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  • She is not only an accomplished singer and actress but is also a talented songwriter
  • Sabrina Carpenter made her acting debut at the age of 11 in the NBC drama series “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit.
  • She has received training in various dance forms, including jazz, ballet, tap, and contemporary. 
  • She has been involved in numerous charitable initiatives and has supported organizations such as Ryan Seacrest Foundation, Make-A-Wish Foundation, and Girl Up. 
  • She has a large following on platforms like Instagram and Twitter, where she shares glimpses of her personal life, and music updates, and interacts with her supporters


  • He was nominated for a SAMA Record of The Year  in 2011 for “Taking it Easy” ft Goodluck 
  • Mathew Gold grew up in a musical family
  • He made it to the Top 12 of Idols SA season 5
  • He was also a presenter on magazine show Hectic 9-nine
  • He was born Mathew Moolman in Cape Town 


  • The Weeknd has won many awards including won three Grammy Awards, nine Billboard Music Awards
  • The Weeknd was born in Toronto, Ontario
  • The Weeknd is of Ethiopian descent
  • The Weeknd has sold over 12.5 million certified physical albums
  • The Weeknd is trilingual 


  • Although he is famously known as K.O, his real name is Ntokozo Mdluli
  • K.O started rapping at a young age, and while he was in high school, he participated in different cyphers 
  • He began his career as a member of Teargas, a South African hip hop group 
  • K.O’s fans also refer to him as Mr Cashtime and Skhanda Gawd 
  • K.O attended Vaal University of Technology where he studied a national diploma in public relations management.


  • Pnau is an Australian dance music group
  • There are two members: a singer, Nick Littlemore, and a guitarist, Peter Mayes
  • Their debut album, Sambanova (1999), won the ARIA Award for Best Dance Release
  • They were signed to a record label under musician Elton John


  • Nau’Jour Lazier Grainger is better known by his stage name Toosii
  • Toosii is known for his TikTok-viral song “Favorite Song”, and his debut studio album, Poetic Pain, which peaked at number 17 on the Billboard 200
  • Toosii’s  stage name is inspired by his childhood nickname ‘Toota,’ and by his football teammates who mocked him by calling him ‘Toosii
  • Toosii is signed to South Coast Music Group and Capitol Records 
  • Toosii started to pursue his musical career at the age of 13


  • Nicki Minaj released her own mobile game called ‘Nicki Minaj: The Empire’ in December 2016.
  • Nicki Minaj started her music career in a rap group called Hoodstarz. There were three other members in the group – Lou$tar, Scagg Beezy and 7even Up. 
  • Nicki Minaj has a tattoo in Chinese written on her left arm that reads “God is with me always”.
  • Nicki Minaj is acrophobic, meaning she is afraid of heights.
  • In 2013, Nicki Minaj earned $12 million as a judge on season 12 of “American Idol,” 


  • PinkPantheress was born to a Kenyan mother and a white English father
  • PinkPantheress’ real name Vicky Beverly Walker
  • In April of 2021, PinkPantheress was signed to Parlophone 
  • PinkPantheress prides herself on maintaining privacy in her personal life
  • PinkPantheress credits Green Day and Paramore as big musical influences


  • He is the first artist in Africa to get a YouTube Silver Button 
  • Nasty C was heavily influenced in his sound by his older brother who was once a producer.
  • In 2019 Nasty C was the only South African artist nominated for a BET Hip Hop award in the Best International Flow category.
  • From the beginning of his rap career, Nasty C has been influenced by hip hop greats such as T.I.
  • Nasty C’s role model is none other than our very own AKA. Nasty C got to meet and open for him in 2013 at his Alter-Ego nationwide album launch.


  • Lil Yachty worked at McDonald’s to supplement his income early in his career
  • Lil Yachty’s birth name is Miles Parks McCollum
  • Lil Yachty’s alter-ego is ‘Lil Boat’ 
  • Lil Yachty refers to his music as ‘bubblegum trap’ 
  • Lil yachty was a model for Kanye West in Yeezy Season 3 


  • Kaliii’s birth name is Kaliya Ashley Ross
  • Kaliii is an American rapper from Roswell, Georgia
  • Kaliii is noted for her songs poking fun at past partners and her carefree attitude
  • Kaliii is only 22 years old
  • Kaliii is signed to Atlantic Records 


  • Lola Brooke signed with Team 80 Productions in 2016
  • Lola Brooke was signed to Arista Records in January 2023 and was an opening act on ‘A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie’s Me v’ 
  • Lola Brooke named DMX, Jay-Z, Lil Wayne, Missy, Eve, Busta Rhymes and Meek Mill as some of her biggest inspirations
  • Lola Brooke began composing music at the age of 8
  • Lola Brooke’s stage name is a combination of the names of the Looney Tunes character Lola Bunny and Brooklyn


  • Will Linley is a musician and songwriter from Cape Town, South Africa 
  • Will Linley’s ‘Miss Me (When You’re Gone)’ hit #1 on Apple Music in Cape Town 
  • Will Linley started out as a breakthrough TikTok sensation 
  • Will Linley began singing as a hobby but decided to take it seriously when the pandemic hit 
  • Will Linley performed in an opera when he was 9 years old 


  • Lil Durk is known as the founder of the collective and record label, Only the Family
  • Lil Durk was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois
  • Lil Durk is father to six children
  • Lil Durk’s real name is Durk Derrick Banks
  • Lil Durk has a younger brother, Dontay Banks, Jr., who is better known by his nickname, DThang


  • Rita adds hot sauce in a banana sandwhich.
  • Her favourite flower is a rose 
  • Her fans are called “Ritabots”
  • Ed Sheeran is one of her best friends
  • She is also an actress


  • Metro Boomin’s real name is Leland Tyler Wayne
  • Metro Boomin began making beats when he was 13 years old 
  • Metro Boomin is also known as Young Metro or simply Metro
  • When Metro Boomin was in high school, Metro’s mother would often drive him for over eight hours from St. Louis to Atlanta to collaborate with artists he met online
  • Metro Boomin was 19 years old when he released his first mixtape called 19 & Boomin


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