Benny Mayengani is a South African Xitsonga singer who was born on 11 January 1978. He rose to fame following the release of his debut studio album Tiba Ben in 2011.
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Benny Mayengani Age
He was born on 11 January 1978 in Bolobedu, Limpopo, South Africa. Mayengani is 43 years old as of 2021.
Benny Mayengani Career
He is known for his collaborations with Mr Jambatani, Prince Ranghani, Joe Shirimani na Vana va Ndoda under Limpopo Poison. He released his debut studio album Tiba Ben in 2011 which gained him prominent notability in the Xitsonga music industry.
On 28 September 2013 during Xitsonga Music Awards, Benny Mayengani has scored three nominations for Best Xitsonga Male Artist, Best Xitsonga Popular Song of the year and Best Xitsonga Album of the year. His 10th studio album Ni Happy which was released in 2019 was nominated at the Limpopo Music Awards for Best Male Artist.
Involvement in Politics
Benny Mayingani apart from being a musician became the first Tsonga musician to be an official of the Johannesburg Chamber as PR Councilor of City of Johannesburg accounted by Economic Freedom Fighters in 2016.
On 7 October 2019 Benny Mayengani quit as the PR Councilor of EFF. On February 2020 Limpopo Chairperson Stanley Mathabatha of African National Congress, officially welcomed Benny Mayengani to the ANC.
- Tiba Ben – 2011
- President Mayengani – 2012
- Ntombhi yaku xonga – 2013
- December Revolution – 2014
- Nkondo wa Tuva – 2015
- Vayuda – 2014
- Nkelunkelu – 2015
- Vitanani Fire Brigade – 2016
- Tintoma – 2018
- Ni Happy – 2019
- Volume – 2019
Mayengani has an estimated net worth of $3 million in 2021.
Benny Mayengani Profile
Birth name: Bennet Skheto Baloyi
Born: January 11, 1978 (age 43) Bolobedu, Limpopo Province, South Africa
Origin: Shawela, Limpopo Province, South Africa
Genres: Tsonga MusicDisco
Twitter: Follow him on Twitter @bennymayengani