MacG is a 35-year-old South African radio disc jockey, podcaster, and producer of house music born on November 6th, 1988. He has an estimated net worth of $750,000.
MacG started his career as a young performer in 2000 on the kids’ show Craze on e.TV. Since then, he has continued to work to establish a solid business reputation for himself in the entertainment sector.
How Old is MacG?
MacG was born on the 6th of November 1988. He is currently 35 years old. MacG’s real name is Macgyver Mukwevho. He was born and raised in Gauteng, South Africa. The identities and whereabouts of his family members are still yet to be disclosed to the public.
The sensational DJ spent his childhood and early years in his hometown in Gauteng. He completed his primary school education at one of the schools in his region before proceeding to Hyde Park High School, where he did his matric.
It was at Hyde Park that he kick-started his entertainment career.
What Is MacG’s Net Worth?
The value of MacG’s assets is estimated at $750,000. He made his wealth through various endeavors in the entertainment industry. Let’s take a look at how he was able to amass such a jaw-dropping figure.
e.tv Youth Programme
MacG began his journey as an entertainer as the host of the Youth programme Craze, which aired on e.tv. He anchored the program for five years, precisely from 2000 to 2005.
In the course of his 5-year-stint, he was able to build an overwhelming number of fans and also earn substantial income for his role as the program host.
Music DJ career
MacG left the Craze programme to pursue a career in DJing full-time, which has always been his dream. He began his DJ career at the Gautengg-based radio station, YFM. He had the opportunity to host great shows on weekends at the radio station.
MacG’s popularity soared after he started airing the early morning show on weekdays and later the lunchtime shows. He worked at Johannesburg’s top-rated music station 947 for eight years, commencing in 2010, until 2018.
While working at 947, he hosted weeknights from 10p.m to 1a.m every day and a dance show, 947 Bloc Party, every Saturday from 6 – 9 p.m. He also performed with well-known artists and served as the host of other noteworthy events.
MacG has accumulated enormous riches through his work as a DJ. In addition to being one of the most in-demand DJs in the nation, he is a major player in the entertainment sector. He performs private gigs as well. Sadly, he hasn’t revealed his earnings as a DJ.
Podcast and Chill with MacG
MacG launched his podcast in 2018 after he left 947 music station. He has conducted interviews with more than a hundred well-known figures in the South African music and entertainment industries since starting his podcast.
Millions of people have viewed and listened to the podcast, and it has experienced several viral moments. In fact, Mac G has built one of the most sought-after platforms for conversations and interviews.
Due to the manner in which he conducts interviews, he has been labeled the Charlamagne Tha God of South Africa. His podcast debuted with its first episode in July 2018.
It’s not clear if he has any other sources of income besides those mentioned above.
Monetization of YouTube Channel
MacG is one of those who celebrates every milestone in his career. His YouTube channel has since been monetized and recently, he shared another major milestone.
He makes an enormous fortune from YouTube on a monthly basis.