Born Themba Sekowe in 1988, DJ Maphorisa, is a renowned South African DJ and record producer who can sometimes feature vocals in songs. His music productions are a blend of house music and Afro-pop. He has worked with notable local and international artists namely Wizkid, Kwesta, Drake, Black Coffee, Runtown among others. He is a member of Uhuru, a South African music group; and he is presently signed to his record label New Money Gang Records upon quitting Kalawa Jazmee Records. In August 2016, he was invited to perform at Passport Experience Festival at Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta in the U.S. where he shared the stage with Akon, Shaggy and Rich Homie Quan.