Sithembile Nontokozo Mfuphi also known by her fans as “Saxy Sthe” was born in Durban (Inanda) on the 12th January a couple of years back.
The road to fame started when Saxy Sthe joined 3 Tons of Fun in 2007, to this day she is the Sexy dazzling ton in the group and also a song writer, she recently wrote 3 songs for 3 Tons of fun’s “Larger than Life” album. They are in great demand on the corporate circuit throughout South Africa and abroad.
Since Saxy Sthe joined 3 Tons she has performed at functions for top companies. She has also been privileged to perform with other top musicians such as Mariah Carey, Bebe Winans, Jonathan Butler, Patti Austin, Dave Korz, Hugh Masekela and Sbongile Khumalo. Saxy Sthe has also worked a lot with other South African musicians to mention a few: Loyiso Bala, Danny K, Gloria Bosman, Denim, Kwela Tebza, Oskido, DJ Sbu, Judith Sephuma, Tamara Dey, Tina, Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Dr Victor and many more.
Her first international engagement was in Paris 2005. Since then she has travelled to Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Nigeria, Togo, Zambia, Ghana, Namibia, Botswana, Swaziland and all over South Africa. Her face is visible on TV commercials, the Marmite and Ocean Basket and most recently the Spur Monday’s ad. She has also been one of the Preliminary judges for SA IDOLS from 2011 to 2014.