DJ Hlo Biography: Age, Son, Education, Net Worth, Instagram, Baby Daddy


DJ Hlo (born circa 1997), whose real name is Hlosiwe Mthalane, is a South African female Disk Jockey. The fast-rising Deejay is best-known for her unique amapiano beats.

South African women are taking a bold step into the industry being dominated by men. With some years of experience in the music industry, DJ Hlo is making a name for herself.

Early Life

DJ Hlo
DJ Hlo Biography
Hlosiwe Mthalane is a 24-year-old Durban born amapiano Disk Jockey.
Background Information
Full Name: Hlosiwe Mthalane
Other Name: DJ Hlo
Born: circa 1997 (age 24)
Place of Birth: Durban
Nationality: South African
Ethnicity: Black
Parents: N/A
Siblings: N/A
Boyfriend • Baby Daddy: N/A
Children: 1
Occupation: Disk Jockey
Years Active: 2017-date
Net Worth: $200,000
Profiles: FacebookTwitterInstagram

Although many address her by her stage name DJ Hlo, the Disk Jockey was born circa 1997 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. Even as a child, she had always wanted to do music.

When she was seven years old, she had already developed an interest in the music industry. Her love for doing music continued to grow and wax strong.


After completing her primary and secondary education, she furthered her pursuit. She enrolled for a Bachelor of Social Science degree at the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She majored in Industrial Psychology and Management.


Her journey in music is a product of inspiration from many other big names in the entertainment industry. She mentions popular Disk Jockey, Ntombezinhle Jiyane aka, DJ Zinhle and Brand Fassie. 

She hopes to drop her debut album in 2022 and hopes that it comes with “something positive to people”.


In 2017, she has been doing collaborations with celebrated artists in Gqom and Amapiano. Together, they had been working on in-store demos and did some showcases at Music fairs.

She continued with radio running hits mixes every month. She was present at several summer festivals where she performed.

By 2018, DJ Hlo was already producing dance music and has been holding live performances. Although, she kept on doing demos and showcases. She appeared in many dance festivals and clubs to hold performances.

She was already teaching DJ lessons at Durban the community of Sea View by 2019. At that time, she was already producing and DJ’ing live regularly at funky musical events.

She dropped the song Ebusuku by 2020 featuring Kaygee DaKing x Bizizi. Her song Isibani climbed to the top 10 most played songs on Radio Monitor South Africa by 2021.

She is also an upcoming media personality and landed a gig on Soweto TV. She was the host of Kasi Vibes in Johannesburg for the Rush Hour TV show. The show is broadcast on weekdays (Monday-Friday) in the afternoon.

Personal Life

dj hlo son
DJ Hlo is a proud mother.

The beautiful and celebrated personality is 24 years old. Her parents gave birth to her in 1997. Although she rather keeps the information about her family to herself.

She has also chosen to say nothing about her love life and her boyfriend. However, she shared a picture that sparked several reactions. On September 14, 2021, she shared a picture of herself and her son Kwando.

She has the body and stature many would enter a competition for. Her looks have contributed to what gives the actress edge over others in the entertainment industry.


  • Isibani
  • Festive
  • Ebusuku (feat. Rethabile Khumalo)
  • Shay’ingoma
  • Noma Yini

Social Media

She has made the best use of the social media platforms and the reach they have provided her.

The renowned Disk Jockey takes to Instagram her upcoming events and career highlights. She shares with followers banners of her shows. She boasts of over 81k followers on Instagram.

Net Worth

Social media has also given us a glimpse of her lifestyle. According to The Nation, DJ Hlo has a net worth of $200,000. Her main source of wealth is her Deejaying career and performances. 


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