The legendary DJ Tira is well known for his signature sound ‘Chikichikichaaaaaa’ and he has decided to capitalize on it.
On Thursday night, DJ Tira took to Twitter were he tweeted: “For all artists/ DJs who wants Chikichikichaaaaaa on their songs….the price has gone up! R50k. Verse is R70k. Chorus is R100k.”
- R50,000 for Tira to go; “Chikichikichaaaaaa” on your track
- R70,000 for him to give you a verse on the song
- R100,000 to do a chorus
See the tweet below:
Responding to a fan’s criticism, the 40-year-old DJ explained why he charged so much: “My average songs makes people hundreds of thousands! And I don’t make average songs!!! Hit after Hit!!! Phika Vuma!”
— Keneilwe Mosupye (@neilwefk) June 7, 2018
Guys I charge 15 MTN airtime for Chikichikichaaa, I can also do the things that gets the verse to be done for R50 e wallet R150 chorus.
Faka imali uzobona!
Uzongthola nextdoor eAfro! pic.twitter.com/aP7OCPqbge
— Percyval Tolo (@ToloPercyval) June 7, 2018
Someone is drunk pic.twitter.com/AdZE0BUmE1
— uMama Ka Haig & Apollo (@p_mangena) June 7, 2018
Tira is also the founder of Afrotainment which signed successful Durban artists such as Distruction Boyz, Naakmusiq and Dream Team.