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How Boity Thulo Dropped Out Of School And Became A South African Celebrity

Boity Thulo is one of the most talked about celebrities in South Africa. The 31-year-old rapper and businesswoman had to make some life-changing decisions before she became successful.

Photo Credit; @boity : Instagram

School Dropout

Boity dropped out from Monash University due to lack of funds to continue her education. Later she got signed to a casting agency in South Africa.

Wimpy Commercial

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Wimpy, a South African fast-food restaurant selected Thulo in 2010 to appear in one of their commercials.

Boity's Music Career

(Photo of Nasty C and Boity performing together)

Boity Thulo got more recognition in October 2017, when she rapped on the Migos Culture Tour in South Africa. Her first single, Wuz Dat was later released in 2018.

In 2020, the 31-year-old made the headlines when she signed a deal with Def Jam recordings.

Photo Credit; @boity : Instagram


In 2021, winemaker Mathew Krone worked with Boity to make her own alcohol and non-alcohol drinks.

Photo Credit; @boity : Instagram

Thulo's name was added with the likes of Burna Boy to Forbes list of 30 under 30 creatives in Africa.

Boitumelo Thulo had a rough education, but she is currently a famous South African celebrity.

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