Born on 10 September 1987, Thandi Ntuli is a South African musician living in Soshanguve, Pretoria). She was raised in a rich musical background. She is a pop guitarist, pianist and lead vocalist.
She started taking classical piano lessons under the tutelage of Ada Levkowitz when she was four years old. However, her keen interest for jazz was only kindled later in life prompting her to enroll and complete a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Performance at the University of Cape Town.
Since the release of her debut jazz album 'The Offering' she is fast making an imprint in the local jazz scene. The album received critical acclaim as well as numerous awards and recognition since its release in 2014. In 2015 it was nominated in the Best Urban Jazz category at the MetroFM awards.
Her compositions are drawn from an array of influences which she attributes to the collaborative culture of jazz that has seen her working closely with many artists across genres. Some of her most notable collaborations include Thandiswa Mazwai, Neo Muyanga, Steve Dyer, QB Smith (UK/SA), Marcus Wyatt, The Brother Moves On, Sir LSG, Bheki Khoza, Siya Makuzeni and many more.