DJ Zinhle on her break-up with AKA: “I am fine, I’m genuinely fine”
DJ Zinhle. (Photo:Getty Images/Gallo Images)
While social media users have been creating their narrative
about the inner workings of DJ Zinhle and AKA’s relationship since their
shocking split, she has remained mum on the matter.
The reason for her silence? She says she’s just been busy.
According to Zinhle, two things are of importance for her
right now and those are work and family.
Speaking to Drum she explained that she is fine with the
break-up but has been too focused on her work.
“I am fine, I’m genuinely fine, I just have been overworked”
she says with a laugh.
As far as her relationship with her baby daddy is concerned,
she explains that they are on civil ground despite what people may think.
“We are all a big happy family that’s the important part” she
says. “Kairo, Kiernan, my mom and I everyone is just getting along.”
Their break-up hasn’t broken up their family she tells DRUM,
“It doesn’t have to be a romantic relationship to make a family work and that
is what we trying to do now” she explains.
Her busy schedule is the raging monster that she is trying
to get under control right now and the support of her family and team is how she’s
We catch-up with the Umlilo hitmaker after her set at Ultra,
Johannesburg where she tells us of a weekend that has been jam-packed, to say
“I mean right now I’m in Johannesburg, I just came from
Nelspruit so Kairo is with her grandmother. It’s just that support system that
makes it easy to find a balance and people around me who make my life easier.
Then whenever I’m around they make sure I’m able to spend time with Kairo” she
“It’s easier that I don’t have a nine-to-five and can make
time to spend with her whenever.”
Zinhle adds that next two weeks are what fans should watch
closely as she is set to release new music
“I’m looking at collaborating with a few jewellers for Era
by DJ Zinhle, American Swiss and I are looking at growing the range. Otherwise Jiyane
Atelier is still there and musically I’ll be releasing a song in the next two
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