Simphiwe Dana Bio, Simphiwe Dana is a South Africa Xhosa singer and songwriter. She has a unique combination of Jazz, Afro-soul, Rap and Traditional music, she is now rated as “new Miriam Makeba”. Dana is also known for her creative social commentary and activism through music as a political art form.
Born: 23 January 1980 (age 40 years), Butterworth
Movies: Themba – A Boy Called Hope
Awards: South African Music Award for Female Artist of the Year, MORE
Record labels: Gallo Record Company, Skip Records, African Cream Music, UNIVERSAL