Kairo Forbes not just a popular kid, but a business preschooler.
During her 7th birthday celebration, the most followed preschooler online and superstar daughter of music entertainment giants DJ Zinhle and AKA launched her new jewellery line in partnership with mom DJ Zinhle’s growing accessories business Era by DJ Zinhle.
The days of trust funds and allowances are long gone, as many celebrities are giving their children the opportunity to make their own money through social media, content creation, collaborating with them in business partnerships, and endorsements. A few local celebrity parents are changing the meaning behind making generational wealth for their children and doing it in style including the likes of Anele Mdoda, Ntando Duma, and DJ Zinhle. The media personalities have been sharing their limelight successfully with their children and bringing in multiple bags into their households while doing so and we stan.
The DJ and mom of two whose real name is Ntombezinhle Jiyane took to her Instagram earlier this week teasing the collaboration with her daughter Kairo Olwethu Forbes and wrote, “Sneak peek. Here’s a first look at our brand new Out of This World collaboration with Kairo Forbes, out this Friday.” Kairo also teased the collabo with her 1 million+ followers and fans on Instagram on Wednesday.
This is, however, not their first mother-and-daughter collaboration as two years ago they launched the Kairo sunglasses range, also under DJ Zinhle’s jewellery brand. The collection was made to protect little ones’ eyes against the harmful effects of blue light emitted by cell phones, computers, TVs and other technology.
The superstar and biggest African female DJ also shared an emotional message and birthday wish to her daughter on Instagram, thanked her glammy Lynne Forbes and her friend and business affiliate Moozlie who she admits pioneered this collaboration. “Happy 7th Birthday to my sweet baby Kairo Forbes. Today is gonna be such an emotional day, I am always a mess on Kairo’s birthday. It’s tears of joy. God has blessed us so much. Kairo is a kind, thoughtful and loving girl. I am proud to be her mommy. I am so grateful,” Zinhle wrote in a lengthy IG caption.
It continues to read, “Kairo launches her jewellery range today with Era By DJ Zinhle, I am so proud of the work that Kairo and Moozlie (Nomuzi Mabhena) did on this project, well done. Little girls are gonna love this.”
Rapper and father to Karo, Kiernan Forbes also wished her daughter love on social media dubbing her a “7-year-old entrepreneur and business mogul.” Snapping from his little’s one’s birthday party today, AKA sounded elated and proud of his daughter for this feat. He also shared a picture of Kairo on his Instagram and captioned it, “Happy birthday Kairo Forbes and congratulations on your jewellery collab with Era By DJ Zinhle. Shine baby. You’re out of this world.”
The jewellery range titled “Out Of This World” consists of three pieces for little girls which are; a set of raindrop earrings, a cloud 9 necklace, and another necklace are currently available on Era By DJ Zinhle’s online store and related stores.