5 things you didn’t know about Paxton

Paxton Fielies. (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)
Paxton Fielies. (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)

Johannesburg - She’s been walking on air after recently dropping her debut album, This is Me – and Paxton Fielies can’t be happier.

“It’s such a rewarding feeling as this was what I was working towards,” the Idols SA season 13 winner says.

 “I’m beyond blessed to have been given this opportunity.”

The 17-year-old does a fun countdown with DRUM – she’s clearly a massive Rihanna fan! 

5. People you’d invite to a dinner party . . . 
Rihanna, Drake, Shane Eagle, Craig Lucas and Lauryn Hill.

4. Things on your bucket list . . . 
To do things I never thought I’d have the courage to do – like shark cage diving, bungee jumping and parasailing. To travel the world and see places like Italy and Japan. To sell out big arenas like Madison Square Garden in New York or Coachella. Meet RiRi and do a collaboration!

3. People you love to follow on Instagram . . . 
Influencer Nadia Jaftha, comedian Lasizwe and RiRi.

2. Lessons you’ve learnt since winning Idols . . . 
Consistency and authenticity are key. I’ve also learnt to take every chance and drop every fear. 

1. Pet peeve . . . 
People who tell you something without knowing the proper facts – that really irritates me.

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