Biography of Mashudu Nematoka
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Mashudu Enos Nematoka (born June 12, 1973), known professionally as Mashudu Nematoka, is a South African singer-songwriter, comedian, and a motivational speaker. Known for his versatility and motivational lyricism, Nematoka’s music explores storytelling, life in general, romance, love, weeding vibes, dance feel and is often inspired by true life experience. He has received numerous accolades, including a TSHAMA Award. “I formed a community choir, called African Golden Voice Choir, which won many awards, but it unravelled when everyone proceeded to their various post-matric educational institutions.”

Born and raised in Mudzidzidzi village outside Thohoyandou town, Nematoka began his recording career in 2002 by selling his CDs on the streets, and bus ranks. The following year without any record label, he released his first album Mudzimu u na rine, followed by Hossana album released in 2005, Ri vha dali shangoni (2008). A huna damu li sin a ngwena (2013), quickly gaining recognition for wedding style vibes sound of contemporary and Afro-pop, and for the mystique surrounding his sound identity. Nematoka is a familiar face at weddings where he entertains guests with his live performances. His charismatic voice and just-as-compelling dance moves make him one of the most sought-after entertainers in both the Limpopo and Gauteng provinces. Nematoka earned major critical and commercial success with his that album A huna damu li sin a ngwena; it became his first loved by young and old album, and became one of best-selling the title track A huna damu li sin a ngwena and Lufuno asi thendara air played on local and national radios. In 2015 he released an album titled Lufuno a si thendara, followed by Vhulinga nanga (2016), Vhana tshituhu (2018). All those albums from album 1 to album 7 who recorded at Loudly comist studios.

In 2020, Nematoka get a publishing deal with Director Maboko (Pty) Ltd and re-released a collection of his hits from different albums titled it The Best Of Mashudu Nematoka. His nineth album Makoti O Swika Nga Tshopa was released in 2021, which saw him experiment with weddings vibes and people love his sound. The single was nominated to SABC Phalaphala fm TOP 30 ‘luimbo lwa u khaula nwaha’ and get voted to top 10 ended up on 9 position competing with the best in the game and new age, the likes of Makhadzi, Mukosi, Tuksin SA and more. He had shared stage with many South African established artists.

Among the Africa’n best-selling CDs in the streets of Gauteng and Limpopo province, with over 200k CDs sold, Nematoka is new in the streaming platform but the growth in his music is visible. Nematoka’s music has been relevant ever since topping charts on Vhembe fm, univen radio, phalaphala fm, and other radios. Nematoka was listed by Muzika Wa Afrika as one of the world’s most influential people in 2022.

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