Renowned Amapiano producer, DJ Maphorisa, has found himself in the midst of a scandal after being accused of sleeping with fellow artist Daliwonga and other male artists. The explosive claims were made by ex-convict Bongani Joshua Tsime during an interview on The Wall Podcast with SkeemGP.
Tsime boldly labelled DJ Maphorisa as an ‘after-nine’ and alleged that the producer is involved in undisclosed relationships with other men in the industry. He specifically mentioned Daliwonga as one of Maphorisa’s alleged partners.
The accusations quickly spread like wildfire across social media platforms, causing a frenzy amongst fans and industry insiders. Many were shocked by the claims, while others expressed their support for DJ Maphorisa.
Unfazed by the allegations, DJ Maphorisa took to X to address the situation and vehemently denied the accusations made by Tsime. Posting the video clip, he confidently stated, “I’m gonna show you how I deal with these kinds of issues. I will make him pay.”
I’m gonna show u how i deal with these kind of issues
I will make him pay 🤞🏿pic.twitter.com/z81mWescmh
— PorryMaduMoneyDoubleTrouble (@DjMaphorisa) October 18, 2023
The producer’s response further fueled the controversy, as fans eagerly awaited his next move. DJ Maphorisa’s reputation and career were on the line, and he seemed determined to defend himself.
This incident once again highlights the power of social media in shaping public opinion and spreading information, whether true or false. Within moments, Tsime’s claims went viral, dominating trending lists and triggering a wave of discussions.
While some users condemned DJ Maphorisa based on the allegations, others urged caution and called for evidence before passing judgment. The incident also sparked debates surrounding homophobia and the importance of respecting individuals’ sexual orientations.