Khuli Chana's Net Worth, Music Career, Businesses, And Endorsements

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Khuli Chana
Khulane Morule who is better known by his stage name- Khuli Chana is one of the most hardworking and equally successful hip hop artists in South Africa who have remained relevant over the years.

The Motswako rapper has made a fortune from spitting verses in addition to the money he makes from his businesses and endorsement deals.

Here is a look at Khuli Chana’s net worth, his musical journey, his businesses, as well as the big brands he has worked with over the years.

What is Khuli Chana’s net worth?

According to several online sources, Khuli Chana’s net worth is estimated at about $2 million and he is considered one of the richest rappers in South Africa despite keeping details about his personal life and wealth low-key. 

Khuli Chana music career

Khuli Chana, source: Facebook

Born in 1982 in Mmabatho, North West Province, Khuli Chana realized his gift in rapping at a very young age and nurtured it.

He was part of a rap group called Morafe. The group gained national recognition in 2005 after releasing their album Maru A Pula (The Anticipation.)

The group took a break and Khuli Chana launched his solo music career. In 2009, he released his album The Motswakoriginator which was a great success and ushered him into the world of international fame.

The Motswakoriginator had singles such as Freshne and Pritori. He earned several awards for his debut album including the Best Vernacular Hip Hop Album award at the South African Traditional Music Awards and Best Newcomer at the Channel O Music Video Award.

In 2012, Khuli Chana released his second album Lost In Time in 2012 which also received great success. He went on to release two more albums- One Source and Planet of The Have Nots.

Khuli Chana’s net worth has increased over the years mainly from the money he makes from his music from the sales of his albums, live performances, and royalties.

Khuli Chana’s businesses

Khuli Chana studios, source: Facebook

Khuli Chana’s net worth has also benefited from his sharp entrepreneurial mind. In July 2022, the multi-award-winning rapper announced the official launch of his business called Khuli Chana Studios.

The studios which are located in Midrands provide television production facilities, sound, live streaming & music production facilities for creatives.

In addition to his new venture, Khuli Chana also owns a record label called My Throne Records which besides producing his music also helps young rappers to grow their talent.

Khuli Chana endorsements

Besides making money from his music, Khuli Chana’s net worth has also grown from his endorsement deals with big brands.

Over the years of building a reputable brand, Khuli Chana has gained the favour of some of the biggest brands in South Africa and has landed a number of lucrative deals with brands including Absolut Vodka, KFC and Aston Martin.

He also bagged a deal with Jeep Apparels South Africa in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic and as part of the deal, he shot the music video for his Basadi while dressed head-to-toe in the brand’s outfits.
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