DJ Black’s buying a stake in Gallo Music Investments.

DJ Black’s buying a stake in Gallo Music Investments.

DJ Black's buying a stake in Gallo Music Investments.


House music maestro DJ Black Coffee has obtained a critical stake in SA’s biggest and most established free music mark, Gallo Music Investments. The two gatherings declared the arrangement inked through Black Coffee’s speculation holding organization FlightMode Digital – for an undisclosed sum – in a joint explanation on Wednesday evening.

DJ Black Coffee

This comes after Gallo was in March purchased by Lebashe Investment Group from Tiso Blackstar for R75m – consolidating it into news and amusement business Arena Holdings. This is the first of numerous moves we are taking a shot at to change the scene of both the South African and African music industry,” Black Coffee said.

DJ Black's buying a stake in Gallo Music Investments.
“The music in the Gallo index is probably the most socially rich that has ever been made in this nation. The organization with Lebashe to put resources into the inventory and bosses is something other than a business exchange – it’s tied in with making a domain in which craftsmen and creatives have a genuinely evenhanded stake.

“It is likewise the start of an industry insurgency where African craftsmen are a piece of structures that are reasonable and urge better approaches to monetise content.”

Gallo has been in the music business for a long time and it’s interchangeable with huge specialists, for example, Lucky Dube, Dorothy Masuka, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Stimela, Sipho Hotstix Mabuse and Mango Groove.

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“We are charmed that South Africa’s most broad melodic documents dwell inside Arena Holdings, and it is our aim to investigate and reintroduce these astonishing traditional files to our standard market, locally and all around,” said Lebashe director Tshepo Mahloele. The cooperation with universally famous DJ Black Coffee will introduce another time for the South African music business on a worldwide scale.

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