DJ Black Coffee Makes First Public Appearance After A Severe Travel Accident On A Flight


South African DJ and Grammy-award-winning artist, DJ Black Coffee has made his first public appearance after a “severe travel accident on a flight” in January 2024.


The DJ and producer attended South Africa’s 2024 State of the Nation address at the Cape Town City Hall on Thursday, February 9, 2024.


In his company was with his son, Anesu.




A few pictures and videos which have flooded social media so far show the DJ in a cervical neck collar suggesting the degree of injury he might have suffered to the neck.








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In a recent update shared on his social media, DJ Black Coffee expressed appreciation to all for respecting his privacy during the challenging moments.


He wrote;

“Thank you for respecting my privacy during an intimate and enlightening moment in my life. I’ve taken this time to recover and take some much-needed time off at home, healing with my family by my side. It’s been rejuvenating on a handful of levels, I can’t wait to be back on the dance floor with you all very, very soon. I’m thankful to the merciful God for giving me yet another chance.”




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Prayers and well wishes for the Grammy award-winning DJ and producer flooded social media after his accident in early January.


This was after his team shared a statement on his social media timeline revealing Black Coffee, real name Nkosinathi Maphumulo, was on a flight en route to a scheduled show in Mar del Plata in Argentina when he was involved in a severe travel accident.


“The incident resulted in unforeseen complications and left him with injuries. We can confirm he is receiving the best possible medical attention and is surrounded by family and team [members]. In respect of his privacy, we kindly request understanding and patience from the media and his fans,” a statement said.