Born Phumulani Asnath Radebe on the 16th March 1987 at Maboloka near Brits in North-West and later moved to Soshanguve north of pretoria, raised by a single mother, Mme Esther Radebe. She later got popularly called Busi by her family and people in the music fraternity and ultimately adopted “Bucy Radebe” as her stage name
Bucy started singing at the age of 3 which was influenced by the fact that She was born in a musical family. She Joined Mafumbuka Primary School choral choir in 1997, at the age of 10. She then proceeded to Botse Botse high school where the love of music grew.