Themba Sonnyboy Sekowe, better known as DJ Maphorisa, Madumane or Lord Phori is an award-winning DJ, record producer and vocalist who has been in the industry since 2008.
DJ Maphorisa is one of those artists who let their work speak for them and he rarely ever makes the effort to explain himself further, this also applies to his personal life where he lets very little information slip away.
Here is a look at all the details about DJ Maphorisa’s daughter, his baby mama and the woman he is dating currently as well as a little drama that he caught himself in.
Who is DJ Maphorisa’s daughter?
DJ Maphorisa’s daughter is a beautiful young girl called Lesedi. She is a 13-year-old bubbly girl who celebrates her birthday every 4th of February.
For Lesedi’s 12th birthday, DJ Maphorisa took to Instagram to celebrate her daughter and ask his fans to help wish her a happy birthday.
Although he shares photos of himself with his daughter occasionally, DJ Maphorisa is a typical protective dad who tries to keep his daughter away from the limelight as much as possible.
DJ Maphorisa’s baby mama
While it is a known fact that DJ Maphorisa has a daughter, the identity of the mother of his daughter is unknown and there is reason to believe that she is not a celebrity.
It’s also unclear if DJ Maphorisa was ever married to his baby mama and the circumstances surrounding their break up.
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DJ Maphorisa girlfriend
Rumours about who DJ Maphorisa is and is not dating is one of those topics that fans just don’t seem to have enough of.
The gifted record producer has managed to keep details about his love life quite under the wraps and although speculations always pop up about who he is dating, he rarely ever addresses the speculations.
For the longest time, there have been speculations that DJ Maphorisa is dating actress/model Thuli Phongolo. Although there have been supporting “evidences” from Twitter police linking the two together, Thuli P has always denied the dating allegations while Lord Phori has always refused to comment on the alleged relationship.
In 2020, DJ Maphorisa found himself in the middle of a fierce catfight between two young influencers. The catfight was ignited by Cyan Boujee who claimed DJ Maphorisa as her boyfriend and launched a missile of words against another young woman identified as Beverly Tlhako whom she accused of having an affair with DJ Maphorisa. While the war of words escalated quickly, Lord Phori as usual ignored the whole drama.
Read also: The Thuli Phongolo and DJ Maphorisa story.
DJ Maphorisa background and rise to fame
DJ Maphorisa was born in 1987 and raised in Pretoria. He grew up in a very musically inclined household as his mother was a member of the local church choir.
Despite his love for music, DJ Maphorisa began to take his career seriously when he joined the group Uhuru. In 2013, they released the chart-topping single titled Y-tjukutja.
Over the years, Lord Phori who is signed under his own production label- Blaqboy Music, has worked with some of the biggest artists in South Africa including DJ Zinhle, Kwesta, Kabza De Small, Black Coffee, and Busiswa, among others. He has also worked with international stars including Wizkid, RunTown and Drake.