She is an actress, songstress and overall artists who is getting ready to take over the SA music scene. Meet Miranda Mokhele Ntshangase, don’t sleep on her.
Not a new comer to the entertainment field, having bagged acting and presenting roles on: SABC 1’s Tshisa, Sokhulu and Partners, E-TV’s Rhythm City, Soweto TV’s Ziyamporoma, 1 Gospels “The story of”, SABC 1’s new youth Programme Walala Wasala, 7de laan, as well as the day time soaps on Mzansi Magic Zabalaza and most recently as Joy on The Queen.
The songstress writes and sings her own music, while juggling a successful career as an actress and running her well known acting agency and school, Star Quality Management. With musical icons, such as Mama Miriam Makeba, and Thandiswa Mazwai and Mam Letta Mbulu as her inspiration, her goal of becoming South Africa’s next musical sensation, is no pipe dream nor far.
In 2014 Miranda was given the opportunity to open for Thandiswa Mazwai and The Soil alongside Bongeziwe Mabandla at at Bassline in Newtown. She was also given the opportunity of replacing Maleh as a vocalist during her time with the Afro pop group sensation Khaya and her music was soon picked up for the series “Tshisa” on SABC1.
No stranger to the stage, this songbird has performed at events such as the Lady Grey arts festival, The Umgungundlovu arts festival, Ko’Spotong, Berlin, Music in JOZI and various corporate and municipal events. This rising star has proven to be unstoppable as she has collaborated with the likes of Kanivo, DJ Franky and Romz Delux.
She recently released her newest single, Lendoda. In Lendoda, Miranda is showing off her smokey and extremely sweet voice on a tribal influenced beat as she sings in isiXhosa. It’s quite dope.
You can listen to the song and peep the lyrics here.
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