised in a household of five by both of his parents.

Jub Jub Education

Jub Jub was lucky enough to receive a scholarship to La Guardia High School for Performing Arts in Manhattan, New York.

Jub Jub Relationships

He was in a relationship with Kelly Khumalo in 2010 before his incarceration.
Christian, the couple’s son, was born to them.

Kelly Khumalo and Jub Jub had a tumultuous relationship that ended when Kelly Khumalo claimed that Jub Jub had been physically and emotionally abusing her.

Kelly made headlines when she said on an episode of Behind The Story that she doesn’t need Jub Jub’s help raising their son and that she doesn’t want anything to do with him.

He stated that he is married in an interview with News24, however he did not reveal the identity of his wife. When questioned, he stated that he had been married for a long time and that his wife had stood by him during his most trying years in prison.
Jub Jub has worked with award-winning performers like as Thembisile Ntaka, RJ Benjamin, Lungelo, BonezittoAmu, Zwai Bala, and Guffy Pilane during his musical career.

Following his release from prison, Jub Jub got the opportunity to release his first song, Ke Kopa Tshwarelo (Please forgive me), in 2017. In 2020, he released the video for the song.

Jub Jub even claimed during an interview that he had transformed and was ready to do great things for the country.

He released the single Rapela, which translates to ‘Pray’ in English, in 2019 with former idols participant Mthokozisi Ndaba. The song had a similar tone and message as ‘Ndikhokhele.

Source: News365

In other news – Nelson Makamo launches his first independent US solo exhibition

Renowned South African visual artist Nelson Makamo launches his first independent US solo exhibition, “Blue,” to showcase his latest body of work.

Nelson Makamo

The exhibition sees Makomo bring together an all-female group of black professionals to curate this show.
It was the diversity in the contemporary art landscape in inner-city Los Angeles. Learn more

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