Kabza De Small (born Kabelo Motha; 27 November 1992 in Mpumalanga) is a popular South African DJ and record producer.
The award-winning artist is known to many music lovers for popularizing the Amapiano music genre.
Kabza De Small is often addressed as “The King of Amapiano” and has been considered as the ‘best selling amapiano music artist.
He was the most streamed local artist in the country in 2019. DJ Maphorisa and Nasty C followed in the second and third spots.
|Other names||Kabza De Small|
|Age||28 years old|
|Place of birth||Mpumalanga|
|Record Label||New Money Gang, Piano Hub Records|
|Date of birth||27 November 1992|
|Profession||DJ, Record Producer|
His date of birth is on the 27th of November 1992 and the place of birth is in Mpumalanga, South Africa. Kabza De Small is 28 years old, he celebrates his birthday every year on November 27th.
He was raised in Pretoria and originally the Ampiano king hails from Alexandra.
In 2009, he kicked off his career as a Deejay, that time he focused on the Afro-fused house and EDM genre
In 2016, Kabza De Small started producing music with his first album ‘Ave Sounds’. It was released under House Afrika Records, his previous record label.
In 2018, he walked into the limelight after dropping hits singles that made waves in the South African music scene.
The hit songs, ‘Amabele Shaya’ and ‘umShove’, featured guest vocal Leehleza.
He then collaborated once again with Leehleza on the song “Bamba La”. The song was released on the 3rd of January 2019.
The song was then supported with the lead single ‘Koko. It was a certified diamond in SA and recorded over 100,000 units sold.
In 2019, Kabza dropped two (2) studio Albums including ‘Piano Hub’ and ‘Pretty Girls love’.
In the same year, in 2019, he had a successful collaboration with DJ Maphorisa on the album “The Return of Scorpion Kings”.
In June 2020, he dropped another solo album “I Am The King Of Amapiano: Sweet & Dust”.
It featured heavyweights in the music industry including Wizkid, Burna Boy, DJ Maphorisa, Sha Sha, and Bontle Smith.
The album also featured Focalistic, Cassper Nyovest, and Daliwonga.
Kabza is currently dating a 24-year-old former journalist. Sunday World revealed that he was expecting his first daughter with her.
The young woman confirmed that she was pregnant with Kabza’s child.
“Well, you know that traditionally we are unable to talk about pregnancy issues, which is why I don’t want to comment further.
“But obviously I am excited to be carrying my first daughter,” said the Kabza De Small’s girlfriend.
The King of Amapiano, Kabza De Small, has taken home several awards including:
Favorite DJ on the Mzansi Viewers; Choice Awards (2020)
Favorite Rising Star on the Dstv Mzansi Viewers’ Choice Awards (2020).