Lwei netshivaleAilwei Lordwick Netshivhale, professionally known as L’wei, is a guitarist, music composer, jingle writer and singer. Born in September 1983, the recording artist and Central Johannesburg TVET College music lecturer grew up in a musical background and was well inspired by his father.

In 2006 he registered a music course with OCHRIM School of Music where he completed the N1 and N2 National Certificates. In 2008 L’wei enrolled for Jazz and Popular Music with the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) and completed a B-Tech in 2011. He has released two albums, Mudzimu Washu and Lwenzhe lwa shango.

In recent times, L’wei represented South Africa in Egypt during the Oscar of African Creativity which took place in September 2019. L’wei received accolades amongst the assembled performers from 53 African countries.