DJ Maphorisa

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DJ Maphorisa
Birth name Themba Sekowe
Born Template:Birth year and age
Soshanguve, Pretoria, South Africa
Genres house, afropop,
Instruments vocals, sampler
Years active 2008–present
Labels New Money Gang
Associated acts

Themba Sekowe (born Template:Circa) popularly known by his stage name DJ Maphorisa, is a South African record producer and disk jockey who can sometimes feature vocals in songs.<ref>Sefiso Hlongwane (6 April 2016). "Mzansi celebrates DJ Maphorisa's collaboration with Drake". Retrieved 9 July 2016. </ref><ref>"DJ Maphorisa Set On Africa". Channel O. 8 April 2016. Retrieved 8 July 2016. </ref> As a record producer with a blend of house music and afropop, he has worked with and has received production credits from several local and international notable artists including Wizkid, Kwesta, Uhuru, Drake, Black Coffee, Major Lazer , Runtown, C4 Pedro, among others.<ref>Diep, Eric (12 April 2016). "MEET DJ MAPHORISA, THE SOUTH AFRICAN CO-PRODUCER OF DRAKE’S "ONE DANCE"". Genius. Retrieved 8 July 2016. </ref><ref>Dayile, Qhama (13 May 2016). "Dj Maphorisa’s chart topping production on Drake’s album and his new house and car". DRUM. Retrieved 8 July 2016. </ref> DJ Maphorisa is presently signed to his record label New Money Gang Records upon quitting Kalawa Jazmee Records.<ref>Moganedi, Kgomotso (13 September 2013). "DJ MAPHORISA TO GO AT IT ALONE!". Daily Sun. Retrieved 8 July 2016. </ref>

Production discography

Singles produced

List of singles as either producer or co-producer, with selected chart positions and certifications, showing year released and album name
Title Year Peak chart positions Certifications Album

"One Dance"
(Drake featuring Wizkid and Kyla)<ref>"One Dance - Drake - Credits - AllMusic". </ref><ref>"Meet DJ Maphorisa, the South African co-producer of Drake's "One Dance"". </ref>
2016 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 Views
"—" denotes a recording that did not chart or was not released in that territory.


  1. The Banger<ref>Tyler Batimoore (9 December 2014). "PREMIERE: Runtown – The Banger ft. Uhuru". tooXclusive. Retrieved 18 August 2015. </ref>
  2. "Omalicha Nwa"
  1. Ngud'
  2. "Mayibabo"
  3. "Afro Trap"
  1. Khona
  2. Kucheza
  3. Love Portion


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