Kaya 959 has announced Bonolo “Bee Sting” Molosiwa as the latest personality to join the station’s new weekend line-up. She will present “The Hive”, Fridays and Saturdays from 18:00 – 21:00.
Molosiwa is no stranger to the microphone. Best known as a successful recording artist, she has until now also held down a successful radio show in the North West.
How does she feel about the move to Gauteng’s Kaya 959?
“This is an opportunity of a lifetime!” says Molosiwa. “I’ve been a fan of Kaya 959 for a long time. Their weekend sound is iconic and I’m feeling so blessed to be a part of it”.
Kaya 959 has recently added several fresh voices to their new weekend line-up, including MaBlerh, Kgomotso Meso, Andy Maqondwana and DJ Keyez, as well as radio stalwart Sammy T.
“Kaya 959 is the destination for listeners looking to enjoy the best weekend music mix,” says Commercial Programming Manager, Maekanya Morotoba. “Adding Bonolo to our line-up is part of the ongoing focus to keep Kaya 959 the market leader.”
Over recent months Kaya 959 has also introduced a new morning show with Thomas & Skhumba, more focus on talk programming at night with the addition of Point of View with Phemelo Motene and an extra hour with Gugulethu Mfuphi on her award-winning show Kaya Biz.
More about Bonolo:
Bonolo “Bee Sting” Molosiwa is a South African singer who was the 11th-placed contestant on the reality show Mnet Idols III, in 2005.
She was born and raised in the capital of the North West Province, Mahikeng. As an Afro-Jazz singer she has shared the stage with Letta Mbulu, Caiphus Semenya, Thandiswa Mazwai, Amanda Black, as well as the late Busi Mhlongo, Thandi Klaasen, Sipho Gumede, Sibongile Khumalo, to name but a few.
Bonolo Molosiwa aka “Bee Sting” co-wrote and recorded the song Tselatshweu on KB Motsilanyane’s album El Musica, collaborated with HHP, Speedy and Ishmael on the album Mafikeng and worked with various house DJ’s including DJ Clock.
In 2015 she released her debut album Platinum Product, recorded with a six-piece live band.
Her bubbly personality is infectious, and she radiates positive energy effortlessly to all those close to her.