Thembi Seete was born on March 25 1977. She is a kwaito star, pop singer, television presenter and actress from Soweto, South Africa , but grew up in Sebokeng in the Vaal . She was part of the kwaito supergroup Boom Shaka, from 1994-2000 but unfortunately the band broke up. She featured in a 2000 film Hijack Stories, but first made her mark in the hard-hitting SABC1 drama series Yizo Yizo. Seete played the role of Lerato in the first two seasons of the SABC1 drama series Gaz’lam, from 2002-2004, and made a final guest appearance in the show’s third season premiere, entitled “Ghosts of the Past”, which aired on 18 February 2005.