- DJ Black Coffee has expanded his business interests by buying a stake in Gallo Music
- Gallo is South Africa's largest and oldest independent music label
- Black Coffee says he hopes to improve the state of the Mzansi music industry with the investment
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DJ Black Coffee has bought a stake in Gallo Music Investments.
The star said he hopes his investment is a step in the right direction in terms of improving the Mzansi music industry for independent artists.
Gallo is South Africa’s largest and oldest independent music label.
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Black Coffee made the exciting announcement on his social media account and fans were thrilled for him.
Aisha Pandor wrote, "Whoop!! Congrats Black Coffee. You're such a brilliant example of both investment back into the country and continent, and also thinking about the long term game. Much respect."
Black Coffee explained why the deal is so important to him.
He said, "It's about changing the narrative from what was a highly exploitative system to one of renewal and fairness."
He continued, "With Gallo as one of the greatest music companies in the world, we can start to build a new (and) equitable African music narrative in an environment where the artist thrives."
Yasss, Black Coffee for President - congrats to the megastar!
Last week, Briefly.co.za reported that Black Coffee has raised over R500 000 for the Covid-19 Solidarity Fund.
Last month, the United Nations (UN) thanked the star for his massive contributions to the Covid-19 fight in general.
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