Mantsho Maelane’s Biography


Mantsho Maelane (born 1974) better known by her stage name Mantsho is a South African singer, songwriter, and entrepreneur. She is a pioneer of township Gospel music. Many people describe her sound as a mixture of South African township gospel music. She showed interest in music at the age of 11 and recorded her debut album titled “Skhululiwe,” a song that gained traction and became a popular record, in the Vaal in 2009. Mantsho released her second album named “Ntate Lerato La Hao”, which was launched at Boipatong Community Hall on the 1 August 2010 and she gained a national audience following the release of this song. Mantsho released her third album labelled “Ke mang ke mang” in 2015

Music career Early life and career beginnings
Mantsho Maelane was born in 1974 the Industrial city in South Africa. She grew up in an entrepreneurial home. Her mother Ouma Letsolo has been supporting with prayers and believing in her talent. The latter married Reverend Masolo Maelane and together they have a daughter named Karabo. 2009–2015 About to Blow and other releases: 2016–present:GMA Gospelgraphy
1. Skhululiwe (2009) 2. Ntate lerato la hao (2010) 3. Kemang Ke mang (2015)

1. On her debut album Skhululiwe (2009)she worked with Lolo, Thabiso, Themba and Moipone as her backup team. Tsotetsi as an Executive producer, Mphumelelo as Engineering, Israel Mosetlha as a Programmer, Wilson Maiwashe as Designer,Gloria Letsolo as Photographer, JMP Studio’s 2. On her second album Ntate lerato la hao (2010) she worked with Pastor Lefa Pheto who believed in her and Chilli Mthiya who supported her on this album 3. On the third album Ke mang Ke mang (2015) she worked with Gloria, Mabatho, Ellen, Nee, and Donald as her backup team. Bheki who wrote two songs number 4 Mphefumlo, 9. Masembonge and for Engineering this album. 4. “Vaal Vision Newspaper”