South Africa’s top amapiano artists have been living it up in different parts of the world, playing amazing amapiano sets. DJ Maphorisa travelled to the luxurious city of Dubai to perform at the 2020 Dubai Expo and boasted about the “serious money” he made from his performance.
SOUTH AFRICA’S PARTICIPATION IN THE 2020 DUBAI EXPO
DJ Maphorisa travelled to Dubai with other local stars, Dali Wonga, Blaq Diamond, Thando Thabethe and Lunga Tshabalala for the 2020 Dubai Expo that was postponed last year due to COVID-19. The Dubai Expo is regarded as the oldest and largest international event in the world.
The event kicked off on 1 October 2021 and will end on 31 March 2022.
As per The Citizen, the Government Communication and Information System (GCIS) said: “SA will promote trade and investment, promoting world-class innovative technologies, creative arts, tourism, sports and its unique cultural diversity.”
DJ MAPHORISA SCORES ‘SERIOUS MONEY’ IN DUBAI
Taking to Facebook, the 33-year-old DJ shared that it was his first time performing as his alter ego Madumane. In the post, he claimed that he was getting ‘serious money’ from his Dubai gig although he didn’t reveal how much he was being paid.
Daliwonga shared snaps of him and Maphorisa walking the red carpet.
MAPHORISA AND THULI PHONGOLO
The internet has been gushing over DJ Maphorisa and Thuli Phongolo’s relationship. Although Thuli denied being in a relationship, Orlando Pirates player Thembinkosi Lorch may have confirmed the relationship on an Instagram live with DJ Maphorisa.
A clip of the two DJs getting cozy during DJ Maphorisa’s set at an event. Thuli Phongolo’s dance moves were enough to convince South Africa that the two are together!