DJ Milkshake is among the most sought after DJs in the country, and he never fails when it comes to delivering his artistic craft. He is known to pump up his crowds with music mixes across all genres. He is versatile and multicultural, which explains why exquisite clubs, parties, festivals, and events always want him to do mixing for them.
Milkshake knew his passion and went for it. His deep insight in music has given him an edge against his competitors.
DJ Milkshake profile summary
- Full name: Kagiso Mabelane
- Nickname: DJ Milkshake
- Place of birth: Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa
- Date of birth: 29th May 1983
- Age: 37 years
- Gender: Male
- Nationality: South African
- Profession: DJ
- Net worth: $1 million- $5 million
- Twitter: @DJMilkshake
- Instagram: @djmilkshake
- Facebook: @milkshakedj
DJ Milkshake biography
DJ Milkshake real name is Kagiso Mabelane, and he was born on 29th May 1983 in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa. He went to the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, where he nurtured his passion for music, which has brought him this far. While on campus, he co-established DJ Society and became very popular among students. The DJ is a rather reserved person, and he keeps his personal information private; therefore, there is little information about his family, siblings, or spouses. DJ Milkshake age is currently 37 years.
DJ Milkshake career
Starting out on campus, Milkshake created a platform for himself to elevate his career. His skills as a DJ have been characterized by many years of experience, which have made him a master of all kinds of crowds. Since he started while in school, it was a great hustle since he had to juggle between studies and the career path that he had chosen, which was also not in favour of his parents. However, he had entirely made up his mind to take it up and did not look back. He started by reaching out to different radio stations where he submitted his mixes and eventually secured top shows in the radio stations. He began as a guest DJ on Metro FM and then, later on, went to 5 FM.
Kagiso Mabelane’s passion did not stop there, and he also got into numerous DJ competitions, which earned him many titles. Some of the competitions he took part in include:
- The 2007 Go-TV’s national DJ Competition – Finalist
- Hennessey’s Artistry’s National DJ Competition – Runner up
- 2009 News Cafe’s National DJ competition- Won
His victory in 2009 enabled him to tour across the country and took him to Miami with DJ Fresh. In 2013, he was chosen to be the DJ and the face of Castle Lite’s Summer 2013–2014 campaign. It also concluded the Extra Cold Summer Tour, where he got to perform alongside the US rapper Wale. This was not the first time he got the chance to rub together with famous people. Earlier in the year, he had had the opportunity to open up the stage for Ne-Yo. Milkshake had founded a record label in the same year 2013, and he finally released his first single Living On The Edge, which featured the award-winning beatboxers George Avakian and AKA.
DJ Milkshake songs
DJ Milkshake mix download is available on different platforms such as Deezer. Here are the tracks that he has released:
- DJ Milkshake Savage featuring Da Les, Maggz, and Nadia Nakai
- My Own DJ Milkshake ft Cassper Nyovest and Anatii
- I got it
- Freaky beat
- Bank Roll featuring Da Les and Kid X
- Living On The Edge featuring AKA and George Avakian
DJ Milkshake net worth
The exact figures of Kagiso Mabelane’s net worth or earnings have not been officially released. However, it is estimated that his net worth is around $1M.
DJ Milkshake knows how to get the party started wherever he is called to entertain. He continues to do great things in the music industry, and hopefully, there is a track in the making that can be looked forward to.