- Thandiswa Mazwai has opened up about her late mother, Belede Mazwai
- The singer said even though she has no pictures of herself with her, she has some memories of her
- Thandiswa revealed that she was only 16 when her mother passed away at the age of 33
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Mzansi singer Thandiswa Mazwai has opened up about her later mother, Belede Mazwai.
The Bongo Maffin star took to social media and penned a beautiful post about how her mother passed away when she was only 16.
Belede was only 33 years old when she took her last breath. King Tha, as Thandiswa is affectionately known by her fans, says she has some memories of her mother even though she died when she was still young.
"My mother died on this day when I was 16. I have no pictures with her. I have some memories of her. She was only 33. A true rebel soul! Belede Camagwini Mazwai (née Vabaza) my mother, my home!"
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The Nizalwa Ngobani hitmaker's fans and a couple of people who knew Belede also commented on her moving post.
"May her beautiful soul Rest In Peace. Long live Belede."
"Akasafani nawe King, may her soul continue to rest in peace."
"She was a beautiful African woman. May her soul rest in eternal peace."
"She had keen, non-threatening, powerful eyes that cut deep like a polar bear in the south of the Sudan!"
"She was my teacher at Immaculata Catholic High School in Diepkloof. May she continue to rest in peace."
"My God she'd be proud... breaks my heart you have no photos, but hope you feel her when you look in the mirror."
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