Sha Sha – Biography, Real Name, Age and Net Worth

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Charmaine Shamiso Mpambiro (born 13 July 1994) popularly known as “Sha Sha” is a South African singer and songwriter. Also to her nickname is “the queen of Amapiano”.

Sha Sha
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Sha Sha Biography

Sha Sha was born in the third most populous city in Zimbabwe, Mutare in the early nineties. Charmaine was not raised by her parents but by close relatives, her grandmother mainly. This is a result of her parents divorcing shortly after her birth.

She is a polyglot as the singer speaks Shona, English, Zulu, and Ndebele fluently. The Amapiano star has a very solid Christian background. She would always follow her grandmother to church every Sunday. Charmaine was a member of her church choir at a young age. Her voice was in-born. Shamiso took piano and vocal classes as well while growing up.

Her interest in singing was not convincing to her as she said ” I didn’t know I could always sing”. “I was supposed to be a nurse” until 2013 when her friends sent her singing covers recordings to a radio station. It was at this point, she began her journey to stardom. It was from this radio airplay that the popular singer, Audius Mtawarira discovered her. Afterward, she moved to South Africa as opposed to her relatives’ wish.

Since her settling in South Africa, she has been featured in “Akulaleki” by Samething Soweto(2019), “We mama” by Scorpion Kings (2019), Nge thanda Wema by Mlindo The Vocalist. Sha Sha was signed to DJ Maphorisa‘s label, Blackboy in 2018. More to “the queen of Amapiano” is the debut EP, Blossom, and the single release “Woza” on 1st November 2019 and 3rd December 2020 respectively. In addition, she has collaborated with Ami Faku and Nomfundo Moh on “Phakade Lam” as well as with MFR souls, DJ Maphorisa, and Kabza De Small on “Love you tonight”.

The queen of Amapiano, Sha Sha was nominated for All Africa Music Awards (2021), African Entertainment award USA (2020), and South African Music Awards (2020). Charmaine Shamiso Mpambiro was the winner of the Best International Act ceremony BET Awards in 2020.


Real Name Charmaine Shamiso Mapimbiro
Date of Birth 13th of July, 1994
Place of Birth Zimbabwe
Gender Female
Marital Status Single
Boyfriend N/A
Children N/A
Occupation Professional Conman
Height N/A
Weight N/A
  • Zimbabwean
  • South African (Unconfirmed)
Net Worth in USD $400 000
Net Worth in Rands
R6 million

When did Sha Sha move to South Africa?

The Zimbabwean/South African singer moved to South Africa in 2017.

Where is Sha Sha from?

She is originally from Mutare, Zimbabwe

Who is Sha Sha signed to?

She is signed to both Blaqboy Music Corporation/Sony Music Entertainment Africa.

Sha Sha Age

26 years old.

Sha Sha Social Media

You can connect via her social media platforms below



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Here is her Facebook page here.

Sha Sha Songs and Albums

Here are some of her songs and albums below,

  • Woza (2019)
  • Blossom (2020)
  • iPiano (2021)
  • Nomfundo Moh
  • Ngithembe
  • Tender Love
  • Sing it back
  • Light up
  • Mutare

Sha Sha Networth

She is worth R6 million in rands and $400,000 in USD.

Lethabo Ndlovu

Lethabo Ndlovu is a KwaZulu-Natal-born writer. He is the Editor-in-Chief at Nerdville. Ndlovu is happily married to Sarah Ndlovu with children and they both live in Johannesburg South Africa. His interests include football, writing, and trying to make himself better by reading.

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