Musicology graduate working as Uber driver wows SA with voice

Musicology graduate working as Uber driver wows SA with voice

A Durban Uber driver has gone viral for all the right reasons. Videos of the talented driver were posted on social media and it gave Mzansi the feels.

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Last week on 23 May, a woman took to social media to share several videos of a talented young man.

Kim Davey wrote in a Facebook post that she took an Uber and was surprised with the most talented driver, Menzi Mngoma. gathered Mngoma, a 27-year-old musicology graduate, works an an Uber driver to make ends meet but he has an exceptional talent - he has the ability to sing opera and his voice is just amazing.

Davey's post read:

"My Uber driver this morning in Durban, Menzi Mngoma , a 27 year old musicology graduate , sang opera to me on the way to my meeting! Made my day! No opportunities for him in South Africa, he has resorted to being an Uber driver to earn a living.What a talented and special human being. Any agents out there who could assist him in making his dreams come true....message me! #menzimngoma #opera #tenoutoftenor."

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Musicology graduate working as an Uber driver wows SA with voice

On the left: Menzi Mngoma. Photo credit: Menzi Mngoma/Facebook. On the right: Kim Davey and Mngoma. Photo credit: Kim Davey/Facebook.
Source: Facebook

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The videos gathered an overwhelming reaction and South Africans flooded the comment section with their views on the talented young man.

Jeanne Curry commented: "That's brilliant, hopefully he gets into Opera world."
Stella Wendy La Réservée wrote: "He will be the most popular uber driver in Durbs! Hope he gets his break."
Laurel Maddren added: "What a wonderful talent this young man has."
Guilhermina Caetano said: "Ohhhhh wow that was amazing. What a voice. Love it."

Take a look at the videos below:

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