- 1. Black Coffee
Coffee, whose birth name is Nkosinathi Innocent Maphumulo, emerged as the richest DJ in South Africa presently. He is a South African by birth in the year 1976, a professional DJ who blend entrepreneur with singing and record producing. Many have regarded him as the most popular DJ not just in SA but in the whole of Africa. He has been honored with various awards including SAMA Best Male Artist in 2010, SAMA Best Urban Dance Album in 2005 and Best Produced Album of the Metro FM Awards in 2010 and many others. Believe me, he is an active member of the country’s Entertainment industry.
- 2. DJ Tira
Tira emerges as the second richest DJ in South Africa. Going by the birth name Mthokozi Khathi was born in KwaZulu-Natal in the year 1976 same as Black Coffee. Even though he holds a degree in Human resource, he still has much interest in the entertainment world. Currently, he is the owner of an event company named Afrotainment and he has managed to produced lots of mixtapes and albums.
- 3. DJ Shimza
Born in 1984, Shimza is an important figure in SA’s Entertainment industry. His hometown is the South African region of Swaziland. His fame rise to the climax after his first album titled Shimizu that was launched in 2015. His performance has actually spanned across SA and even outside of the country. On many occasions, he has given an excellent performance and this gave him an edge over others. On the social media, he has the highest fan base. As a form of unity, Shimza has staged together with other DJs including Black Coffee and others.
- 4. DJ Euphonik
Born in 1983 in Mpumalanga, SA, he was named Themba Mbongeni Nkosi. His skills of blending radio presenting, music producing and DJ actually gave him the fame he is enjoying today. This was manifested in his 2013 release titled ‘Cool and Deadly’ featuring Nyamda and DJ Fresh. The 5FM ranked the song as number one of the Top 40 songs. Because of his vast artistic skills, he has been honoured with various awards including Best Compilation Award of the Metro FM Music Awards.
- 5. DJ Oskido
The 50-year old disc jockey was born in the North West of South Africa and named Oscar Bonginkosi Mdlongwa. South African like him not for anything but because of his genres which include house music, Afrotop, and Kwaito. He did not depend mostly on the record producing and DJ, he also ventures into a business which of course fetched him more fortune. His fame in the SA’s Music Industry may be attributed to being a founding member of the Kalawa Jazmee Records with lots of great achievement.