Jabulani Hadebe is Thandi Nkabinde’s son. He was born in Bergville, KwaZulu-Natal. His forefathers belong to the ethnic group Hlubi. Sibusiso, the older brother of Sjava, and Sindy, his older sister, round out the family.
Jabulani Hadebe was born Sjava, a South African rapper and hip-hop artist. He made his acting debut in a supporting role in the 2005 film uGugu no Andile (2009).
In the three years that followed his starring role in Zone 14, his popularity on television grew substantially. Ambitiouz Entertainment has signed Sjava to his very first recording contract.
2015 was his breakthrough year after the release of “Amani.” 2010’s Isina Muva, Sjava’s debut album, was an eclectic blend of afrobeat, hip-hop, and contemporary R&B. His second studio album, Umqhele, was released in 2018 to critical acclaim.
Globally, Umqhele’s reputation has been bolstered by the incorporation of African elements and the expansion of his hybrid aesthetic. In 2018, Sjava released his debut EP, Umphako.
Sjava and his gorgeous wife will greet you at the door: