10 Things You Don’t Know About Aka
South African super star and award winning rapper AKA arrived in Lagos on the 1st of Feb 2015 and he will also be performing at Industry Nite today, Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at Spice Lounge. We had an interview with him, you can check that out below;
Here are 10 things you don’t know about this famous rapper.
1. His real name is Kiernan Jordan Forbes.
2. He was born on the 28th of January 1988
3. He was part of the rap group Entity that had a hit with “Touch N Go”. Entity were nominated in 2005 for “Best African Hip Hop” in the KORA Awards.
4. In 2006, He went to study Sound Engineering.
5. He is largely regarded as the ‘Prince of South African Rap’.
6. He has a crush on Tiwa Savage but respects the fact that she’s married.
7. He likes Nigerian artistes like Ice Prince, Bruna Boy and Wizkid.
8. He has won many awards including “Best Street Urban Music Album” and “Male Artist of the Year” at the 18th South African Music Awards (SAMA) South African equivalent to the Grammys.
9. He has recorded a song with Ice prince, Skales and many other Nigerian Artiste.
1o. He has been active in the music industry since 2002.