Kelvin Momo profile

Kelvin Momo is a leading light of private school amapiano.


Kelvin Momo (born in 1994) is a South African performer, Disk Jockey, producer, and songwriter. He has dropped and featured in many amapiano hits. He is well known for the private school amapiano, a fusion of jazz, deep house, and lounge.

The DJ has released many singles and albums, which houses many tracks, that is now an anthem. He is a force to be reckoned with in the music space.

Kelvin Momo
Kelvin Momo biography
Kelvin Momo is a celebrated Disk Jockey.
Quick Facts
Full Name:Thato Kelvin Ledwaba
Other Names:Kelvin Momo
Born:1994 (age 28 years old)
Place of Birth:Diepkloof, Soweto
Nationality:South African
Partner:Precious DJ (ex.)
Babalwa M
Occupation:Performer, Disk Jockey, producer, and songwriter
Albums:Amukelani (2022), Momo’s Private School (2020), Ivy League (2021), Bayeke (2020)
Net Worth:R3.4 millions – R5 millions

Early Life

Kelvin Momo was born Thato Kelvin Ledwaba in 1994 in Diepkloof, Soweto, Johannesburg, Gauteng.


Kelvin Momo performance
Kelvin Momo performing live.

The DJ featured C.A Souls in his 2019 single Abantu Bethu. He also dropped Yelele feat. Luu Nineleven and DJ Stoks. He was featured on the ninth edition of the influential label House Afrika’s Mzansi House compilation. 

In 2020, he dropped his first album, Momo’s Private School, under amapiano pioneer Kabza De Small’s label Piano Hub. 

Kelvin has collaborated with a vocalist and producer, Babalwa M. They worked on the EP Bayeke in 2020. The duo also collaborated on an amapiano hit, Linga, in 2022. 

Personal Life

In October 2019, Kelvin Momo confirmed that he was dating a fellow Disk Jockey, Precious DJ. They worked together on many projects like Buya.

However, in early 2020, the couple’s relationship vibes began to fade, and they did not work on any project.

Kelvin Momo started to date a new partner Babalwa M. They have worked on several hit songs and recently dropped Linga in 2022.

Social Profiles

Kelvin Momo’s accounts on social media have gotten the verification button. He uses these media platforms to showcase his achievements and performances and build an engaging community with fans. He also shows off his material possessions and his dressing sense.



  • Amukelani (2022)
  • Momo’s Private School (2020)
  • Ivy League (2021)
  • Bayeke (2020)


  • Sukakude
  • Funa
  • Inyembezi
  • Izono
  • Fool Me
  • Imfula
  • Amukelani
  • Imikhuleko
  • Umoya
  • Feza
  • N’wana Wa Mutsonga
  • Art Of Love
  • Emaphupeni
  • Song Cry
  • Sunday
  • Blue Moon 2.0
  • East & South
  • Summer Rain
  • Madlamini
  • Ixesha
  • Soweto Groove
  • Tsonga Boy
  • Ngowam
  • More Momo
  • Yelele
  • Amaphupho
  • O’Ketsang
  • Kuwe
  • Ivy League
  • Moonlight
  • Better Days
  • Groove

Net Worth

Kelvin Momo has made a name for himself on the music scene. He earns from music sales, live performances, collaborations, and stream ad revenue. He has a net worth of R3.4 million – R5 million as of 2022.