BERITA The Afro-soul sensation

2017 will be marked as a notable year for Berita as she gears up to release her self-titled third studio album, Berita. If her other two projects are anything to go by, Berita’s third studio album is set to secure more awards nominations and notable milestones and achievements to look back on.

Berita released her second single, Surprises, off upcoming album on 10 February 2017. Surprises follows the highly successful release of her hit single Nguwe Wedwa released in the last quarter of 2016. Nguwe Wedwa is still charting on radio stations such as Metro FM where it still features on the esteemed Metro FM Top 40 Chart (February 2017). Surprises is an inspirational and exciting single that is pegged to be yet another classic hit single offering that joins Berita’s impressive music catalogue.

She has graced the stages of many illustrious festivals in South Africa and beyond, touching the hearts of many and has received endorsements from the likes of Mama Africa, Yvonne Chaka Chaka; world renowned Oliver Mtukudzi; and Grammy award winning flugelhornist and composer Hugh Masekela.

Berita is an award winning, gold selling Afro-pop singer songwriter who brought you hits like Thandolwethu and Nguwe Wedwa. With her silky vocals and innate musicality, she hypnotises audiences young and old, who love afro-soul, jazz, contemporary RnB.

Eastern Cape Music Award 2016 'Best Female Artist' Award winner.


  • 2017: Eastern Cape Music Award 2016 'Best Female Artist' Award winner.
  • 2015: Song Writer Of The Year – Wawela Music Awards
  • 2015: Rising Star Of The Year - South African Afro Music Awards
  • 2016: Music Artist Of The Year – Zimbabwe Achievers Awards
  • 2013: Best African Pop Album – Metro FM Music Award

Career Highlights

  • 2016: Participated in Coke Studio which resulted in the release of Vusu Yeke which she collaborated on with Yanga
  • 2015: Performed in the Netherlands at an embassy event in commemoration of the birthday of late former South African President, Nelson Mandela
  • 2014: Collaborated with legendary singers High Masekela and Oliver Mtukudzi on single Mwana Wa Mai
  • 2014: Music Artist Of The Year nominee – Zimbabwe Achievers Awards
  • 2013: Developed an inspired motivational tour for 10 High Schools in the Eastern Cape with partner brands
  • 2013: Music composed by Berita was licensed in the movie Positively Beautiful which was screened in major Film Festivals around the world
  • 2012: Hit single Thandolwethu shot to the top of charts on radio stations across the country and today is still one of the most local recognised love ballads in the country
  • 2012: Debut album, Conquering Spirit, released at just 21 years of age went on to reach gold selling status
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