DJ Maphorisa Signs Sony Music Deal

Celebrated disc jockey, DJ Maphorisa has announced that he is signing to global music distribution company, Sony Music Entertainment Africa. The exciting partnership is a multi-album, global deal through local urban imprint label, Sound African Recordings.


In confirming the deal, DJ Maphorisa who is currently in Los Angeles, United States, stated:

“I’m looking forward to working closely with a strong team on my upcoming releases. We have big plans and I’m excited to see them all come together.”

DJ Maphorisa whose real name is Themba Sekowe continue to fly the South African flag higher as a premium record producer and disk jockey.

The award-winning act has worked with and has received production credits from several local and international notable artists including Wizkid, Kwesta, Uhuru, Drake, Black Coffee, Runtown, C4 Pedro, and a world of others too numerous to mention.

He has also been instrumental to notable hit songs including the recently released Ngempela” with Sjava. Others are Particular,” Malume,“Soweto Baby,” “Good Love,”  “Midnight Starring,” “Ungesabi,” and more.

Sound African Recordings is a division of Sony Music Entertainment Africa representing some of the continent’s top talents including Kwesta,  Mobi Dixon, K.O, Black Motion, Thee Legacy and Brenda Mtambo and a host of other A-listers.

We can only wish DJ Maphorisa more successes moving forward with his already glowing career. You can also share your congratulatory messages in the comments section below.

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  1. I can’t wait to hear more music from DJ Maphorisa with the mix of so many artists. Sony has for sure been creating and utilizing new online business models to come up with fresh ideas. I bet his record will be a hit.

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