AKA turns 33 years of age today and many of his fans have taken to social media to celebrate with him.
Super Mega has really done well for himself in the industry.
AKA is one of the most successful Mzansi rappers.
He has won countless accolades, shared the stage and collaborated with the best in the world and he’s still determined to succeed despite all the wins in his life.
Let’s take a look at some truth about the rapper:
Kiernan Jarryd Forbes professionally known as AKA, is a South African rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer and entrepreneur born and raised in Cape Town, Western Cape.
Forbes gained significance after releasing his single “Victory Lap” which was released from his debut album, Altar Ego (2011).The album was certified gold by RiSA for its commercial success.
In 2002, Forbes alongside his two friends Vice Versa and Greyhound, formed a hip hop group called Entity. The group received a nominee on the KORA Awards for the Best African Hip Hop category.
In April 2018, Forbes alongside vodka brand Cruz launched the watermelon-flavoured drink with his initial on the bottles. That same month, Forbes was featured as a special guest on WWE Live events which were held in Johannesburg and Cape Town.
As for 2019, he was the roastee for the Comedy Central Roast special.
Forbes began dating producer DJ Zinhle at the end of 2014. After receiving several South African Hip Hop Awards accolades, Zinhle hinted at their relationship by tweeting “Congratulations to my winner”. The couple have a daughter named Kairo, born on 8 July 2015.
7. In August 2015, Forbes and Zinhle split after it was revealed that Forbes allegedly cheated on Zinhle.
8. The star is dating stunner Nelli Tembe. Since AKA started Nelli, he has been excitedly sharing snaps and videos of the two of them on his social media pages.