He rose to stardom after producing several hits for artists from multiple musical genres, such as Uhuru (Y-Tjukuta), Kwesta (Ngud'), Busiswa (Lahla). He rose to stardom after producing several hits for artists from multiple musical genres, such as Uhuru (Y-Tjukuta), Kwesta (Ngud'), Busiswa (Lahla), DJ Zinhle (My Name), Professor (Jezebel) and Shekinah (Suited). The first thing that made him rich and brought him a lot of fame was being a DJ. He began his career as a DJ and has always stayed true to his roots.
He still performs during the weekend and it is believed that these weekly events tend to have very high-profile guests. When he started out in this field, renowned DJs such as Black Coffee and Fresh, who had already been in the field for some time, taught him the game. He learned from them and then participated in the Smirnoff DJ Knockout competition. He won this competition quite easily and then repeated this moment the following year, establishing himself as one of the biggest names in the industry.
By 1999, he had already become one of the most outstanding emerging stars on the scene and showed no sign of turning back.
DJ Tirahas also made it very clear that he would like to be paid in dollars and not in the usual currency. Mthokozisi Khathi, better known by his stage name DJ Tira, was born in South Africa in August 1976. DJ Tira pioneered Durban's house and kwaito scene in the early 2000s, transforming the coastal city into the center of dance music and entertainment in South Africa. DJ Tira has multiple sources of income and has worked exponentially to achieve the status he has achieved.
DJ Tira is nothing short of a spendthrift, spending his money on life's luxuries in an extravagant way.