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Born on the 28th of January 1988, Kiernan Jarryd Forbes popularly acknowledged through his stage name AKA is a prolific rapper, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur in South Africa.

AKA is also known with the aid of his fans as SupaMega, Bhova, Mega,Bhovamania. The rapper gained prominence after liberating his “Victory Lap” single, which become a music from his debut album  “Alter Ego” in 2011.

AKA has on the grounds that his debut long gone directly to release topnotch songs and studio initiatives that have long gone Platinum, through the years. 

The rapper currently launched his on line TV station with the call AKATV, which may be accessed on numerous cell gadgets.

AKA has collaborated with various top artists within the SA Hip-hop recreation. He has additionally finished on degree with both International and nearby artist and has additional time created a unique brand for himself.


AKA is originally from Western Cape, Cape Town. The rapper was raised by using his grandmother in Michell’s undeniable and in 1995, he moved to Johannesburg to stay together with his mother Lynn Forbes.

The rapper has a daughter by way of the call Kairo Owethu Forbes, whom he had along with his ex famend DJ Zinhle. The rapper now co-mother and father alongside DJ Zinhle after their separation.

Music for AKA commenced at a very young age, after he discovered he had ardour for music and went directly to shape an award triumphing group with his pals.


AKA is a college graduate. The rapper with a humble starting attended Holy Cross Convent in Cape Town even as staying along with his grandmother before converting to Greenside Primary faculty after relocating to Johannesburg to live along with his mom. Later, he joined St John’s College.


AKA were given is principal track damage after he released his “Victory Lap” singles returned in 2011. Although tune for his commenced at a totally early age. AKA alongside his two buddies Vice Versa and Greyhound, determined to shape a hip hop organization known as Entity again in 2002. The organization became so famous, it received diverse awards.

AKA fell in love with tune manufacturing and determined to discover ways to produce. This turned into what started out his journey to Co-founding the production outfit “I.V League” alongside two different individuals. The record label has long past on to provide songs for artists like Khuli Chana.

AKA additionally endured on his fulfillment with the release of his chart topping songs and his albums that had been later licensed platinum over the years.

AKA released a watermelon-flavoured drink with the vodka logo Cruz in 2018, this changed into some other main deal he signed upon debuting. He has worked along different manufacturers like Reebok as properly. AKA has been capable of create a emblem, which each person wants to associate with.


AKA has achieved and headlined most important shows each locally and the world over. The rapper has held his non-public concerts, that have sold out on many occasions.

AKA featured at the WWE live occasion on the eighth of April 2019 in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa. AKA additionally were given featured on the Comedy Central SA annual Roast unique in February 2019.


AKA is currently in a relationship along with his new lady friend named Nelli Tembe. He previously dated DJ Zinhle, who he has a daughter with and separated in 2019. The rapper was additionally once romantically worried with the well-known TV persona, Bonang Matheba.


AKA’s Networth is estimated at 12 million bucks. This is calculated from bills for show performances, album income, Money crafted from his Youtube perspectives, endorsement offers, Properties and investments owned through him.

He is a person who has inspired so many young people . You can also discover him for your social media systems which includes Instagram and on his modern-day publish he shared with lovers great photos of him searching good-looking which left many dumbfounded in Mzansi . 

We can all study something from him and I believe you loved reading about him . Please like , share and kindly leave remarks .

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