Diamond Platnumz and Jose Chameleone’s palatial mansions prove there are no rich musicians in Kenya (Photos)
Joseph Mayanja aka Jose Chameleone and Naseeb Abdul Juma popularly known by his stage name Diamond Platnumz, are undoubtedly the most successful musicians in East Africa.
Their success in music is also reflected in the expensive lifestyles they lead – the two superstars boast of expensive vehicles and privately owned mansions.
Jose lives in a swanky suburb of Muyenga in Kampala; the storied house has a swimming pool, two sitting rooms and dining areas; servant quarters and several bedrooms.
The ‘Tubonge’ hit maker also owns property in US, Rwanda and Tanzania.
“Those who wish to know how rich I am can go to the US embassy and secure visas then go right ahead and inquire about my property there. They can also go to Rwanda and Tanzania where I have homes,”Jose Chameleone by New Vision in 2013 when he was asked how rich he was.
Jose Chameleone’s house in Kampala
Talking of Diamond Platnumz, the singer has houses in Tanzania and South Africa. His ‘State House’ in Dar es Salaam is said to have cost him more 70 million shillings to put up.
Diamond’s State House has a color changing swimming pool, gym, a Kes 3.5 million gold-plated bathroom among other luxuries.
Diamond’s mansion in Dar es Salaam
What about his South African mansion? Watch the video below to see for yourself: