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Senzo Brikka Vilakazi (born 11 August 1988) known professionally as Kwesta, is a South African rapper and songwriter.[3] Born in Katlehong, Gauteng, a township also known as ‘K1’.[4] In 2003, at the age of 15, he and his friends formed a rap group Ghetto Fellaz which then changed to The Juvenylz, in 2003. He is currently signed to his own independent media company known as RapLyf Records with co-founder Kid X.[5]

He released his debut studio album Special ReKwest (2010) and his second album DaKAR (2013), which peaked number 3 on iTunes South Africa Hip-hop/Rap Chart.[6]

On 26 February 2016, he released his third studio album DaKAR II,[7] with singles include; “Ngud’,” “Nomayini”, “Day Ones”, “Ngiyazifela Ngawe,” “Mayibabo” and “Mmino” and was certified 7x Platinum by Recording Industry of South Africa (RISA).[8][9] Having sold 210 000 copies in South Africa, Kwesta became best selling hip hop albums of all-time.[10][11]

“Spirit” was released, in 2017 featuring American rapper Wale and was certified platinum by RISA.

His accolades include 6 South African Music Awards, 4 South African Hip Hop Awards, 1 MTV Africa Music Awards, and 1 Metro FM Awards