Big Zulu celebrated his birthday on Thursday, and his age left Mzansi talking. The award winner made headlines before, with many fans attaching his name to an older age. His big beard, dressing like a real Nkabi with formal trousers and leather shoes, has made people assume that he belongs to the older generation.
The maturity in his lyrics and his advocacy for the Zulu culture has created a bias regarding his age. In reality, Big Zulu is way younger than the likes of DJ Tira and Mampintsha. How old is he? How did he celebrate his birthday?
Birthday boy Big Zulu’s age gets Mzansi talking.
The Imali Eningi hitmaker’s success in music has led to people assuming that he is older than he is. He shared on his Instagram a picture that showed him as a kid and the current photo with a caption:
“My father taught me to clean up and taught me respect🙏🏿and he still left me🙏🏿Happy Birthday Kim”
Fellow musicians like Cassper Nyovest and fans sent him birthday wishes as he celebrated his 35th birthday. At 35, he is already an icon and a role model to many in South Africa. His influence explains why fans thought he was older.
How did Big Zulu celebrate his birthday?
A few hours before his birthday, He shared pictures with other top musicians like DJ Tira, Kabza De Small and Focalistic. The musicians looked to be enjoying themselves in what fans described as a men’s conference celebrating the big man. Rumours are that the musicians wanted to share some great moments with the Big Zulu before he got busy with his birthday with family.
A day after the special day, he shared a picture on Instagram with Leeroy Khoza, who was celebrating his birthday. They took the image at the airport, leaving for Sun City.