Diamond Platnumz is a Tanzanian bongo Flava recording artist and one of the most famous celebrities in Africa. He is someone who is loved and well decorated due to his impressive performances.
According to a reliable media outlet, Diamond Platnumz’s net worth is estimated at $6 million as of 2019. So you could actually see he is having an incredible career.
You may already know about Platnumz, but do you know his age and wife, if dead or alive, and what about his biography? If you don’t, this article will be about Diamond Platnumz’s biography-wiki, today’s net worth in 2020, and more fact you need to know.
Biography of Diamond Platnumz
Naseeb Abdul Juma Issack who is popularly known as Diamond Platinumz is a Tanzanian singer, actor, and businessman. He was born into a Muslim family on 2 October 1989 in Tandale, Dar es Salaam and originated from Kigoma Tanzanian.
The bongo Flava recording artist, Diamond is the only child of his Mother and also refer to as Chibu Dangote. Naseeb Abdul Juma Issack was raised by a single parent which is the Mother while both of them lived at the grandmother’s house.
Diamond Platinumz had a taste of Education which he attended Chakula Bora Nursery School and Tandele Magharibi between 1995 to 2002. With the agony of life before him, he had to quit education after high school in 2006 and fend for his survival.
Platnumz began to develop an interest in music at a very tender age by replicating local music artists in a local childhood manner following what he has watched on TV and was known as a good dancer and many saw him becoming a big star someday.
While the Mother help in fulfilling his dream to become one of the famous Tanzanian musicians by writing music lyrics and taking him to various talent shows. Though it proved difficult because of critics faced by being a Muslim.
As many may say, the road to success is not easy the same as the road for Diamond Platnumz as he struggles to meet up with life basic needs. He did casual jobs like working as a pump attendant at a Fuel station and even sold used clothes so he can survive.
Diamond Platnumz Age
He is 31 years of age gave birth to on 2nd October 1989.
Diamond Platnumz wasted no time chasing his dream after high school and began doing music professionally in 2009 and became famous in Tanzanian.
He associated with other top artists in Africa likes of Iyanya, Tiwa Savage, P-Square, Davido, and also released a hit song with the Nigerian singer titled “Number One” which became a top played song within the Continent and outside.
Meanwhile, he has gone on to do other impressive songs, albums, and notable collaboration alongside other African finest artists and will be fondly remembered for his 3rd music album “A Boy from Tandale” which was released in the capital city of Kenya called Nairobi.
Diamond Platnumz is believed to be the highest selling Tanzanian artist of ringtones by mobile phone companies in 2013 as well as being among the artists earning the highest income in the African Great Lakes region’s music industry.
He is the founder and CEO of WCB Wasafi, Universal Music Group.
Death or Alive
Your favorite Tanzanian musician, Diamond Platnumz is alive, strong, and healthy. Although it was reported back in February 2018 that the singer is dead following his accident by driving into a ditch with his Porsche car.
The story of his death later turned out to be mare rumor and he has since then recovered and get back to his impressive ways.
- 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
- On 13 September 2019, Diamond Platnumz started working officially with Parimatch Africa as their Brand Ambassador
- On 25 September 2019, Diamond was named the Nice One Brand Ambassador
- On 4 March 2020, Diamond Platnumz was unveiled as the new Brand Ambassador of Coral Paints (Tanzania).
Diamond Platnumz Wife and family
As at the time of compiling the data for this article, Platinumz is not yet married but he was into a serious relationship with an Uganda lady, Zari Hassan who based in South Africa where she carryout her businesses. They both have two children, a girl and a boy to their names.
Diamond Platnumz Net Worth 2020 In Dollar
Diamond Platnumz has a net worth of $6 million and he is one of the top 10 richest musicians in East Africa. He has made this impressive fortune through music sales, streaming right, and money charges per show. Diamond also has cars and houses which we could not ascertain while gathering this data.
African Artist with Most YouTube Views
Diamond Platnumz is the first African artist to hit 900 million views on YouTube and currently remains the highest with such streaming legacy.
Is Diamond Platnumz the richest musician in Tanzania?
He currently holds the number one spot among the top 10 as the richest musician in Tanzania with an estimated worth of 13.8 TZS billion as of 25th April 2020.