Kabza De Small biography, age, profile, background & real name

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Music is a universally-spoken language. For several, it has become a source of refuge. It has become a source of life for others, doing what they are passionate about. A great example of a person who makes a living out of what he loves is Kabza De Little. The new genre that he brought into being, Amapiano, which is a South African Afro House Dance Floor Music Genre, branded him into the person he is today.

He is a man who, in his own words, found in music his first love. He’s a DJ and has released songs that continue to bring joy across the border to the hearts of South Africans and many others. He was fuelled by his love of music and the joy he received from the entertainment industry to strive and become the person we know today. We will delve into his age, family, songs, albums, profiles, and Instagram in the article.Kabza De Small (born Kabelo Petrus Motha, 27 November 1992 in Mpumalanga) is a record producer and South African disk jockey.

The award-winning artist is famous in the Amapiano music genre for his outstanding abilities.

He also popularized the genre of music that could have won him the “King of Amapiano” title.

Spotify South Africa named him on the website as the “most streamed South African artist (2019).”


Kabza De Small biography, age, profile, background & real name

Popular Deejay Kabelo Motha holding a performance. Image: Instagram.

Name Kabelo Petrus Motha
Other names Kabza De Small
Age 28 years old
Date of birth 27th November 1992
Place of birth Mpumalanga, South Africa
Birthday November 27th
Gender Male
Record label New Money Gang, Piano Hub Records
Profession DJ, Record Producer
Genre Amapiano
Instrument Piano, Keyboards, Drums


Kabza De Small biography, age, profile, background & real name

Kabza in a short-sleeved blue T-shirt and pantyhose, leaning against a wall. Picture: Instagram.

His date of birth is November 27, 1992, and his birthplace is in Mpumalanga, South Africa.

Kabza De Small is twenty eight years old. Every year, his birthday celebration arrives on November 27th.


The Disk Jockey and record producer, Kabelo Motha, hails from Alexandra but he was born in Mpumalanga and grew up in Pretoria, South Africa.


He concentrated on the Afro-fused house and EDM music genres in 2009, the start of his career as a Deejay at the time.

Kabza De Small started making music in 2016 and released his ‘Avenue Sounds’ debut album.

He dropped the song under his former record label, House Afrika Records.

In 2018,’ Amabele Shaya’ and ‘Umshove’ went into the spotlight after losing hit songs. The song made waves on the music scene in South Africa.

He dropped the song ‘Bamba La’ after collaborating with Leehleza on the 3rd of January 2019.

The album was backed by his hit lead single,’ Koko’ and still dropped two (2) studio albums Piano Hub and Pretty Girls love in the same year.

He collaborated with DJ Maphorisa, a renowned Deejay in South Africa’ to drop the album.

In June the next year, 2020, Kabza dropped another solo album titled ‘I Am The King Of Amapiano: Sweet & Dust’.

The album featured both local and international stars in the entertainment industry.

Artist featured include Wizkid, Burna Boy, DJ Maphorisa, Sha Sha, Focalistis, Daliwonga, Bontle Smith, and Samthing Soweto.


Kabza De Small biography, age, profile, background & real name

The King of Amapiano, Kabza, has received several awards and recognitions. Image: Instagram.

His hard work has earned him recognition, Kabza De Small has taken home several awards.

He received the Favorite DJ, Choice Awards, DSTV Mzansi Viewers in 2020.


Kabza De Small 2019

He went on to release a joint EP together with Chambers and Spumante. On the news of DJ Maphorisa ft Kabza De Small collaboration, fans went into a frenzy. In May the two released Scorpion King EP that still continues to reign on the charts.

Kabza De Small songs


  • Avenue Sounds (2016)

List of singles:

  • Hate
  • Danger
  • Never Give Up
  • Zweli Ngubane
  • Meropa
  • Bamba
  • Kopzz Lezinto
  • Uthando
  • Kwenzenjan
  • Umlilo
  • Shay’ Ingoma
  • Intombi
  • Sondela
  • Never
  • Mama
  • Kabza De Small Shaya
  • Amabele Shaya
  • Ur Sheetee
  • Bamba La
  • Yebo Pa


Loving what you do plays a significant role in growing your career. It gives a sense of drive that other things wouldn’t. Kabza De Small is a true manifestation that having love and passion for what you do can actually take you far. You can follow him up and check out his newest releases.

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