South African Rapper, AKA Gets Endorsed By Sony Music Africa


He has been working hard and rising fast to the top and it seems all that hard work is paying.

He is currently one of Africa’s fiercest emcee/producer, at the moment.

AKA (real name Kiernan Forbes) is one of South Africa’s top Hip-Hop artists, with the suaveness of his brand and his undeniable talent.

The multiple SAMA, Metro FM and Channel O Music Video Award-winner has signed a multi-album deal with Sony Music through its new local urban label Sound African recordings.

Executive head of A&R, Sound African recordings Zakes Bantwini made the announcement through their platform

‘We’re excited to add AKA’s illustrious career to our stable. ‘We are excited about AKA’s growth prospects in Africa and beyond.’

The Sony Music /AKA partnership is the key catalyst to change the business and face of Music across Africa, especially in the key areas of quality, distribution and content management’.

AKA is a multi-award winning artist, who recently climbed the iTunes singles chart with ‘Congratulate’ and ‘Run Jozi’, both singles released from album ‘Levels’.



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