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Black Coffee Net Worth in. June 2022


In this article we are going to give you a complete information about Black Coffee’s net worth. Black Coffee is a record producer and one of South Africa’s most influential Disc Jockey (DJ) and media personality inspiring the everyday youth who look up to him.

He’s world renowned producer and DJ who gained international appeal and recognition years back. He has over the years contributed massively to the entertainment industry in South Africa by investing heavily in artists, technology, startups and many others


Who is Black Coffee?

Born Nkosinathi Maphumulo, Black Coffee is a 44-year-old South African Disk Jockey, singer and recorder producer. He studied Jazz at Technikon Natal now Durban University of Technology.

He gained prominence after partaking in the 2004 Red Bull Music Academy held in Cape Town.


His Career

His professional career started in 2014. Since then, he’s released several albums to his credit under his own music record label known as Music. Below is a list of the albums he’s released.

  • Home brewed
  • Africa rising
  • Coffeehouse bossa nova
  • Coffee shop bossanova lounge
  • The djoon experience
  • Street café bossa nova
  • Pieces of me
  • And many more
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He’s performed on both local and international stages and has gained massive following as a result of that. 2015 in particular saw Black Coffee tour internationally, playing in gigs all over the world.

The countries that he played at include Canada, Spain, Japan, France, Germany, Italy and many many more. He also won the Breakthrough DJ Of The Year in Ibiza.

In early 2016, DJ Black Coffee announced that he would be performing at the Coachella Music Festival in April, amongst the worlds best musicians.


DJ Black Coffee Net Worth.

His net worth is estimated to be at $60 million according to Forbes. His business, music business/career, investments and other undisclosed sources have contributed to his net worth.


Black Coffee Awards Won

  • 2005 SAMA Best Urban Dance Album
  • 2010 South African Music Awards
  • 12th South African Music Awards (2006)
  • 2010 SAMA Best Male Artist
  • 2010 Health Magazine Best Man
  • 2010 Metro FM Award for Best Produced Album
  • 2010 Metro FM Award for Best Dance Album
  • 2011 Channel O Award for Most Talented Male Artist
  • 2012 Sunday Times Generation Next Award for Coolest DJ
  • 2013 SAMA Best Dance Album
  • 2013 Sunday Times Generation Next Award for Coolest DJ 2013
  • 2014 Sunday Times Generation Next Award for Coolest DJ
  • 2015 DJ Awards for Breakthrough DJ of the Year
  • 2016 SAMA Best Dance Album,
  • Album of the Year Best Engineered Album International Recognition
  • BET Award for Best International Act: Africa
  • DJ Awards Best Deep House DJ
  • 2017 DJ Awards Best Deep House DJ
  • 2018 Dance Music Awards South Africa Best International Producer,
  • Best International DJ
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Black Coffee’s Businesses and Investments

Soulistic Music

He is the founder and CEO of Soulistic Music a record label in Johannesburg, South Africa. Under this label are several artists being managed.

This media agency is a home to artists such as Black Coffee, Culoe De Song, Sai & Ribatone, Tumelo, Shimza, Soulstar, Africa Rising, Shana and   DJ Kabila.

Black Coffee will definitely bank a lot of money from the proceeds of this music business.



It is a music streaming app with social media elements embedded in it. Black Coffee announced the release of this app to help the African Music scene.

Created by African artist Black Coffee, GongBox allows musicians to stay independent, owning 100% of their creations.


Gallo Music

Earlier this year, Black Coffee acquired a stake in Gallo Music, the largest record label in South Africa. Having a stake is a label of this kind is definitely going to earn him a lot of profits.


Flight Mode Digital

It is an investment venture founded by Black Coffee in 2017 to invest in early stage businesses, create and produce video content and develop software. The same company were in charge of the Gongbox streaming app

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It is a cleaning services startup in South Africa which has a similar business model like Uber. DJ Black Coffee after studying the business model of this company, decided to invest heavily in it.


Black coffee list of businesses

  1. Flight mode digital
  2. Gallo music
  3. Gongbox
  4. Soulistic music
  5. SweepSouth
  6. and many more


Black Coffee Assets

All the business he owns and has invested and properties collectively forms his assets. He owns several cars, a private jet and other undisclosed physical properties.


Black Coffee Lifestyle

Outside of music, he finds interest in fashion, art, tech and property. He is reserved, hardworking, intellect and passionate about what he does. He drives the most expensive cars and also owns a private jet.

DJ Black Coffee cars include:

A Maserati
A Mercedes G Wagon
A Bentley

Aside focus on his personal life he award scholarships and contributes to nation building through his black coffee foundation by raising funds through CD sales, donations from the private sector and foreign investors.


Black Coffee Family

Is Black Coffee married after acquiring all these assets to his credit? Yes, he is. He’s happily married to Enhle Mbali Mlotshwa, a South African actress, fashion designer, TV presenter and host. They’ve been married since 2011.

DJ Black Coffee and wife

Black Coffee has four children out of which two were born out of wedlock.

He is truly blessed.


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