- Quavo made an acting appearance on season 1 of the show ‘Atlanta’
- He was named the most influential rapper in 2014
- Quavo’s favourite rapper is Jay-Z
- He was a quarterback for his high school football team
- He is ⅓ of the HipHop trio, Migos
- Yanga Chief used to enter talent shows and was part of a drama club in his schooling days.
- Yanga Chief taught himself the production of music videos so he could help artists represent themselves the way they saw themselves.
- Yanga Chief started rapping in primary school, at the young age of 10 in grade 4.
- Yanga Chief played the trumpet in a brass band in school.
- Yanga Chief’s top 5 favourite South African artists are K.O; AKA; Khuli Chana; Kwesta and Kid X.
- Musa Keys studied Sound Engineering at Damelin but he dropped out while he was in his second year.
- At 14 years old, Musa Keys produced his first song.
- Talent management agency T Effect has signed a contract with Musa Keys, alongside his company Top Tier Entertainment.
- Musa Keys is widely known for his singles ‘Samarian Boy’ featuring Sir Trill and Nobantu Vilakazi, which has amassed more than 5 million views on YouTube since February 2021.
- Musa Keys has worked with a number of top local musicians including DBN Gogo and Major League DJz.
MAJOR LEAGUE DJZ
- The Major League Djz twins have done a lot of weekly mixes on Khozi FM and Mafikeng FM.
- Major League Djz has decided to become the ambassadors for the McDonald’s Street Rhythm campaign.
- Major League Djz’s favourite artists are Sjava and Nasty C, Zonke and Nadia Nakai.
- The estimated net worth of Major League Djz is about $200,000 – 500,00$
- The Major League Djz twins were born on January 3, 1991.
- Mthunzi is originally from Hammarsdale in Kwazulu Natal
- He signed under El World Music
- He got his name from his grandfather, “uMthunzi wokuphumula amatshitshi namajongosi, which means, “a place of rest for the maidens
- His debut album “Selimathunzi” comprises 16 tracks.
- NBA YoungBoy stands for – “YoungBoy Never Broke Again”
- Born October 20, 1999, NBA YoungBoy is 22 years old.
- NBA YoungBoy is a father to eight children – five sons and two daughters. His youngest child’s gender is yet to be revealed.
- In April 2021 NBA YoungBoy was incarcerated for being in possession of an illegal firearm
- In May 2021 It was rumoured that NBA YoungBoy died in his jail cell, the rumours were debunked.
- Doja is another word for marijuana which she thought sounded cute and her love for cats is how the name Doja Cat was born.
- Doja Cat is Jewish.
- At 11, Doja Cat took breakdancing and danced with a crew in Los Angeles. She also went to a surfing camp growing up.
- She dropped out of high school in 11th grade and took up music. She started recording songs on GarageBand and posted them on SoundCloud.
- Her debut single, “So High,” was released on SoundCloud in 2013 and then re-released as a single once she signed to a label.
- He chose Tyga as his nickname because his mother used to call him “Little Tiger Woods.
- Tyga and his then-partner Blac Chyna named their son King Cairo Stevenson
- Tyga actually owned a tiger for a little bit, before the animal was taken away by authorities in 2014
- His mother is reportedly Vietnamese and his father is of Afro-Jamaican descent.
- Tyga lived out every kid’s dream when he installed a water slide from his bedroom window to his backyard pool
- His father is from Barbados, the island where Rihanna hails from
- In 2012 he transitioned from pescatarian to vegetarian after learning the horrors of the poultry industry.
- His mother named him after rap legend Rakim
- The death of his older brother inspired him to start rapping
- Between 2011 and 2012, he dated Australian rapper, Iggy Azaelia
THE KID LAROI
- Born Charlton Kenneth Jeffrey Howard on 17 August 2003
- He is an Australian singer/songwriter and rapper
- Howard originally gained recognition from his association and friendship with American rapper Juice Wrld while he was on tour in Australia
- his collaboration with Juice Wrld on “Go” peaked at number 52 on the Billboard Hot 100.
- His debut mixtape, F*ck Love (2020), peaked at number one on the Australian ARIA Charts, making him the youngest Australian solo artist ever to reach the top of the chart
- 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,”
- Ella Mai was born on November 3, 1994, in London, England, to a Jamaican mother and an Irish father.
- She released her self-titled debut album in October 2018
- She appeared on season 11 of X Factor as part of the girl group “Arize”
- Her hit single “Boo’d Up” went platinum in June 2018
- She was named after the great jazz singer Ella Fitzgerald
- Dave is 5ft 11, or 180.3 cm tall
- His real name is David Orobosa Omoregie
- Dave made his acting debut in the 2019 Netflix revival of Top Boy playing the role of Modie
- Dave was born in Brixton and raised in Streatham, South London.
- Dave is of Nigerian descent
- Glass Animals met at 13 years old at secondary school in Oxford and began playing together as a band in 2010.
- Glass Animals’ song ‘How To Be A Human Being’ had huge success in America and Australia and has so far sold almost half a million copies.
- In 2010 Glass Animals played their first gig at Oxford’s Jericho Tavern, the same place Radiohead played theirs.
- Bayley, who also produces the band’s music, was studying for a medical degree in London when he realised Glass Animals were taking off.
- Glass Animals hooked up with the Joey Bada$$ on the standalone single ‘Lose Control’.