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DJ Brian is a South African radio personality and broadcaster on Munghana Lonene FM. He is also a club DJ and an entrepreneur. He was born on 1 January, 1980 in Soweto, South Africa. DJ Brian has been a radio personality since the age of 18. He has been a part of the Munghana Lonene FM team since 2002. He is also a club DJ and has performed at various clubs and events in South Africa. DJ Brian is also an entrepreneur. He owns a record label called Giyani Records and has released several albums. He also owns a clothing line called Giyani Clothing. DJ Brian is 40 years old. He stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches (1.73 m). He has an athletic build. His zodiac sign is Capricorn. DJ Brian is single and is not dating anyone. He is focused on his career and is not looking for a relationship at the moment. DJ Brian has an estimated net worth of $1 million. He has earned his wealth through his career as a radio personality, club DJ, and entrepreneur.

Popular As Giyani Brian Rikhotso
Occupation Radio DJ
Age 44 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born 1 January, 1980
Birthday 1 January
Birthplace Soweto, South Africa
Nationality South Africa

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DJ Brian Net Worth

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Net Worth in 2023 $1 Million - $5 Million
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At 23, Brian was the first presenter at the station to win an award (Best presenter of the year) while only presenting two weekend programmes. He also exposed the listeners to a new blend of African music mainly from SADC countries. His distinct taste in music saw him being the first at the station to play artist such as Salala from Madagascar, Koffi Olomide Fally Ipupa Papa Wemba, Kanda Bongo Man, from Democratic Republic of the Congo and a variety of musicians from Mozambique such as Zico, Tabassily, Mr Bow. Dj Brian also has a huge following on social media, including a very impressive YouTube following. DJ Brian has released 3 albums under his name. In 2014, he made a mark when he featured Tsalanang-Inspector Mkhaba with his smash hit, Bafikile. This hit single was later compiled on DJ Cleo's Eskhaleni 9. His music video was played on local and national TV stations in RSA and other neighbouring countries in Africa.


In 2008 he rejoined the station and started co-hosting the breakfast show Phaphama with Sydney Baloyi. In 2009 the team was joined by Tebogo Jacko Magubane as the show's producer, a move that saw the show reaching new heights. Resulting from Phaphama's Success, Brian was moved to the Afternoon Drive and paired with Thembzana Reloaded and Nyiko Sithole as the sports presenter until April 2015. In 2015 he was moved back to host Munghana Lonene fm's breakfast show Phaphama. In 2018 DJ Brian moved to Host the Midday show Dzumba na Mina.


DJ Brian was arrested on February 9, 2007 and latter the case was thrown out of court due to lack of evidence. In fact it was later understood that there was nothing that linked Dj Brian to the case.


Brian is a fan of Kaizer Chiefs F.C., and occasionally remarks on their fortunes during his show a culture that was intensified during his time on Phaphama where he occasionally had Soccer debates with his co host Sydney Baloyi who is a die-hard fan of the rival Orlando Pirates and a frequently mocked producer Tebogo Jacko Magubane who supports Pretoria based SuperSport United F.C.. DJ Brian got married in 2004 to Zanele Carol Rikhotso. He also prefers to keep his private life "Private".


Brian was born in Soweto, South Africa. He later moved to Bolobedu next to Tzaneen, Limpopo. He attended Matshwi Primary School, Bolobedu and subsequently completed high school in Mokope Senior Secondary before training to be a Journalist at Technikon Pretoria (now Tshwane University of Technology). He began his broadcasting career with Munghana lonene FM in 2000 doing weekend shifts.

Brian has presented different shows on Munghana Lonene FM. He first joined the station in 2000 as a stand-in presenter, mainly covering graveyards shifts while still finishing his studies. He later started presenting the African World Music Show Mindhzumba ya Afrika, this is the show that made a name for him. In 2003 he started presenting the afternoon drive show Vaxumi, swapping days with Conny Mashimbye. He subsequently earned a breakfast show slot in 2005, a programme he kept till his resignation in 2007.


Giyani Brian "DJ Brian" Rikhotso (born 1 January 1980) is a South African Radio personality and broadcaster on Munghana Lonene FM, Club Dj and an entrepreneur. As of April 2015, Brian moved from hosting the Afternoon Drive show Mphensa-Mphensa and was paired with Sydney Baloyi to co-host the flagship morning drive show.