Ashma "Raffiki" Lepara

Bio

Ashma Lepara, also known as Raffiki, is a South African recording artist, performer, and record producer. He started his music career in 2011 with the release of his co-produced track titled "The Journey." The song, which falls under the Motswako hip hop genre, gained critical acclaim and popularity, establishing Ashma Lepara as a rising artist.

Growing up in Phelidanda, a township in the west side of Pretoria, South Africa, Ashma Lepara witnessed the challenges and struggles faced by many individuals in his community. He saw men with unfulfilled dreams and aspirations who resorted to self-destructive habits such as alcoholism, drug abuse, and prostitution. However, Ashma Lepara decided to take a different path and chose music as a means of expressing himself and creating a positive impact.

Ashma's music draws inspiration from various sources, particularly his life experiences. He is influenced by prominent South African artists such as HHP, JR, and Khuli Chana, as well as Kwaito legends like Brenda Fassie. His music reflects the Motswako style, which is characterized by its fusion of hip hop, traditional beats, and vernacular lyrics.

Known as the "Motswakolista," Ashma Lepara is regarded as a versatile musician who combines different elements to create his unique sound. Through his music, he aims to convey meaningful messages and inspire listeners. Ashma's choice to pursue music in the face of adversity showcases his determination and resilience, serving as an inspiration to others who may be facing similar challenges.

As an artist, Ashma Lepara continues to contribute to the South African music scene, creating music that resonates with his audience and reflects his life journey.

Posts

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Raffiki Yango
O Tshwere Mang (Bonus Outro) [feat. Darker, Jinto Gampala]
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Raffiki Yango
Meneer Forster
SoundCloud
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Raffiki Yango
Love Song
SoundCloud
Rep Your Soul THEMBISA TOUR
ASHMA LEPARA - SHIWELELE FT. BLOW [Unofficial Music Video]

Musique

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Raffiki Yango
O Tshwere Mang (Bonus Outro) [feat. Darker, Jinto Gampala]
00:30
SoundCloud
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Raffiki Yango
Shiwelele
00:30
SoundCloud
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Raffiki Yango
Meneer Forster
00:30
SoundCloud
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Raffiki Yango
Back to My Roots (Next to Glory)
00:30
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Survivor
00:30
SoundCloud
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Goodbye Pheli (feat. Magatsela More)
00:30
SoundCloud
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Ashma - Pheli Mahlanyeng 2013
03:23
SoundCloud
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Ashma - The Journey (My first Record 2012)
03:53
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ARTIST(Feat. T.hardy x Kamikaze, Faye & Ashma)
05:23
SoundCloud
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ASHMA LEPARA - ONE EIGHT SEVEN
02:42
SoundCloud
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Raffiki Yango
Love Song
00:30
SoundCloud
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Back To My Roots (Next To Glory)
02:33
SoundCloud
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Ashma X Jinto - Lezothi Lela
03:14
SoundCloud
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Ashma X Jinto - Lezothi Lela Part 1
02:45
SoundCloud
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Ashma Feat. Miss P & Joseph Osifis- Sunday Vibes
05:32
SoundCloud

Vidéos

ASHMA LEPARA - SHIWELELE FT. BLOW [Unofficial Music Video]
Rep Your Soul THEMBISA TOUR

Photos

ZAPretoria, South Africa
Opérationnel depuis: 
2010

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