Platnumz is a Bongo Flava artist, singer, dancer, and CEO of Wasafi records. He was born on 2nd October 1989 at Amana Hospital, Dar es Salaam . He is arguably one of the Richest Musicians in East Africa and is known for his lavish lifestyle.
Diamond Platnumz is considered influential among his fans, and is said to be the most loved and decorated artiste in East and Central Africa at the moment.
He is believed to be the highest selling Tanzanian artist of ringtones by mobile phone companies as well as being among the artists earning the highest income in the African Great Lakes region’s music industry.
On 23 January 2019, Diamond Platnumz, was officially introduced as Pepsi Brand Ambassador in East Africa. The Pepsi Management in Tanzania, unveiled Diamond Platnumz as the entrusted individual to promote their brand within East Africa and increase sales.
Diamond Platnumz revealed the minimum amount he is paid in every show that he graces. The singer unveiled these details after his hit song with Rayvanny dubbed ‘Nyegezi’ was banned in 2018.
“As you might know my charges are not below 70,000$ for every show, that is 160,300,000 in Tanzanian currency and a whooping Ksh 7 million in Kenyan currency.Just for one show I am able to contribute a tax of not less than 48,090,000 (In Tanzanian currency).” Diamond was quoted saying