Lammeck Xolani Mfeka biography


Lammeck Xolani Mfeka, born on 14 November 1991 (age – 30), is a South African actor, musician and rapper, well known for playing a lead role of Nganono on Imbewu the Seed and was featured on Gauteng Maboneng.

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Lammeck Xolani Mfeka

Name: Lammeck Xolani Mfeka
Date of birth: 14 November 1991
Age: 30 years old
Place of birth: Amanzimtoti, Durban, South Africa
Occupation: Actor and Musician
Known as: Nganono from Imbewu or L.zee as a Musician
Nationality: South African
Gender: Male
Race: Black

Early age

Lammeck Xolani Mfeka was born on 14 November 1991 in Amanzimtoti, a coastal town just south of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. As a child growing up he has never been familiar with his father but was raised by his mother, Thembelihle Mfeka, and his grandmother, Thokozani Mfeka. Growing up Xolani Mfeka had a lot of interest in music and sport that when he was nine years of age he formed his own group named ” DA REPERTITIONERS”.

The group consisted of four guys which where Xolani Lammeck Mfeka, Lwazi Zungu and Sabelo Dlamini. At the age of nine, Xolani wrote his first song called “bounce”, this song was sort of influenced by bow wow and Jermaine Dupri which featured jagged edge : Puppy love.

Education of Xolani Mfeka

Xolani Mfeka matriculated from Durban High school. He then enrolled at Damelin for a Diploma in Sound Engineering. After graduating at Damelin, Xolani joined Star Quality, an artist management agency and acting academy, and believed he would grow his wings in the acting and music industry.

Xolani Mfeka music career

After four years of schooling and other music activities and sport, Xolani decided to go back to his music career, joining a music production, named N.W.O (No way out) productions as one of the youngest members in the entire production, he impressed a lot of people, even the owners of N.W.O., he even went on to shoot music videos with the production.

In 2008, he managed a dance group, by the name of “Pro2call” while still with no way out productions. The group later on that year became a success in Durban, ranked at number two following the critically acclaimed dance group, called “Genesis”. They were 2nd best in the battle of the year all elements in the same year of 2008.

Lammeck’s nickname L.zee and Radio station Dj

Xolani Lammeck Mfeka got the name L.zee through his friends that saw potential in him to become the greatest in South Africa. The star would compare himself with the likes of Jay-Z the similarities in flows punch lines and direct content proved, the Lammeck-Zee was going far with his music career. In 2009, Lammeck got an internship with a well-known radio station in K.Z.N named Gagasi 99.5 for a period of two months before joining radio Dj Mac-j of Vibe FM as a co-host in the six to ten, Top’ 40 hits count down, Sunday nights.

He was also sponsored by a clothing label “Beggy Jeans” the contract was for a year, from 2009 to 2010 with Puleng Ndlovu. In 2010 Lammeck was one in five finales in the K.Z.N music house auditions out of the thousands that attended in a five day audition. Some of the hit single albums by Lammeck include “What you talking about” and “Make it clear” and a song with “Ise” called kinky.¹

Acting career of Lammeck Mfeka

Lammeck Xolani Mfeka is known for playing a lead role as Nganono on an etv drama series called Imbewu the seed. He was cast as Nganono Bhengu, the eldest son of oil tycoon Zimele Bhengu. Xolani couldn’t wait to step on the set and learn from legendary Leleti Khumalo, who plays his mother on the show until he was fired for failing to speak in IsiZulu fluently. Xolani had minor roles in Generations: The Legacy,  Zabalaza  and Gauteng Maboneng.²

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