Award-winning DJ Black Coffee is receiving the best possible medical attention after being involved in a severe accident on a flight to Argentina. His management team posted on X and Instagram on Wednesday. 

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The 47-year-old is said to be surrounded by supportive family and members of his team. They were also travelling with him to a scheduled show in Mar Del Plata.


“Black Coffee was involved in a severe travel accident on a flight en route to his scheduled show in Mar del Plata. 

“The incident resulted in unforeseen complications and left him with some injuries,” the statement added. 

“We can confirm he is receiving the best possible medical attention and is surrounded by a supportive family and team.”

“In respect of his privacy, we kindly request understanding and patience from the media and his fans. Despite the challenges presented, Black Coffee is optimistic and recovering well. He looks forward to being back with you soon.”

DJ Black Coffee involved in a severe flight accident
DJ Black Coffee

Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture Zizi Kodwa is one of those who have also sent well wishes to the DJ. 

“I wish you a speedy recovery @RealBlackCoffee. You have done so much to elevate South African music and take it to the world. I spoke to Black Coffee’s family last night who are with him. All the best in your recovery Mashiane, Zukuzela, Masiyana,” said Kodwa.