Friday, October 05, 2012

Barbz, Keagan and Lee Among Mzansi's Sexiest Top 24 Celebs 2013

Sowetan LIVE's annual sexy celebrity competition, Mzansi's Sexiest 2013, has revealed the Top 24 sexiest celebrities as voted for by the readers.
Sowetan LIVE and Sunday World readers voted for celebrities based on their hot bods, their charming smiles, their cheeky personalities and sweeping confidence. Fans nominated their sexiest celebs via email, and after an overwhelming response we are proud to announce the Top 24.

The Top 12 women nominated by the readers are: 
Babalwa Mneno - model and businesswoman, known as 'Barbie Doll' by her fans, was Big Brother Africa star game show's housemate for 2012.
Boitumelo Thulo - walked away with last year's Mzansi's Sexiest title. She had also recently become the face of Iman Cosmetics.
Boledi Makofane - turning heads in the modelling industry and currently contracted with the Heads Agency.
Ellen Mahlangu - the first black lady to win the SA's Next Top Model in 2008 and FHM's 2012 model winner.
Gail Nkoane - plays Lelo Sedibe in the M-Net soapie The Wild. This actress not only has the looks but also the voice; she was one of Top 14 finalists of 2010 Idols.
Khanya Mkangisa - former YOTV's presenter and host for Shield Teens No Sweat Dance Challenge. Famous for her role as Asanda on Zone 14.
Lerato Kganyago - former Miss Soweto and featured in the FHM magazine in 2010. Lerato has also been placed number 68 on a list of the 100 Sexiest Women in the World.
Luthando Shosha - a.k.a. Loot Love is the new hottie presenting SABC1's music show LIVE.
Phumeza Dlwati - Afro Pop singer familiar to millions who watched the last season of Desmond Dube's Dube. Also featured in many print ads. Phumeza had also released her debut album called Feeling Brand New with a hit song called Oweh Owah.
Tema Sebopedi - plays the character Lerato that gets fans glued to SABC 3's Isidingo.
Tumi Voster - has listeners on lockdown on popular radio station YFM from 6-9pm Monday to Friday.
Zenande Mfenyana - famous for portraying bad-girl Nolunto in Generations.

The Top 12 men nominated by the readers are: 
Lee and Keagan
AKA - real name Kiernan Forbes took home numerous Metro FM awards for his music. This year he's got his fans going crazy with his new hit 'Jealousy'.
C-ga Bopha - C-ga is township slang for his real name Sipho Masebe. C-ga has appeared on TV shows like Rhythm City and Tshisa.
Da L.E.S - real name Leslie Mampe. Wondering what L.E.S stands for? It's Leslie Equals Success. Muso taking SA by storm. Fresh to Def was his debut solo album.
Dylan 'Blayze' King - CEO of Blayze Entertainment and the first South African face of Creative Recreation sneakers. Jozi's finest rapper and producer joins a list of high profile, international celebrities who have endorsed the label including Kanye West and Russell Simmonds.
J'Something - real name Joao Fonseca, has combined forces with Mo-T and Dr Duda to form the group called MiCasa which took SA house music by storm.
Jonaid Carrera - is a model, personal trainer, nutritionist, actor and presenter. Jonaid hosted dance reality competition Superdance South Africa, featured in a Sho't Left commercial, and began co-hosting the M-Net Series original reality show Rivals in Romance in January 2011.
Keagan Petersen - Big Brother Africa StarGame 2012 winner. Cape Town-born, Keagan Petersen, works as an intern manager, and aspires to an IT degree.
Lee Stemmet - best known as 2012's Big Brother Africa's housemate. Lee is currently a graphic design student.
Melusi Yeni - has featured in many TV series. Currently he features as Phenyo on Generations.
Morgan Gould - Kaizer Chiefs' eye candy, who according to latest reports, will be on the sideline for up to six months after having surgery to repair his torn Achilles tendon.
Sandile Sibande - the Bidvest Wits midfielder who makes soccer appealing to the ladies.
Yackoob Nana - model and brand ambassador for Lee Cooper SA was also featured on Tropika Island's talented model search.

Readers can access an online gallery of these sexy men and women on Sowetan LIVE.

Readers will vote again for their Top 12 sexy celebrities who will feature on the 2013 downloadable calendar on; from that readers finally vote again for the ultimate sexiest female and male. The big reveal happens in early December 2012. 
By Avusa Media LIVE


  1. Go on Barbz and the Guyz we will be watching,but the line up is tight you all still looking good hey!!! Barbz lost the big brother weight and looking Super hot!

  2. Barbie I see ya Babe...You looked hot in Dbanj and Naeto's music video Nice Nice!!!!

  3. Only pitch black women, LOL u funny they know they will never be sexiest in SA, aagh