Bulelwa Mkutukana, best known by her stage name Zahara is 34-year-old today, 9th of November, 2021.
The singer is among the beautiful voices in the industry and it’s helped her win more fans to her side despite hideous issues which surfaces on the internet about her.
Zahara is undoubtedly a strong woman, as she’s been dragged on almost all public platforms, and it seem to get worse as the year goes by.
Speaking of 2021, here are instances when the singer trended over a problem, or got called out by an individual/group.
1. DJ Sbu called her a Liar
The DJ shunned the singer after claiming she’s not gotten royalties for her debut album, Loliwe. Sbu said she’s been paid – “Ms Zahara’s money has always gone to her my brother. It’s disappointing that you continue to spread false information my brother.”
2. Zahara & SA Police
She was reportedly arrested as she failed to appear in court over tax-related charges.
3. Zodwa Wabantu beefs the singer
The singer alongside Zodwa trended few months ago, after the dancer revealed that the only person she hates in the industry is Zahara; and she made it known that the singer once ill-treated her at an event years back.
4. Alcohol Issue
The alcohol issue is one of the biggest story about the singer this year, as she was seen acting under the influence in a video that went viral, though she returned on social media to shut down the claim, saying she was just elated.
5. Bulelwa defends herself against pregnancy rumors
“Who went to the public and said I’m pregnant? Guys if I’m pregnant then you will see me. I’m defending myself, I’m not pregnant now, but even if I was pregnant you would see because the stomach was going to grow,” she said after being rumored to be pregnant.