Babes Wodumo Biography
Babes Wodumo is a South African dancer and Kwaito artiste. Wodumo is also a model. Babes Wodumo real name is Bongekile Simelane. She was born on July 22, 1994. Babes Wodumo age is 22 years.
She is currently signed to Mampintsha’s West Ink label.
Bongekile Simelane is most known for her song, Wololo. Wololo also happens to be the fourth most played local song on South African radio. The song starred Big Nuz’s Mampintsha.
Origin of The Stage Name Babes Wodumo.
Babes Wodumo boyfriendWodumo in South Africa means “famous”. So Babes Wodumo means the famous Babes. As to how she came across that name, it’s a short story. According to her, there was a group called The Babes when she was born. She claims she had eyes like one of the member of the group. Her father mostly referred to that member as “Lo uw’Babes’ (this one is Babes).” The ‘Wodumo’ came because she used to do dancing, acting, soccer, athletics, and was good at them all and became famous for them.
Bongekile started the West Ink Dance Academy that gets kids off the streets and onto the stage with her.
She grew up in Lamontville with her grandmother and in a flat in Durban’s CBD with her parents. Her father was a pastor.
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Babes Wodumo Boyfriend
Babes Wodumo boyfriend is currently unclear. According to our sources, Babes Wodumo is engaged to someone who has been in music industry for a while and that she is in love. However she refused to let us in on the name of this lucky man.
She further added that, she has stopped wearing her engagement ring as quite a lot of people were asking a lot of questions.
“I removed the ring because journalist like you were asking too many questions,” said Babes.
Babes Wodumo and Big Nuz’s Mampintsha
In conclusion, it seems like Wodumo is in a relationship with Big Nuz’s Mampintsha (real name Mandla Maphumulo).