Kabza De Small Biography: Age, Real Name, Wife, Girlfriend, Child, Education, Net Worth, House & Cars

Basic Information

Stage Name: Kabza De Small
Real Name Kabelo Motha
Occupation DJ, Record Producer, Recording Artiste
Date of Birth 27 November, 1992 (30 Years Old)
Place of Birth Mpumalanga, South Africa
Gender Male
Nationality South African
Relationship status In a relationship
Education High School

Kabza De Small’s Biography

Born on November 27, 1992, Kabelo Motha, popularly known by Kabza De Small, is a prolific Disc Jockey, record producer, and recording artist in South Africa. His genre of music is Amapiano which he does in both English and his local dialect. He is known as the “King of Amapiano.” He is currently signed to New Money Gang. He is famous for his hit single “Uber Everywhere,” which got him nominations and recognition. He has been known to collaborate with DJ Maphorisa recently, and they have an album together. In addition, he has performed on stages with top artists both locally and internationally.

Family & Begining

Kabza De Small is from  Mpumalanga, a small township in South Africa. Due to family migration, he moved to Pretoria, where he was raised. E became interested in music at an early age, and before age 10, he could make beats and write songs.


Kabza De Small is not married, but he is in a long-term relationship


The amapiano singer has never been public about his relationships and family life, but on December 23, 2020, it was reported that the singer lost a child.


Kabza De Small attended his High School in Pretoria. He was an average student because he focused more on his music, so he built his talent after a while.

Musical Milestone

Kabza De Small started his career as a DJ in 2009 and was into many genres ranging from Afro-fused house to EDM. After a while, he released his first album ‘Avenue sounds’ which gave rise to the hit single “Uber Everywhere.”

The song was released under the House Afrika Records. In 2018 he also gained significant attention for releasing other hit singles titled “Amabele Shaya” and “umshove,” featuring vocals from his amapiano counterpart Leehleza. He also made collaborative efforts with his newfound collaboration partner DJ Maphorisa which gave birth to projects like Scorpion Kings, certified by RISA (The South African rating board).

He is considered the best-selling Amapiano artist, and they’ve also gone on to release other albums together. Although Kabza De Small started his music career at a young age, he has developed his talent. As a result, he is also one of the most streamed artists on online music platforms.

Kabza De Small Albums

Kabza De Small has released eight studio projects since his debut into the music scene. This studio project includes both his albums and collaborative albums. Here are the studio projects released by Kabza De Small;

Avenue Sounds (2016)

His debut studio project was released officially on November 4. The album was released under the House Afrika record label.

Pretty Girls Love Amapiano (2019)

His second personal project was released on October 18, 2019, under the Piano Hub (PTY) LTD.

Collaborative Albums

Amapiano Volume 4 (2019)

This studio album was done with various artists and was released officially on March 1 under the House Afrika record Label.


He released this Extended Play (EP) with Chambers and Spumante. It was officially released on March 4 under  New Money Gang records.

Scorpion Kings With Dj Maphorisa (2019)

This collaborative effort with DJ Maphorisa was released officially on July 5, 2019, under the  New Money Gang record label. The album was certified diamond by RISA.

Piano Hub With Dj Maphorisa (2019)

This is another project he released with DJ Maphorisa. The project was released officially on October 1 under the New Money Gang label.

The Return of Scorpion Kings With Dj Maphorisa (2019)

This is another project with Dj Maphorisa that was released officially on November 29, 2019, under the New Money Gang Label.

Scorpion Kings Live At Sun Arena on April 11, 2020, With DJ Maphorisa (2020)

The project, a compilation of an event he and DJ Maphorisa played at Sun Arena, was officially on January 31, 2020, under New Money Gang Records.

Kabza De Small Songs

Kabza De Small has released more than 100 songs and has eight studio projects. Here are the best songs by Kabza De Small according to their ratings, streams, and Downloads

1. Kabza De Small – Uber Everywhere

2. Kabza De Small – Gibela

3. Kabza De Small – Sax Ke Sax

4. Kabza De Small – Amabele (Shaya)

5. Kabza De Small – Udriver

6. Kabza De Small – How do I let it go

7. Kabza De Small – Yebo pa

8. Kabza De Small – Moya Wami

9. Kabza De Small – Tears

10. Kabza De Small – Yano Wave

Kabza De Small’s Performance And Presence

Kabza De Small has performed and headlined at major events locally and internationally. He performed well at the South African Music Awards (SAMA). He has also had appearances on TV shows on SABC, Channel O, and Mzansi magic. He has also performed at major clubs and festivals in South Africa.

Kabza De Small’s Relationship

Kabza De Small is in a relationship with his unnamed girlfriend, also a journalist. The couple is expecting a child together. But he has kept it all private from the media, not making any comments concerning it.

Awards And Nominations

Kabza De Small, since his debut, has gotten various recognition and nominations for his songs.  . He has also earned awards for his collaborative efforts with other artists.

Kabza De Small’s Net Worth

Kabza De Small’s Net worth is estimated at 8 million dollars. This is calculated from payments for show performances, album sales, Money made from his Youtube views, endorsement deals, Properties, and investments he owned. The artiste is doing well financially and is one of the top artists in South Africa to reckon with.

Cars And Houses

As of May 2021, Kabzaa De Small has 5 cars and a 5 million rands house in his possession.



It can be confirmed via his Instagram, Kabza De Small owns at least six. He has A Mercedes Benz C63, BMW M2, Mercedes Benz V Class, BMW 325i, Golf 7R and a Polo GTI. Check out the cars below.

Kabza De Smalls Songs Download, Stream, Buy, And Watch

Kabza De Small’s songs from his eight studio projects and other collaborative efforts are available on all major platforms, like Youtube, Spotify, and Apple Music.

Kabza De Small is one of the top DJs and record producers in South Africa who fully equipped the music scene. He has made that evident with the hit songs he has been dishing out since his debut.

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