Dr Malinga Biography
Dr Malinga whose real name is Goodwill Malinga was born on 7th July 1980 in Themba, Hammanskraal in South Africa. He is a South African record producer and musician.
He is the First born Child and has three Siblings. He went to Bokamoso high School in Stinkwater north of Pretoria. He started Singing at a younger age, he used to sing gospel and then went to Afro songs. His first job was handing advertising Pamphlets for Furniture shops.
His break came in 1998 when Phumi Maduna of Cheek Cheek was singing for a promotion outside Russels Furniture shop, when she took a break he took a mic and began singing, Telling people about Sales Specials from the Pamphlet. His First Payment was R200, and was also given a Cellphone for them to be able to get hold of him when the want him to come and advertise.
Then he became one of those guys who sings outside furniture shops, enticing Customers into the shops. He also used to enter Competition and won the Mbabane Cultural Calabash Competition three years in a row. He also won a Mazda 3 when he entered Voice of choice held on Thobela Radio. By bursting into a Rebecca song at the top of his voice and mimics her exactly. Rebecca is his idol.
His first big hit was Casanova with Dj Choice and it was nominated for record of the year. His Second big hit was Father with Kalawa Jazmee newcomers, Black Motion which was also nominated for awards.
He was signed by Kalawa in 2011. His First Album was released on October 2014 titled First injection, He had a big break when he sang a song Via Orlando he was featured by Vetkuk Vs Mahoota which was also nominated for top awards.
He made his acting debut on 16th September 2013 in an episode of the e.tv anthology drama series eKasi: Our Stories, titled “Spin-Stars” (Season 5, Episode 10), in which he plays a man eager to join the spinning community who goes out in search of a car and is conned by a man who sells him a BMW “Gusheshe” 331 – which is stolen.
In 2014 he got his starring role in the in the second season of the SABC2 sitcom Gauteng Maboneng, replacing Mahlubi Kraai in the lead role of Lebo.
Dr Malinga Age
He was born on 7th July 1980.
Dr Malinga House
He bought a house worth R 3.2 million. After he shared the cost of his house he came out and said that he was not bragging but encouraging people to believe that anything is possible if you believe and work hard.
Dr Malinga Wife
He married Boitumelo Mosupye in 2013 and they have a daughter and his wife has a son from another relationship.
Dr Malinga’s Wedding
This information will be updated soon.
Dr Malinga Songs – Dr Malinga Latest Songs
- Giya Giya
- Sizo Phumelela
- Ngikunika Uthando
- Go On
- Nkqo Nkqo
- Ungibulala Crazy
- Mngani Wenyoka
- Ngixolele Mama
- Crazy Woman
- I’m Yours
- Inthliziyo Ye Liche
- Linga Entertainment
Dr Malinga Contact Details
His contact details will be updated.