We have always been told since at a very young age that education is the key to success and you won’t be able to achieve anything without education. That is why many people work hard and make sure they get the best education so that they can become successful in future.
However in this time we are living in a lot of things had changed and education is not the only way to success as they are now a lot of ways to be successful. Many of our South African celebrities have made it and are very successful and the don’t even have a matric certificate. Some of those celebrities are:
1. Cassper Nyovest
Cassper Nyovest is one of our top South African rappers who are on the top of the music industry. He dropped out of high school when he was only 16 years-old, he never tried to go back to school and persued his dream of becoming a musician and now he us of the best we have in Mzansi.
2 DJ Maphorisa
DJ Maphorisa dropped out of high school when he was doing grade 11 to persue a career as a DJ and surprisingly hebwas very good at it and now he is one of the most famous DJs. He is also a record producer.
3. Somizi Mhlongo
Somizi is one of the most successful celebrities we have I’m South African, she is a man of many talents and he achieved a lot in his career. The best part is that he did not obtain everything he has through education as he didn’t even made it to grade 12.
Somizi dropped out of high school so he could persue an acting career back in the 90’s and he made his first debut in the entertainment industry on Sarafina. Since then Somizi have been doing the most he is very successful.