Benjamin Dube Bio, Wiki, Age, Family, Wife, Net Worth, Albums

Benjamin Dube Biography

Benjamin Dube is a South African gospel singer, songwriter, TV personality, music producer, and pastor. He serves as the senior pastor of the High Praise Centre located east of Johannesburg in Voslorus.

How old is Benjamin Dube? – Age

Dube is 62 years old as of 2024. He was born on January 23, 1962, in Johannesburg, South Africa, where he also grew up.

How tall is Benjamin Dube? – Height

He stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.

Benjamin Dube’s Mother, Father – Family

Benjamin was born to his loving parents, the late Reverend Benjamin Dube and Grace Dube in Johannesburg, South Africa. His father Benjamin was a guitarist while his mother was a singer. He shared his childhood with his four siblings whose identities are still not yet clear.

Benjamin Dube’s Education

Dube attended Daliwonga Secondary School and later graduated with a degree in Psychology.

Is Benjamin Dube Married? – Wife

Benjamin has been in two marriages. His first marriage was to Phindile Valencia Dube, and the two of them had three children. After that, he wed Mapila Thabile Dube, with whom he had a son. Based on his own marital and divorce experiences, he now provides couples with counselling. His four sons are, Mangi Dube, Mthokozisi Dube, Sihle Dube, and Buhle Dube.

Singer Benjamin Dube Photo
Singer Benjamin Dube Photo

Benjamin Dube Career

Dube is a renowned gospel singer and songwriter who rose to prominence in the 80’s. He began to play the bass guitar and drums at the age of eleven. They started out as the Dube Family Singers, a church choir, but sadly, his father passed away.

The Dube Family Singers, however, carried on their father’s tradition and visited the Netherlands despite this tragic event. The album “Vader Vergeef he then,” which translates to “Father Forgive Them,” was inspired by the tale of his father’s murder. Additionally, In 1980, he started a high school vocal ensemble named “Share The Good News.”

Moreover, he entered and thankfully won a SABC talent hunt. When Dube recorded “HOLY SPIRIT” with Benjamin and The Youth Choir in 1986, he embarked on his preaching career. Since then, he has paved the way for his ministry career and recorded several songs as a solo artist.

Furthermore, due to the popularity of the song “HOLY SPIRIT,” he became well-known in South Africa. In 1988, he collaborated with Lucky Dube on the song “Ebenezer” and was asked to accompany American gospel musician James Cleveland on his tour of South Africa. Later on, he went on a US tour and performed alongside Andre Crouch, among others.

Benjamin Dube’s Net Worth

Benjamin has an estimated net worth of $1 Million to $5 Million (Approx.).


  • I Feel Like Going On
  • In His Presence
  • Worship In His Presence
  • Oh! Bless Our God
  • Looking Back
  • Praise The Lord – The Collection Vol. 1
  • The Best Of (Live)
  • Healing In His Presence
  • You Blessed Me Still
  • Sanctified in His Presence
  • High praise explosion 2002
  • Renewal in His Presence
  • Love Africa
  • All Time Favourites, Vol.2
  • For Every Mountain… Thank You
  • All Time Favourites, Vol.1
  • All Time Favourites, Vol.3
  • Eh Yahweh (Live)
  • Benjamin Dube – Spiritual Celebration, Vol.1
  • Feel like going on
  • Spiritual Celebration, Vol. 2


You can find and follow Dube on Twitter using the account name: @benjamindube

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