Heavy K Biography: Real Name, Music, Awards, Education, Net Worth, Age, Ex Wife & Girlfriend


Stage Name:  Heavy K
Real Name Mkhululi Siqula
Occupation DJ, Producer, Recording artiste
Date of Birth 4th December 1991 (31 Years Old)
Place of Birth Port Elizabeth in South Africa
Gender Male
Nationality South African
Relationship status Single
Education High School graduate

Heavy K’s Biography

Born on the 4th of December 1991, Mkhululi Siqula popularly known has Heavy K is a prolific South African DJ and producer. The DJ is known for songs like “Ndibambe” and “Umoya”. He has worked on beats with top South African artists and also released awesome collaborations with a lot of them.

Family and Beginning

Heavy K is originally from  Port Elizabeth in South Africa. The DJ initially wanted to become a Doctor or scientist. This notion was brought about due to the vicinity the DJ grew up in after witnessing a lot of crimes in his surrounding. His career choice later changed when his brother sent him to get movies from a friend who was between music sessions, he fell in love with beat production.


Heavy K attended Mzimhlophe Public primary school and did some part of his primary school at Emfundeni. He later attended his secondary school education at Ndzondelelo secondary School.

Musical Milestone

Heavy K got his major breakthrough when he produced Professor’s “Lento” song at the age of 16. Although music had started for him at a very young age, when he developed interest after walking in on a recording session, when his brother sent him on an errand. He later taught himself to be a music composer, producer, songwriter and a DJ.

The DJ after a while founded his own music producing group called point 5. He gained a lot of popularity after he produced his first song and met with the legendary DJ Oskido who made a place in his “I Believe” program so Heavy K could learn to be a better producer and DJ in 2009. Later upon Oskido’s advice he set up his company. Both of them worked together on the awesome track “Woza Nana” which was released in 2013.

Heavy K’s Albums

Heavy K since his debut has released series of albums and mixtapes, here are some of the notable albums by Heavy K

  • Respect The Drumboss series

The respect the drum boss album series had 3 albums, with the first one released in 2013, housing lovely songs. Followed by the second edition released in 2015 and the third in 2018

  • 1950 (2016)

  • First injection (2014)

  • Dancing in the Sun (2016)

 Heavy K’s Songs

Heavy K since his debut has released more than 10 songs and various studio albums. Here are his top songs in no particular order.

  1. Heavy K – Drumboss

  2. Heavy K- Ndibambe

  3. Heavy K – Beautiful War

  4. Heavy K- Umoya

  5. Heavy K- Inde

  6. Heavy K – Mculo

  7. Heavy K- poyiyane

  8. Heavy K- Let Them Talk

  9. Heavy K- Ndenze Ntoni

  10. Heavy K- Forever

Heavy K’s Performance and Presence

Heavy K has performed at festivals and shows in South Africa. The DJ has also had appearances on TV and Radio stations in South Africa.

Heavy K‘s Relationships

Heavy K separated from is baby mama Ntombi Nguse in 2020, after they had earlier announced they were getting married in 2018 but due to matters they couldn’t get over, they went their separate ways. He is currently not publicly in relationship with anyone one.

Awards and Nominations

Heavy K has been nominated for various awards and recognition

Heavy K’s Net Worth

Heavy K’s Net worth is estimated at 3 million dollars. This is calculated from payments for show performances, album sales, money made from his Youtube views, endorsement deals, Properties and investments owned by him.

Heavy K’s Songs Download, Stream, Buy and Watch

Heavy K’s songs from his studio projects and featured songs are available on all major platforms.

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