DJ Cleo Biography and Net Worth

DJ Cleo biography

Tlou Cleopas Moneyepqao popularly known as DJ Cleo is a South African DJ and music producer. The music producer is the founder and owner of Will of Steel Productions. DJ Cleo was born on the 24th of December 1979 in Vosloorus, South Africa. He is from Gauteng in South Africa. Only his father’s first name is known “Samuel” information about his mother and if he has siblings remains unknown.

Dj Cleo Educational Background

The only information known about Dj Cleo education is that he attended Spring Boys High School. 

His height and body weight is unknown but he is quite tall.

Dj Cleo Career

DJ Cleo is a house producer known in South Africa for house and Kwaito hits like “Yile Gqom, Bhampa side to side, Aaaiiiyyy” and lots more. He is also well known as a dance music producer. DJ Cleo’s music career started as a producer of the Unrestricted Breakfast Show. The show was hosted by DJ Fresh on YFM. Later on, he moved on to and founded his own recording label ” Will of Steel Productions”. His first recorded music was titled Pitch Black Afro.

DJ Cleo is someone who likes to live a private life, he lives his life away from social media. The talented South Africa entertainer worked on the Oscar-winning soundtrack film Tsotsi. Dj Cleo has formerly worked as a freelance producer, he has worked for Zondi Entertainment Enterprise in the series Rhythm City. DJ Cleo has been featured with a lot of popular musicians, including Nigerian singer Iyanya, on the Heavy K song titled ” Yini”.

DJ Cleo Songs and Albums


  • Nisho njalo
  • Wena Ng’hamba Nawe
  • Mabebeza
  • Facebook
  • Good Music
  • I Approve
  • Mind Ckuf
  • Dikota
  • Fallen
  • Ruthless
  • Samba DJ
  • I’m Loving You
  • phase 4
  • If U Wanna Fly
  • Do It (Bleksem)
  • Try And Love Me
  • Can You Believe
  • I Call Your Name With Love
  • When I 1st Saw You
  • Goodbye Ft DJ What What
  • Facebook (Eskhaleni 8)
  • Quarter To
  • B*** Freek
  • Goodbye
  • Do It Again
  • Gabz To Mbabane
  • Hands up
  • Bloemfontein Funk
  • Ndiya Ndiya
  • bhampa side to side
  • Hands Up (Club Edit)
  • Lalela Lengoma
  • Discolified
  • East Rand Funk
  • Akulalwa
  • More Ruthless
  • Mzimba shaker
  • Ndizayitya Lemali
  • Quarter Past
  • Wena
  • Kuyafiwa
  • Discolification
  • Tlou
  • Don’t Runaway
  • Aaaiiiyyy (Siya Ghida)
  • Extension 2
  • Telefunk Call
  • Clap Your Hands
  • My ma se kind
  • Sizohlangana ku Facebook


  • Es’khaleni: 2002
  • Es’khaleni Zone 3: 2006
  • Es’Khaleni Phase 4: 2007
  • Es’Khaleni Unit 5: 2009
  • Es’Khaleni Unit 5: 2009
  • Es’ Khaleni 7: 2010
  • Es’Khaleni 8: 2011
  • Es’khaleni Ext. 2: 2013

DJ Cleo Relationship 

DJ stated in an interview that he is presently engaged and will soon tie the knot. As stated above, he lives a simple life, he loves to keep his personal life private and so he has decided to keep his love life private. According to him, he stated that the world is mean and that’s why he had decided to live a private life.

“The world currently is so hard and it gets worse. JR (Rapper) was blessed recently with a child and it was heartbreaking to see how people turned around to make fun of him, instead of celebrating with him. I have to try to keep things private as well to not put people under pressure. You should not by anyway be studied or judged for just living life. At the end of the day, all you want is for those that love you to live a normal life” This was DJ Cleo statement in an interview.

DJ Cleo Achievements and Awards

DJ Cleo is more of a producer than a Disc Jockey. He is one of the best music producers in South Africa and he has been awarded the following awards:

  • He won the award of the Best-Selling Ring-Tone, “Facebook” at the South African Music Awards: 2012.
  • MTN Best-Selling Mobile Music Download “Facebook” at the South African Music Awards: 2012.
  • Urban Dance award for his “Es’khaleni” album Phase 4 in the South African Music Awards: 2008.
  • He also won the award of the Best-Selling True-Tone Download in the year 2008; “Facebook” in the South African Music Awards: 2008

DJ Cleo Net Worth

DJ Cleo has a long career in the South African entertainment industry, he has been in the industry for over a decade. In an interview, he was asked about his current net worth, he stated that “it’s obviously true, there are reports of me being a millionaire, but the fact is that I am worth a lot of millions”. The producer is said to have an estimated net worth of about $2 million.

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