KB Motsilanyane Biography

KB Motsilanyane is a South African RnB singer, actor, and songwriter. The actress is best known for her work on the show Backstage etv where she played the role of KayBee. Aside from that, she is popular for her work as Lucilla Vilakazi in the show Rhythm City, which replaced Backstage.

Born Keabetswe Motsilanyane, the gorgeous TV girl has had a tough life, even when she had fame. She proved that fame does not necessarily connect to instant financial success although she has long since found a working formula.


Real name: Keabetswe Motsilanyane (also called KB Mamosadi)

Date of birth: 08 April 1979

Place of birth: Moruleng, North West, South Africa KB Motsilanyane

Age: 43 years old

Nationality: South African KB Motsilanyane

Relationship status: Single

Occupation: RnB singer, songwriter, and actor


KB Background

KB has been in the entertainment industry since 1999 so it is safe to say that she has enough experience to know what it takes to succeed. Over the course of her career, she has worked with the likes of Pam Andrews, Connie Chiume, Kelly Khumalo, and Wright Ngubeni among many others

KB Motsilanyane rose to fame in Mzansi when she starred in the show Backstage that was on etv. She remained with etv after Backstage was cancelled and Rhythm City began airing. The actor joined Rhythm City as part of the original cast, and left the soapie in 2015. She later joined 7de Laan in 2017, which airs on SABC 2 and is in Afrikaans. In 7de Laan, she plays the role of Lesedi.


KB Motsilanyane is a divorced woman who was once married to Terry Pinana. KB Motsilanyane and Terry, according to Daily Dispatch, separated in 2007. After that, she was engaged to businessperson Nico Matlala although that did not work out. KB Motsilanyane and Nico split, which happened in late 2016, was a rough one by her own account. There were allegations that Nico kicked her out.


She has appeared in the following TV shows:

7de Laan – Season 1 as Lesedi

Backstage – Season 1 as KayBee

Thola – Season 2 as Dibuseng Makwarela

Rhythm City – Season 1 as Lucilla Vilakazi

Mtunzini.com – Season 1 as Phaphama Molefe


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