MOGODITSHANE, BOTSWANA; Many will remember her eminent rise in the local showbiz panorama as one Vee Mampeezy’s dancers from back in the days. However, things changed for the better for the young and gifted lass when her mentor, Vee dug deep into his pockets after seeing something unique about this talented and all-round performer and paid DJ Chabo to teach Girly how to spin records.
Just a like a duck takes to the water, Botshelo Mosweu, aged 27 alias Girly took the deejaying classes well, and ultimately turned a new leaf. Towards the end of 2018, Girly teamed up with veteran producer, Daddy SKI to produce her debut studio album. Her popular songs; DiBodi and Bare Bairang continue to enjoy massive airplay in local radio stations. She is this week’s crush…
What do you like doing in your spare time?
Bonding with my daughter, Brooklyn or surfing the net for all the juice, scoops and latest trends.
Who is your celebrity crush?
Material Dondada, the biggest Skhotane in South Africa. He notices me and he likes all my pictures on Instagram.
Are you single?
I’m very single. Ha-ha! Even you can see my fingers, there’s nothing. Someone better put a ring on it. And fast!
How would someone get your special attention?
Well, getting me a pair of carvela and Adidas outfits, and expensive sunglasses. You will certainly have my full attention.
What has been your best/worst date?
My best date was one time at South Africa’s Mall of Africa. I dined at some expensive restaurant. I remember there was this guy whose fork fell and he picked it up from the floor, used it again instead of asking for a clean one. Ha-ha!
Would you date a fan?
No, never! Ha-ha!
What would you change your name to?
I would change my name to August, because that’s my birth month!
What’s your biggest pet peeve?
Someone who can’t chew calmly irritates TF out of me, or girls who usually like picking a fight with me simply because I look better than them, they irritate me to the core!
What’s your worst annoying habit?
Buying expensive clothes and wearing them only once because I took pictures wearing them and also shared them on social media.
Do you ever get used to being a celebrity?
Sometimes I wish people didn’t know me at all so I can do me without being judged. Take for instance, going to a government clinic.
Who is your source of inspiration?
My mama is my only inspiration, she works hard for all of us to live comfortably. I love her to bits!
Do you speak any languages?
I speak Kalanga, English, Setswana and a bit of Zulu.
Where would you like to visit?
Dubai and Mauritius. See you soon, Girly is coming!
If you were not famous, what would you be up to?
Get married to a very rich guy and just stay home; go shopping all day long. Typical housewife fashion!
Who is the messiest person you know?
I am the messiest person and I usually get in trouble with my mum all the time.
What’s the most interesting thing you have read or seen this week?
The appalling and shocking rape statistics for the year 2018 festive season. This has sparked all controversies and I like it that women are coming out to voice their concerns and call for government to take action. We are making a better Botswana with all these exposes that are trending on Twitter and Facebook.
What would you like to be remembered about you?
My kind heart and how I love helping others in need.
What message would you like to give to your fans?
Keep on believing in you Girly, and you’d definitely go far.