Intelligent people store wealth in their heads but not their chests. Having few needs rather than many assets is the hallmark of true wealth.
One of South Africa’s most well-known DJs, DJ Shimza also produces music and host events.
DJ Shimza, whose real name is Ashely Raphala, was born in Swaziland but grew up in the South African township of Tembisa.
Beginning in 2003, he actively participated in the South African music industry, which culminated in his 2006 victory at the Red Square DJ Competition. The South African Music Conference’s DJ Spin off Competition later saw him take first place.
In 2011, he took first place in the Gauteng Carnival DJ Competition, which catapulted him to the forefront of the DJ scene and helped him establish a successful career.
He’s since gone on to found the fascinating annual festival DJ Shimza’s One Man Show.
The DJ’s current net worth is around $2 million (R35,000,000), the result of a long career as a DJ and music producer as well as endorsement deals with private firms
In 2018, the DJ bought this gorgeous house.
Like many DJs, Shimza has a garage full of expensive cars. Among them are the following:
AMG Mercedes-Benz G63
His previous maroon G63 was reported stolen from his home in Johannesburg in February 2019 and has since gone missing.
AMG Mercedes C63 (W204)
The 6.2-liter V8 engine of this beast produces one of the most beautiful sounds in the history of mankind.
A maximum of eight passengers can travel in comfort on board the Shimza, making it an excellent choice for extended journeys.
The DJ obviously has a thing for German cars, and Mercedes-Benz in particular.
If there are other aspiring DJs in South Africa who are ready to make their mark, they can learn a lot from him. Maintain your forward momentum, and you will soon become a brilliant star.