TALENTArtist / DJ
Senekal / South Africa
GenreAfro-pop / Afro-house
Republic54 / Low Key
Label / AgencyLow Key Records
The South African born house music DJ, Producer and Record Label owner, Prince Kaybee, has dominated the African music charts since breaking into mainstream South African music scene in 2015.
Since his debut, Prince Kaybee, also known as Kabelo, has bagged a number of top musical honors. These include the Best Remix and Best Dance album at the 2016 Metro FM Awards for his gold status debut album “Better Days”. For three years in a row since 2016, the undoubtedly talented musician has won the Mzanzi Viewers award for Song of The Year. Additionally, His many accolades included the Best Male Artist at the South African Music Awards in 2018 and a nomination at the 2019 MTV EMAS in The Best African Act Category.
Re Mmino, Kabelo’s third studio album, released in March 2019, was certified GOLD on its release day and went on to achieve Platinum status in under two months. This great success can be credited to his hit lead singles ‘Banomoya’ and ‘Club Controller’ which were released earlier in 2018 and dominated southern African airwaves and charts that year.
At the start of 2019, the Single, ‘Fetch Your Life,’ from the album Re Mmino, hit #1, making it his third from the album. ‘Fetch Your Life’ Ft. Msaki topped the SA Radio Chart in the year ending 2019 with the Highest Radio Airplay. His latest single , Uwrongo featuring Shimza, Black Motion & Ami Faku, has garnered 2.7 Million total streams.
With no plans of slowing down, Prince Kaybee’s second single for the year ‘Ayabulela’ featuring Sykes and coproduced by house music favourite, Caiiro, is scheduled for release on June, 15, 2020.
The single promises to be as much of a chart topper as his previous hits, and it’s enthralling lyrics and exciting production is evidence of this.