Maletsatsi Sejake is a qualified Somatologist, but has created a name for herself as a turntable DJ and a radio personality at Lesedi FM, known as Digga.
Her DJ’ing career began close to a decade ago, as what would seem like a random encounter with the Hip Hop genre of music, in a recording studio in downtown Johannesburg. It has been a long and epic road to Digga’s current status, as a premiere female Hip Hop DJ, with an unequivocal street cred.
Today Digga not only enjoys a ranking as one of Africa’s prominent Hip Hop DJ, having toured within and outside of South Africa, from Mozambique to Malawi, she has also been able to secure a position on one of South Africa’s leading vernacular radio stations, Lesedi She stumbled upon a radio career path as she tried her luck, due to her love and passion for Sesotho language.
Through this platform, she is able to solidify her passion for the language as well as her skills in DJ’ing. She currently hosts her own off-peak radio show on Lesedi FM since 2011.
Tsatsi is one of the few DJs within the South African context that is multilingual and can express her views and engage viewers on pertinent social issues in a manner that they understand. This is a significant added advantage for broadcasters that wish to reach a wider market, comprising of various SEM levels.
Tsatsi also has extensive experience in content and production for a radio show to present to the listeners in a language they understand, which is Sesotho.