Simphiwe Dana Biography, Age, Musics and Net Worth

Simphiwe Dana Biography

Simphiwe Dana is a South African Xhosa musician, singer, songwriter and record producer. She is often referred to as the new Miriam Makeba for her distinctive combination of Jazz, Afro-soul, Rap and Traditional music. Simphiwe Dana was born on 23 January 1980 in Gcuwa, South Africa

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Simphiwe Dana

Real Names

Simphiwe Dana

Date of Birth

23 January 1980


41 Years (2021)




Johannesburg, South Africa



Pumeza Matshikiza

Net Worth

$1 million- $5 million

Educational Background

Simphiwe Dana Education and Career

Simphiwe Dana attended Vela Private School in Mthatha. She proceeded to obtain her National Diploma in IT at the Wits Technikon, Johannesburg.

Career and Musics

Simphiwe Dana musics

Simphiwe Dana started singing as a child in her father’s church.

In 2002, she started professionally as a musician singing in small clubs in Johannesburg.

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In 2004, she released her debut album ‘Zandisile’. Zandisile album had a lot of impact in the South African music industry. The album won several awards and gained success in the Billboard charts.

She sang theme songs for Yizo Yizo television show and have maintained a strong presence, with consistent radio play and live appearances at key national events and Festivals such as Arts Alive, the Cape Town International Jazz Festival and the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz.

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  • Some of Simphiwe Dana’s songs are
  • Ndiredi”

    “Troubled Soldier”
    “Chula Ukunyathela”
    “Bantu Biko Street”
    “Uzobuya Nini”
    “Sonini Nanini”
    “Naphakade” and many others

She has performed within South Africa and beyond including in Europe.

Simphiwe Dana Instagram Handle

Simphiwe Dana Instagram handle is @simphiwwdana

Simphiwe Dana Net Worth

Simphiwe Dana Net Worth

Simphiwe Dana is estimated to worth $1 million to $5 million.

Personal life

Simphiwe Dana partner

In December 2020, Simphiwe Dana announced she was gay. She also revealed she is engaged to her partner Pumeza Matshikiza and would be getting married soon.

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