Brandon Dhludhlu gained fame in South Africa after becoming a fan favourite on the 16th Season of Idols SA and finishing in the top three. The talented and upcoming RnB singer seems to have a bright musical career after his debut single, Uhambe ft Duncan, topped Apple Music South Africa at number 4 after its release in December 2020.
Brandon Dhludhlu performances on Idols SA S16 were real showstoppers as he never failed to wow the judges. What are his musical plans? Read on to find out more about the Mpumalanga born musician.
- Full name: Xolani Brandon Dhludhlu
- Year of birth: Not Known
- Brandon Dhludhlu age: 22 years old as of 2020
- Nationality: South African
- Occupation: RnB singer, songwriter
- Brandon Dhludhlu record label: Kalawa Jazmee Records
- Brandon Dhludhlu Instagram: @brandondhludhlu
Brandon Dhludhlu biography
The Idols SA S16 contestant was born in Barberton, Mpumalanga, South Africa, and has a close relationship with his mother, Nurse Maseko. The singer has two younger siblings, sister Lungelo and brother Mncedisi.
In an earlier interview, Brandon Dhludhlu mother revealed that the singer had a passion for music from a young age. The family had initially objected to his dream of becoming an artist because of the cruelty in the industry. Brandon’s achievement on Idols SA season 16 seems to have changed their perspective.
Brandon Dhludhlu girlfriend
The singer is dating Zama, the winner of Idols South Africa Season 16. Brandon Dhludhlu and Zama Khumalo went public about their relationship after ringing in New Year together in Barberton, Brandon’s hometown.
The new couple started dating in June 2020 during Idols theatre weeks. Things seem to be serious between them because their parents have already met.
Brandon Dhludhlu on Idols and music career
The singer reached Idols SA season 16 semifinals. He was eliminated after reaching the top three, but the young musician has a promising singing career. He is already signed under Kwaito musician Oskido’s Kalawa Jazmee Records.
On 6th December 2020, the artist released his debut single called Uhambe, in which he featured Afrotainement rapper Duncan. The song, which was the singer’s first production under Kalawa Jazmee Records, scooped to 4th spot on Apple Music South Africa’s singles chart 2020 after its release.
Listen to the Brandon Dhludhlu Uhambe mp3 download, which can be found on various streaming platforms, including Apple Music, Spotify, YouTube, Deezer, and others.
Brandon Dhludhlu is a talented singer that was lucky to get a platform on Idols South Africa. He has the potential to become one of SA’s greatest RnB artists. Dhludhlu plans to move to Gauteng to pursue his music career full time.
Briefly.co.za recently published an article on Zama Khumalo’s biography. She was the winner of Idols SA Season 16 after beating Mthethwa, aka Mr Music. The singer walked away with massive prizes, including Samsung products worth R150,000, a car, a recording contract from Kalawa Jamzee, among others.
In early January 2021, Brandon confirmed the rumours that he and Zama have been dating since June 2020. How well do you know the young and talented lady? Read her full biography.