Super Cute Vanessa Mdee Is The Definition Of Black Girl Magic

Vanessa Hau Mdee, is a Tanzanian singer, television personality and radio host that is inspiring youth across the African continent with her beauty, brains and achievements.

Tanzanian singer and model, Vanessa Hau Mdee, popularly referred to as Vee Money, is known for many things.


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Vanessa was born in Arusha, Tanzania. She moved with her family when she was growing up whilst living in Nairobi, Paris and New York, which gave her a good perspective on a variety of different cultures throughout the world.

Mdee attended the Arusha Modern High School in her home city. After graduating from high school she went on to enroll in college. She attended the Catholic University of Eastern Africa where she had intentions of pursuing a degree in Law. 

When she was at the university, she was exposed to a variety of forms of creative and performing arts. This was intriguing to her. The experience would have a profound effect on the trajectory of her career and ultimately, her life.

Far from being an attorney at law, Vanessa auditioned for the MTV VJ Search in 2007, in dar es Salaam. It was after this that she was invited to host the Coca-Cola Chart Express. 
Within a year she became well known in Tanzania and throughout the entire continent as a popular show host within Kenya, South Africa, Nigeria, Angola, Uganda, Mozambique, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. Her fame also spread to Brazil and the United States.

Not only is she a recording artist, songwriter, youth activist, TV and radio host but has managed to earn the title of a black girl magic. 

She is literally the queen of ever changing beauty looks and hairstyles.

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