Black Coffee (born Nkosinathi Maphumulo on 11 March 1976) is a South African multi award winning record producer and DJ. He began his career back in 1994 and has released five albums and one live DVD under his Jo'burg-based record label, Soulistic Music. He is arguably one of the most influential musicians in Africa. He had his big break shortly after being chosen as a participant in the 2004 Red Bull Music Academyheld in Cape Town. On the 29th of September 2015, he won the "Breakthrough DJ Of The Year" award at the DJ Awards in Ibiza a few weeks after the release of his fifth studio album, Pieces Of Me.