Idols SA 2018 Top 16 Contestant: Yanga Sobetwa’s Profile and Biography
So who is Yanga?
Full Name: Yanga Sobetwa
Hometown: Cape Town, Western Cape
The youngest contestant but by no means the least talented, Yanga came with a mission and a plan from day one. She put her album on hold to work on building her brand first and with a remarkable voice beyond her years, she’s well on her way to being just as big as star as she’s always planned to be.
Talk about a girl with a plan! Season 14’s youngest contestant stepped into the Cape Town Audition room with the single-minded purpose of leaving with a Golden Ticket. Not only did she succeed in scooping a yes from all four Judges, she had already arranged for long-distance studies with her school. Now that’s what we call dedication!
Favourite Musician: Khaya Mthethwa
My Favourite Song: “Listen” by Beyoncé
My Favourite Food: Stir-Fry Spaghetti with chicken strips
My Favourite Style Icon: Kim Kardashian
Favourite Colour: Purple
One thing that brings me luck: Jesus
One interesting fact that may surprise you: I used to play Rugby in school and I was the only girl amongst all the boys in the team.