Kena

Bio

Kena (real name Ayanda Tsela) is a Swaziland born rap artist known for powerful rap rhymes. He was in born 1991 and his music depicts his background. His career as an artist began in 2004 in Mobeni when he encountered one of Swazi’s hip-hop godfathers called Mil-G. Since then, his passion grew and he together with his friend Inborn (Lwazi Khumalo) formed a group called 6049. The group didn’t last long when Inborn relocated to South Africa to pursue his studies.

Kena formed another group called Ibutho. The music ensemble was made up of Jona, Ncash and Zoo. His membership with Ibutho didn’t last long; he disbanded the group to begin a solo career. This saw him releasing his maiden track titled ‘What If’. The song earned him a name and this saw him having a number of performances. He has since established himself as a performing and recording artist. He has worked with a number of artists namely Psycholution, M14, Ghetto Villah and KasiSwaggBoi. He has also worked with a number of DJs chief among them DD Cool, DJ Tendeness and DJ MBO.

His association with a number of artists saw him releasing a number of songs under the Creativity Parlour record label. Some of the songs are ‘Dlala’ which featured M-14, ‘Tjovo’, ‘Kaslami’ and ‘SoyaKENAmos’. ‘Kaslami’ and ‘SoyaKENAmos' were taken out of his LP titled ‘Hiphop Is Universal LP’.

This was followed by the release of his debut album called ‘Hip-Hop Is Universal LP’. The music project featured artists such as Psycholution, Crakerboy, Ndosh, Slotta, Mozaik, Ndosh, Belinda, Paige, Ghetto Villah, to name a few.

Music

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BarzOnBarz
02:02
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Dj Chronic ft. Kena - 7 Emoyeni
03:18
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Kena - Beatbox Yemazion ft. Ghetto Villah
04:27
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Kena - Ngekebayikhone
03:36
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Kasi2Kasi
03:56
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Stand Out ft Belinda
03:20
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Kaslami-Kena
03:33
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SZMbabane, Swaziland
In operation since: 
2004

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