Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Born on September 5, 1985 in Pretoria, Gauteng, Relebogile Mabotja known by many as Lebo is a South African actress, presenter, radio host, singer, producer, writer and musical director.
She performed at the Dinner Banquet alongside fellow musicians Mara Louw, Shelly Meskin and Jo Redburn. She was also afforded the opportunity to present a show on e.tv called BackChat on Craz-E. She was then casted on the following shows Home Affairs, Zone 14, Generations which all aired on SABC 1 and then she appeared on the SABC 2 show, Kompleks.
The pretty Lebo was afforded the opportunity to perform in an Afrikaans musical called Imbumba/Samesyn in late 2004,, which was held at the Aardklop festival in Potchefstroom. She performed the same musical in the following festivals Klein Karoo Nasionale Kunstefees and Innibos in Oudtshoorn and Nelspruit respectively. In the late 2000s, Lebo played a role in the Soweto Story musical which was held at the Joburg Theatre in Gauteng. She also got a presenter role on the e.tv show Gospel Grooves, which aired every Sunday morning. Between 2010 – 2011, she hosted the reality competition which aired on SABC 1 called Dance Your Butt Off. This show is the South African version of the American show Dance Your Ass Off. During the year of 2012, Lebo secured a role as a freelance radio presenter on Talk Radio 702. In 2013 she formed Lebotja Media which is a full service media house as well as a Record label. She is an Executive Producer in the company and works with Leslie ‘Lee’ Kasumba, Jonathan Clarke, Lebogang Morolo, Pilani Bubu as well as Paul Mclver.
Won 2010 Channel O Music Video Awards – Most Gifted Hip Hop Video for her work as producer.
Won 2011 South African Film and Television Awards – Best TV Soap Ensemble for her work in Rhythm City
Won 2011 South African Music Awards – Best English Children’s Album for her work in Stories From The Alphabet Tree Volume 1