TikTokker Skomota, also known as Ngwana Sesi, has been making waves on social media with his viral dance videos. However, recently, his price tag for bookings was leaked, leaving many netizens stunned.
A screenshot of a text conversation between Skomota’s manager and a potential client started circulating online. In the conversation, the client inquired about the cost of booking Skomota for a performance, to which the manager responded with a whopping R90K.
The revelation of Skomota’s booking fee sparked a flurry of reactions from netizens. Some were in disbelief, questioning whether he was truly worth the hefty price tag. Others marvelled at the opportunities that come with viral fame and encouraged Skomota to make the most of it.
One user quipped, “Thawa thawa is no more,” referring to the notion that Skomota’s popularity had skyrocketed, leading to his increased fee. Another user humorously asked, “Is he getting the money mara?” expressing surprise at the amount.
😃 Skomota doesn’t play around!!!🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/2nhGbarhmY
— DJ Jawz (@DJJawz) January 21, 2024
While some netizens were taken aback by the price, others acknowledged the demand and supply dynamics in the entertainment industry. “He is applying the demand and supply rule,” one user commented.
Skomota’s viral success and the revelation of his high booking fee highlight the serious business of entertainment in South Africa. As one user pointed out, “Entertainment down south is serious business with crazy rates.”
Skomota’s rise to fame may have come with a price, but it’s clear that his dancing skills have captured the attention and admiration of many. Whether or not his booking fee is justified, one thing is certain: Skomota has made a name for himself in the world of viral sensations.