• ID:   SA005
  • Stage Name:   Kwesta
  • First Name:   Senzo
  • Last Name:   Vilakazi
  • Username:   Kwesta
  • Gender:   Male
  • Country:   South Africa
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  • Age:   1990
  • Genre:   Afrobeat and Afropop
  • Skills:   Live Perfomance
  • Current Status:   Available


Senzo Mfundo Vilakazi (born 11 August 1988), better known by his stage name Kwesta, is a South African rapper and songwriter. He was born in Katlehong, Ekurhuleni, Gauteng. He is currently signed to His own Independent and media company known as Rap Lyf with co Founder Kid X . His third studio album DaKAR II was released on 26 February 2016. He has recorded a new song called “Spirit” he performed the music video in Katlehong, Ekurhuleni


In early 2010, Kwesta was selected to become a Brand SA ambassador performing as the headline act at the nationwide roadshow tour in the run-up to the FIFA World Cup,

Studio Albums

Special Rekwest:

Kwesta’s debut studio album Special Rekwest was released in September 2010. The first single was “Stomp”. Other singles includes “Flash It,” “Babhemi,” “Flava” and “Pump It”. Kwesta was 22 years old during the release of his first album.


Kwesta’s second studio album DaKAR (Da King of Afrikan Rap) was released digitally on 25 November 2013 and debuted on the South African iTunes Hip-hop / Rap Chart at number 3, only behind Eminem’s Marshall Mathers LP II and Drake’s Nothing Was the Same.


Kwesta’s third studio album DaKAR II, which is a double-disc album, was released on 26 February 2016 and was preceded by three major singles, “Nomayini’ and “Ngud’“, the latter of which, features guest vocals from fellow South African rapper Cassper Nyovest which was released as A Radio-Edit on 23 November 2015 & the music video later dropped early 2016 In 2017 , he released “Ngiyazifela Ngawe” with Thabsie. The video currently has 3 Million Views on YouTube