Dj Zinhle drops a major bombshell: I definitely can’t cook
Her one flaw is overshadowed by her wins in our book. Take a look at what she achieved this past year.
1. DJ Zinhle Celebrates 3 Million Insta Followers
DJ Zinhle began the year on a high, reaching a milestone number of followers on Insta. He social media growth has come in slow and steady she now sits on a cool 3.6 mill.
2. DJ Zinhle Bags An Award At Africa Forbes Woman Awards
he multitalented DJ, who juggles as an entrepreneur and a mother, bagged a prestigious award at the Forbes Woman Africa awards 2020. The inaugural gala dinner was hosted in Durban, in an association with the globally renowned Forbes Woman Africa Leading Women Summit. Mama ka Kairo, bagged the Entertainer award, in a house filled with incredible women who are making great strides in their illustrious careers. Sis walked on stage in style with her daughter Kairo, to accept her gong.
3. DJ Zinhle Hosts Exclusive Beats 1 One Mix on Apple Music
On Friday, 10 April 2020, DJ Zinhle got to show the world, her talent with her exclusive Beats 1 One Mix on Apple Music. The Umlilo hitmaker joins some of the world’s prominent DJs; a list that includes Calvin Harris, Moby, Nora En Pure, Prince Kaybee and Black Coffee who have done Beats 1 One Mix on Apple Music. During the lockdown, the entertainer turned more than ever to social media to interact with her fans.
4. DJ Zinhle’s Umlilo Video Reaches 3 Million Views
DJ Zinhle’s Umlilo is, without doubt, a certified hit, it has even been certified multi-platinum and within its first three months, it reached over 5.1-million streams. The song was even dubbed by fans as their song of the year for 2019, even though it didn’t officially win the Ukhozi FM’s 2019 Song Of The Year competition. The DJ worked with up and coming artists Mvzzle and Rethabile on the hit single. Zinhle and Mvzzle meet on the set of SABC 1’s 1s and 2s, he sent then sent Africa’s number female one DJ three beats and Zinhle later then choose the beat that they would actually use.
5. DJ Zinhle And Kairo Launch Matching Face Masks
DJ Zinhle, has announced that she will be launching her own branded face masks, in collaboration with her daughter, Kairo Forbes. The mom and businesswoman made the most of the pandemic by expanding her brand to offer an essential item – face masks!
6. DJ Zinhle Lands Herself A New Gig On MTV Base
In July 2020, she made a major career milestone by hosting her own show on MTV Base from Saturday, 11 July 2020. PJ Party With DJ Zinhle will be shot entirely from her home and will see the award-winning musician being joined by fellow female DJs for some Saturday night entertainment.
She stated, “Are you ready for the GIRLS!! @mtvbaseafrica & I will be bringing you the hottest female DJs every SATURDAY… Save the date, the party kicks off on Saturday the 11th of July”.
7. DJ Zinhle Announces New Sunglasses Range With Moozlie As The Cover Girl
The new offering falls part of her Era By DJ Zinhle brand, which hosts a wide selection of watches and jewellery. She stated, “I’m so excited about the @erabydjzinhle Sunglass range that we are launching this summer…”. Both Moozlie and Pearl Thusi feature as the cover girls, making sure her girls are along for the ride.
In October 2020, Zinhle announced that she had acquired equity in an international sparkling wine beverage, Boulevard Nectar Rosè, making her the CEO! The award-winning DJ said that she will be adding her own flair to the international sparkling wine range which she believes will take the brand to greater heights.
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I definitely can’t cook. 🙈😂 https://t.co/gp1Cw3k3Bx
— #Indlovu #ERAbyDJZinhle #ZeeNation (@DJZinhle) January 11, 2021