A conversation with Simphiwe Majozi (AKA SBU wakuZalo)

A conversation with Simphiwe Majozi (AKA SBU wakuZalo)
Triple thread, musician, actor, dancer.
Simphiwe Majozi was born in the south coast region of Kwa Zulu Natal in a village called Mthwalume In 1989 he started participating in the entertainment industry at the age of 7 in a community arts project called Siyeza Cultural Group which was formed by his older brother Mr Xolani Majozi where
he was doing a character of Smoko he was also a dancer and a singer at the time. In 2002 he then moved to Durban to pursue his dream in entertainment where he studied Drums and contemporary dance in a community-based project in Kwamashu called Kwamashu Community Advancement
Project (KCAP). In 2007 he then went to UKZN to join the Ukusa learnership program where he studied drums again, in 2009 he went to study Marketing Management in Universal College Outcomes (UCO) in Petermaritzburg where he obtained a diploma in Marketing. When he eventually completed his studies and he then started working as an intern at Sold Out Media then known as (XME) where he continued with his acting, dancing and singing in his spare time while going for auditions in various openings. He eventually he got himself a character in a production called Have We Been Heard, directed by Bheki Mkhwane which was staged at the Durban ICC in May 2014 the show featured the likes of Celeste Ntuli, Zakhele Msibi, Hamilton Dlamini, Thembi Mtshali, Velephi.