Masego born Micah Davis is an American instrumentalist, singer and songwriter born in Jamaica. The singer is an international, contemporary genre- fusing entertainer who has referred to his own music style as “TrapHouseJazz” or Emotion. In addition to his vocals, he is a multi instrumentalist; playing a variety of instruments such as the saxophone, drums, xylophone, trombone and piano.
Masego’s collaborative record with FKJ titled “Tadow” has gone viral; amassing over 100 million views and counting on YouTube. The singer has gained much of internet’s fanbase from his record titled Navajo, which was premiered by Berlin platform “Colors”.
The song has been streamed over 20 million times and counting, triggering a snowball effect leading to a worldwide sold out tour. He is also known for his masterful song “Lavish Lullaby” on the series open mic from Genius YouTube channel as well as the song ‘Favorite things” on YouTube. Masego is slated to have a worldwide tour on April to August 2019.
Masego’s name hails from the Tswana (Botswana) dialect meaning ‘Blessings’ It was in high school when Davis adopted the name Masego after finding out his family had roots in South Africa. This felt to Davis like a proper stage name due to his nickname back in church being “Blessing”
Masego was born on June 8, 1993.
Masego Parents| Family
The singer was born to a father with roots from Jamaica and an African-American mother. His father was in the U.S Air Force while his mother was an entrepreneur. Additionally, Masego’s mother and father were also pastors and he was raised in a non-denominational Christian home. His father’s military field of work eventually led to the family setting camp in Virginia where he learnt most of his musical work .
He is currently not in a relationship
The singer is pretty tall, standing at a height of 6 ft 3 inches (191 cm)
He has an estimated salary of between $10k to $50k per year.
Masego Net worth
The singer’s net worth is estimated to be $500,000 with his income streaming from music sales, features and tours.
The vocalist used to beat on books at a young age, which eventually led to the drums becoming the first instrument he learned without formal lessons. Masego has gone on record speaking about learning piano, sax and various drum machines in order to impress his crush back in his years in school. Masego attended Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia before leaving to focus solely on his musical career.
Masego Lady Lady
In September 2018, The singer released his debut album titled Lady Lady by EQT Records. The album was received with a positive response with notable hit singles such as ” Lady Lady” , ‘Old Age’ and the hit song featuring FKJ titled ‘Tadow’. Lady lady featured prolific artists such as Tiffany Gouche, FKJ, SiR and De Wayne Jackson.
Masego has stated that the church was one of the first places where he got the chance to learn musical instruments as well as learn from talented musicians courtesy of the fact that both of his parents were pastors. Masego has also been on record cited John P. Kee , Andre 3000 and Cab Calloway as his most notable influences. Masego grew up in a room with over 200 vinyl records on the walls where he would sample a variety of sounds.
Masego Tour | Live| Concert Dates
Masego Album| Music
|The Pink Polo EP