Afrotraction Biography, Music, Album, Net Worth


Afrotraction Biography, Music, Album, Net Worth

Afrotraction Biography, Music, Album, Net Worth

Mzwandile Moya, better known by his stage name Afrotraction, is a South African R&B and neo soul musician and producer. He is a self-taught pianist who sings in Siswati and English. Afrotraction is one of Africa’s most successful young jazz musicians.

  • Real Name : Mzwandile Moya
  • Stage Name : Afrotraction
  • Date of birth : 16 April 1983, Nelspruit , South Africa
  • Tribe : Swati
  • Marital Status: Married
  • Occupation : Singer, Song writer, Producer
  • Instagram : @thee_afrotraction
  • Net Worth : US$300 000
  • Awards: South African Music Award for Best R&B/Soul/Reggae Album


Mzwandile Moya’s music can be described as a fusion of jazz, R&B, Neo Soul, and house music. He has been making good music for 11 years and has 8 CDs to his credit. Afrotraction has worked with a diverse range of artists, including Black Motion, Thee Gibbs, and Mthokozisi Ndava. His most recent album, named ‘The Launch of the Jazzyano,’ was released in 2021. The album is named ‘Jazzyano’ since it is inspired by a blend of jazz and current Amapiano sounds.


  1. Soul Deep (2009)
  2. Soulfully Yours (2012)
  3. For The Lovers (2014)
  4. Love & Respect (2016)
  5. Relationships (2017)
  6. The Gospel Of Afrotraction: Moya
  7. Movement (2020)
  8. The Launch of JazzYano (2021)
  9. Love Over Dose (L.O.D EP) (2019


Some of his tracks that might be of interest to you, released in no particular order, Here are Few Music Videos:

  • Afro’Traction — Ngimtholile

  • AFROTRACTION – MNIKE (Official Video)


Awards & Nominations

Won best R&B/Soul/Reggae Album at the 21st South African Music Awards for their album For the Lovers.

Pictures of Afrotraction

Pictures of Afrotraction

Social media

Afrotraction does not have a Twitter account. Afrotraction has a whopping 15.2k Instagram followers. He’s been around for almost a decade, but he has little social media followers.