Kelly Khumalo is a South African singer, actress and dancer. Khumalo is from Spruitview in the East Rand. She was named the Best Newcomer of 2005 in the Afro Pop music circuit. In May 2013, at the 19th South African Music Awards held at Sun City, she won the Best Female Artist award. Speaking out about having been in an abusive relationship, in 2012 she became an advocate against domestic violence. The singer confessed to being a drug addict for at least two years during her relationship with the singer Molemo Maarohanye, she attended Narcotics Anonymous meetings. On 26 October 2014, her boyfriend Senzo Meyiwa captain of the South Africa men's national football team and club side Orlando Pirates with whom she has a child was shot dead in her presence at her family's home in Vosloorus.
|Birth name:||Kelly Nonhlanhla Khumalo|
|Born:||November 11, 1984, diepsloot|
|Genres:||afro pop music, house gospel, RNB|
|Occupation(s):||Singer, songwriter, dancer, actress,brand influencer|
|Labels:||Bonsai Entertainment stable|
|Twitter:||Kelly Khumalo's Twitter profile|
About Kelly Khumalo
South African singer and actress who has earned global acclaim for releases like 2005's TKO and 2012's The Past, The Present, The Future. In 2013, she took home the South African Music Award for Best Female Artist.
She grew up in Spruitview in the East Rand.
Inspired by her experiences in an abusive relationship, she became a public advocate against domestic violence in 2012.
She has a sister named Zandi. She previously dated hip-hop artist Molemo Maarohanye.
She has a child with soccer star Senzo Meyiwa, who was fatally shot at the couple's home in Vosloorus in 2014.
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- South African actresses
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