Relebogile “Lebo” Mabotja is a woman of many talents. She is a successful actress, presenter, radio host, TV producer, musical director composer and music producer.
With 13 years in the media and entertainment industry, she sits as an adjudicator and board member for the national Eistedfodd Academy which celebrates excellence in the performing arts for the youth and has evolved into a successful businesswoman with the establishment of her company, Lebotja Media in 2013.
Relebogile began her musical career at the age of 5 singing on stage and in choirs. She represented her province the North Gauteng Youth Choir from primary school and went on to join the national youth choir where she honed her classical and musical skills. She excelled with music as a subject, taking voice as her instrument for which she received distinctions.
Relebogile successfully bagged her first professional role in fame – the musical because of her musical talents at the age of 17 while still in high school. From there she went on to perform in various other musicals as a lead.
Relebogile has performed with and musical directed bands the wine collection that she worked with for many years performing at the blues room and various other corporates and events for the length of her career.
Relebogile is involved in a remarkable range of musical roles with her company Lebotja media, composing the theme music you belong for SABC 2, afro café, Nedbank Ke Yona – make the team, making moves, Sunday chillas and Etv’s I love South Africa. In 2014 she musical directed Nigeria’s star the winner is, ETV’s I love South Africa and SABC2′ s Afro Café season 10.
2010 most gifted hip hop video (channel o music video awards) *producer
2011 best TV soap ensemble (South African film and television awards) *lead cast member (rhythm city)
2011 best English kiddies album (South African music awards) *vocalist with African treehouse
2016 music excellence (women: real architects of society awards) – composer, publisher, musical director
2004 best female newcomer (Naledi Theatre Awards) *performing artist (fame-the musical)
2004 best female in a musical (naledi theatre awards) *performing artist (fame-the musical)
2010 best English kiddies album (South African music awards) *artist
2010 best music video (world hip hop awards) *producer
2010 most gifted west video (channel o music video awards) *producer
2015 best song in a radio commercial (wawela awards) *composer (you belong – sabc 2)