Who is richer DJ Fresh vs DJ Maphorisa? Cars and Net Worth
The South African entertainment industry has been blessed with unmatched talents that drive local music into the international limelight. Of late, entertainers have managed to grace international stages and have often rubbed shoulders with the world best.
We can all agree that DJ Maphorisa and DJ Fresh have not been spared from this rod of luck. In the wake of their newfound fame, many questions have been asked about who is richer between legendary DJ Fresh, the god of Radio and apprentice DJ Maphorisa, the King of Amapiano. However, this article focuses on the two’s net worth and valuable assets such as cars to distinguish who is more affluent.
He has been making all sorts of headlines in recent years, and no doubt, he is the true definition of success. However, DJ Maphorisa doubles as producer and DJ.
No lie, Maphorisa is an African big-shot and one of the most sought after DJs. He has managed to work the industry heavyweights in recent years as Black Coffee, WizKid, and C4 Pedro. No doubt his One Dance production with Drake thrust him into the international limelight.
Numbers and accolades don’t lie. Maphorisa is one of the platinum-selling DJs. He has always had a musical background since his mother was involved in the ministry. Themba Sekowe, known as DJ Maphorisa, was born on November 15, 1987, in Soshanguve, Tshwane, South Africa. The celebrated DJ has several hits to his name. He’s thrust into the limelight came whilst he was still part of Uhuru. He featured in Mafikizolo’s 2013 smash hit, Khona, and the DJ was a co-producer on the track.
The group is also known for several other chart-topping songs, including Y-Tjukutja and The Sound with Nigerian superstar Davido. The group also worked with Oskido, Kwesta, Professor, and DJ Buckz. It was his 2016 One Dance ft, and Wizkid and Kayla put him on the international map.
With his illustrious career spanning years, we can all agree that he has managed to amass wealth over time. DJ Phori isn’t camera shy when it comes to showing off his assets. DJ Maphorisa has an estimated net worth of R3.5 million. He has acquired much of his wealth through gigs and producing smash hits for International artists.
In recent years he has managed to wow Mzansi with his lavish double-storey mansion in Midrand, Johannesburg. As if that’s enough, he has set social media ablaze with his fleet of exotic cars. From his fleet, his VW POLO is his fav. He owns a Mercedes Benz AMG C63 worth over R1 million. He has also shared photos of himself drifting in his blue BMW M4 whip worth R1.5m. Apart from this, he owns Mercedes Benz vans.
DJ Fresh Cars and Net Worth
DJ Fresh is a South African by descent. The celebrated DJ was born in Botswana on October 15 1972. The 48-years-old has been making all sorts of headlines of late, from daring rape allegations to being regarded as the king of radio presenters. Thato Sikwane doubles as Radio DJ, Music producer, entrepreneur and radio and television producer.
At the age of 13-years, Fresh was already making all sorts of noise with his unmatched talent. A few years he dumped his Law Studies before graduating to pursue a Deejaying career. In the wake of that, he was enrolled in full-time media studies, specialising in advertising and journalism.
Whilst doing his third year at Boston Media House, he bagged a gig on 5FM. After 10-years, he called it quits after his big-money move to Metro FM in 2017. He took over 947’s Drive Time show in August 2019. Albums DJ Fresh has over 32 albums and mixes over the years, and these have earned him a top position in the industry across South Africa.
Here are some of Dj Fresh South Africa songs and albums. However, he lost several gigs in recent months after being implicated in rape allegations, which saw him losing most of his gis. Given that he is the godfather of Radio and DJ’s, he is worth a fortune. DJ Fresh is the highest-paid radio presenter in South Africa, with a reported hourly pay of R3,600 at Metro FM. The seasoned DJ has a staggering net worth of R6 million. He is a jack of all trades and master of all.
Apart from music, he has several businesses under his watch that include MC and event management. He always keeps his private life under wraps, but he has a fleet that consists of a Jeep Wrangler, Benz AMG C63 coupe valued at R1.4 million. He also owns a Saab Station Wagon 5 series BMW, Chevrolet Tahoe, Audi RS Avant, Grand Cherokee SRT V8.
However, Fresh also has expensive motorcycles to complement his exotic wheels, including Harley Davidson, Yamaha R1 and Saxon Warlord.
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