|Stage Name:||Master KG|
|Real Name||Kgaogelo Moagi|
|Occupation||Singer, Songwriter, Producer|
|Date of Birth||31st January 1996 (24 Years Old)|
|Place of Birth||Calais Village, Tzaneen,Limpopo, South Africa|
|Relationship status||In a Relationship with Makhadzi|
|Education||Not officially ascertained|
MASTER KG’S BIOGRAPHY
Born on the 31st of January 1996, Kgaogelo Moagi popularly known by his stage name, Master KG is a prolific producer, singer, songwriter and performer from South Africa. His genre of music is House with a fusion of Amapiano, which he performs mainly in his native dialect while collaborating with top South African vocalists.
He is popular for his single “Skeleton Move” featuring the beautiful Zanda Zakusa, which went on to top many charts and got him numerous nominations. He is known as one of the best House music artiste and producers in South Africa. Master KG had an early introduction into music and has since his debut into the industry dedicated himself to the art, which has helped his music formation and production.
FAMILY AND BEGINNING
The 24 years old artiste is from Calais Village, Tzaneen, Limpopo a part of South Africa, where he grew up and started developing his music talent. He started forming beats at the early age of 13, using the computer his late uncle bought him to support his talent. It was after some time practicing and perfecting his beat making, he then linked up with DJ Maebela, who joined him and they started experimenting with the software and made sure to perfect the art of beat making.
Master KG’s passion for music came at a very young age and he even faked sickness at times growing up so he could stay in bed and make beat which he loves to do. This passion has really helped his music career, as he is able to make topnotch beats without stress now.
Master KG’s educational background has not been fully discussed publicly at the time of this writing but the artiste for sure went through High school level before he decided to face music squarely at an early age.
Master KG came into the lime light after the release of his album “Skeleton Moves” which had songs like “Skeleton Moves” and “Waya Waya” on it. Although he originally popped up in the industry in 2016, with his already perfected song composition and beat producing skills. He then later got his major signing by Open Mic productions, where he was advised by the management to concentrate on his studies so he could be much more marketable.
He had already become popular for inventing the “Bolobedu dance”. Later on the music brand helped him to launch his debut album “Skeleton Move” which later went on to earn him numerous nominations, also topping many charts in the Country.
Master KG’s debut album also had hit songs like “Waya Waya” and “Black Drum” on it. The release of his first album made him a more recognizable artiste and his production skills were well ascertained which made him become a household name all over South Africa. He then went on to release another album in 2020 which also became a total hit and has taken over the music scene.
MASTER KG ALBUMS
Skeleton Move (2018)
The album served has Master KG’s debut album. The album had 10 songs in it featuring top South African artistes, Like Team Mosha and Zanda Zakusa. This album brought him into the major light of the music scene. The album went on to win him major nominations and show performances in and Outside South Africa. Notable songs in this album are Skeleton move, Waya Waya, Black Drum, Situation, Jesu Wa Makatsa,Tshwarelela Pelo Yaka, Ngifuna Wena, Wa Nlebala, Famba Na wena and Ntlo Ea Swa.
This is his second studio album which he debuted at the beginning of 2020. The album consists of 10 songs featuring top South African artistes and his already making waves in the music scene for the top songs featured on it. One of the notable songs that have taken over the South African club and party scene is “Jerusalema” featuring Nomcebo. Other songs on it includes Party featuring Makhazi and Lebo Simons, Di Boya Limpopo featuring Zanda Zakusa and Makhadzi, Lengoma, Hot Shoes, Qinisela,Superstar, Love You As You Are, Tshikwama featuring Makhadzi, and Ngwanaka featuring Maxy .
MASTER KG’S SONGS
Master Kg has released up to 20 songs and 2 albums in the last 2 years, here are some of the hit songs ranked by the number of streams across all music and video platforms.
1. Master KG – Skeleton Move [Ft. Zanda Zakuza]
2. Master KG – Waya Waya Featuring Team Mosha
3. Master KG – Black Drum
4. Master KG – Jerusalema Featuring Nomcebo
5. Master KG – Situation
6. Master KG – Ngifuna Wena
7. Master KG – Famba Na Wena
8. Master KG – Jesu Wa Makatsha Featuring Flora
9. Master KG – Di Boya Limpopo
10. Master KG – Superstar
MASTER KG PERFORMANCE AND MEDIA PRESENCE
Master KG since his debut has been called for several stage performances both in and outside South Africa. He has performed at Hollywood City Nightclub and other notable clubs both in and outside the country. He also performed at the SABC awards and on South African Idols as a guest performer. He has also performed at major South African festivals.
Master KG has been paired with top artistes like Uhuru and DJ Maphorisa. He has done awesomely well by sharing stage with some of this top artiste.
MASTER KG RELATIONSHIP
Master KG has not really been public about his relationship life but he was rumored to be in a relationship with the beautiful musician, Makhadzi, due to some affectionate stunts they had pulled in the past. The artiste had once posted a picture of him and Makhadzi vacationing together, which had later fueled the rumor of them dating. After a while both artistes later went on their social media pages and interviews to confirm that they are indeed a couple.
AWARDS AND NOMINATIONS
Master KG since debuting has won himself various awards both locally and internationally. Among these awards was his best artist group in the African electro he won at the Afrima awards and the best dance song category at the Limpopo awards, which he won in honor of Skeleton Move. He also won the SABC Summer song for 2018 award. He has also gotten various nominations for his work. Master KG has gotten himself endorsement deals from top brands both in South Africa and Internationally. He has also collaborated with top artistes around the World, including DJ Maphoriza, Zanda Zakusa, Makhadzi, AKA, Cassper Nyovest, Wizkid, Burna Boy and Davido.
MASTER KG’S NET WORTH
Master KG’s Net worth is estimated between 11 thousand Dollars and 17 thousand dollars. This is calculated from payments for show performances, album sales, Money made from his Youtube views, endorsement deals, Properties and investments owned by him, the artiste is doing well for himself financially and is one of the top artistes in South Africa to reckon with. Ranking one of the top House artistes in the country it is no surprise that he is paid very high amounts for show appearances both locally and internationally.
MASTER KG SONGS DOWNLOAD, STREAM, BUY AND WATCH
Master KG’s songs both from his 2018 “Skeleton Move” album and 2020 “Jerusalema” album are available on all major platforms including Spotify, Apple music, Soundcloud, Youtube and all other notable music platforms
Master KG is one of the top artistes in South Africa who came to the music scene fully equipped with music making and production skills. He has made that obvious with the hit songs he has been dishing out since his debut. Master KG is one of the top role models and artistes to reckon with in South Africa.