Uncle Vinny

Uncle Vinny continues to trend for his witty antics

15 April 2021 - 12:07

Uncle Vinny continues trending on social media for his entertaining antics, showing Mzansi exactly why he’s famous

Written by Ntsika Novoyi

South African entertainer, Uncle Vinny, has been trending all over social media, with clips of him dancing to amapiano goes viral leading people to believe he’s the next best live entertainer.

What’s the reason behind Uncle Vinny trending?

On the 14th of March, Vinny uploaded a hilarious clip of him hyping his birthday by hopping out of a Bentley and performing his unique dance moves in front of the luxury vehicles leading to the clip going viral.

The young entertainer has been seeing an impressive rise in the celebrity world after his stints at many clubs around Mzansi alongside amapiano producers, Major League DJs, where he cranks his signature dance moves in front of crazy audiences.

The kids’ dance moves even lead to the #unclevinnychallenge having the youth all imitating his crazy dance moves and posting them to their social media.

Vinny has also been securing the bag, managing to work with DSTV for their WHATS YOUR NEXT FLEX app, where Vinny featured on the advert.

All these antics even lead Vinny to grab an invitation to the birthday bash of EFF president, Julius Malema, where he got to dance with the politician, and just recently, Malema posted a video to his Twitter praising Vinny’s success.

It seems that Vinny has found his purpose, continuing to entertain the nation through his enjoyable yet interesting dance moves.

What is Vinny really famous for?

Although Vinny has been around for quite some time, nobody knew why he was popular or what profession he was doing.

Kabelo ‘Uncle Vinny’ Ndlovu started his rise by presenting his own show on Hillbrow Radio station as a teenager where he was able to interact with different personalities.

He’s gone on to become one of the hottest MCs in Mzansi, hosting the Cotton Fest music festival and becoming the youngest person to host the South Africa Hip Hop Awards.

Vinny is a multi-talented personality, having become an established MC, actor, presenter, and event curator at such a young age having worked with Riky Rick, Cassper Nyovest, Focalistic, and Major League DJs.

Although many debate if Vinny can or cannot dance, with his moves rumoured to mostly be made up on the spot, it’s clear the kid still brings the energy to any kind of vibe.

Over on social media, Vinny continues to trend with many praising the young kids’ talents and efforts.