• Hamisa Mobetto is a Tanzanian model, singer, and social media star
• She was born on 10 December 1994 in Mwanza, Tanzania
• Before making a name for herself in music, Hamisa gained prestige as a model
• She earned Female Stylish of the Year at the Swahili Fashion Week Awards
• Hamisa has an estimated net worth of $3 million and is currently single focused on her career and raising her children
Who is Hamisa Mobetto?
Hamisa is a Tanzanian model, singer, and social media star, who rose to stardom with such songs as “Nipotezee”, “Madam Hero” and “My Love” among others.
Hamisa Mobetto Biography: Age, Childhood, and Education
Hamisa Hassan Mobetto was born on 10 December 1994, in Mwanza, Tanzania; she’s the daughter of Shufaa Lutigunga, but she hasn’t shared details about her father and siblings. Raised in a Muslim household, Hamisa is proud of her humble beginnings, and of her Islamic origins.
She went to Mabatini Primary school in Tandika, and later enrolled at St. Kayumba.
Before making a name for herself in music, Hamisa gained prestige as a model. At 17 years old, she participated in the Miss Indian Ocean 2011 beauty pageant, and was 2nd runner up in the competition. The same year, she competed for Miss Tanzania, however, she didn’t have any major success. Nevertheless, she continued to take part in beauty pageants, and in 2012 she participated in Miss University Africa, finishing in the top 10.
She began campaigning for various fashion brands, and launched her Instagram page, gradually becoming more popular, working with fashion brands and launching her own, Mobetto Styles.
Rise to Prominence
Hamisa saw her meteoric rise to stardom in 2017, when she was nominated for the People’s Choice Award, and Super Mum at the Starqt International Awards. At the time, she was dating Tanzanian rapper Diamond Platinumz, and appeared in the video for his hit single “Salome”.
Hamisa won Female Stylish of the Year the following year at the Swahili Fashion Week Awards; moreover, she hosted the Miss Tanzania Beauty pageant, then earned a nomination for Best East African Woman Entrepreneur at the BEFFTA Awards, and in December 2020, she was named the Best Female Digital Model of the Year at the Tanzania Digital Awards.
She has continued to upload pictures on her official Instagram, and now has around 9.5 million followers.
She has used her popularity as a model to help realize her dreams of becoming a singer. Ever since an early age she would sing, and everyone would praise her talents.
Hamisa released her debut single in 2018, entitled “Madam Hero”, and the video for the song now has over two million views on YouTube. She continued to make new music, and released the song “Tunaendana” the same year. Her music is described as part afrobeat and Bongo Flava.
She has now launched a YouTube channel to promote her music, and amassed over 210,000 subscribers. Some of her songs include “Ginger Me”, then “Nipotezee”, “Sensema”, “Forever”, and “Pop It”, among other songs.
As her career progressed, she started looking for recording deals but had a tough time finding one. As a result, Hamisa launched her own record label, Mobetto Music, in 2021. Since then, Hamisa has released her debut EP, “Your’s Truly” (2022).
Hamisa has also worked with several famous musicians, including Seneta Kilaka, Singah, Whozu Sensema, and many others.
As of mid- 2022, Hamisa Mobetto’s net worth has been estimated to be around $3 million, earned through her successful involvement in the entertainment industry as a model and singer.
Personal Life, Dating, Boyfriend, Single, Children
When it comes to her personal life, Hamisa is rather controversial. She was in a relationship with DJ Francis Ciza, and during their time together, Hamisa gave birth to a daughter, Fantasy Majizzo, but she hasn’t revealed why the two broke up.
She then started a relationship with renowned Tanzanian singer Diamond Platnumz, real name Nasibu Abdul Juma Issack.
The couple dated for a few years and have a son together, Deedalayan Abdul Naseeb, born in 2017, but the couple broke up in 2019; there is no information about the reason behind their break-up, but some sources have claimed that Diamond allegedly cheated on her.
In 2021, Hamisa was rumored to be in a relationship with American rapper Rick Ross; however, nothing has been confirmed.
According to reports, Hamisa is currently single, focused on raising her children and further developing her career. She has launched a children’s fashion line, Mobetto’s Kids Corner.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
The popular singer and model has black hair and brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 5ins(1.55m), weighs approximately 145lbs (65kgs), with vital statistics of 37-27-43, bra size 36BB.