King Kaka Biography
Rapper King Kaka was born Kennedy Tarriq Ombina on May 7, 1987, in Nairobi, Kenya. As a Kenyan musician, the renowned star has majored in Hip Hop with a strong base in oral prose and poetry. He works as a songwriter, video director, and executive producer in his own music production, The Kaka Empire studios.
Kennedy is also a prosperous entrepreneur having been chosen by Safaricom PLC to mentor the youth in business through the BYOB youth platform.
However, just like any other noble Kenyan, King Kaka started from a humble background. Born in Nairobi, he attended St. Johns Primary School where he qualified to join Eastleigh High School for his secondary education. Additionally, due to his love and passion for music at an early age, he was chosen as the entertainment captain in the latter school. During this period, his impact could be felt by the numerous talent search programs he had in place.
After school, he had to struggle to make ends meet as he was raised by a noble single mother. He worked as a hawker where he severally met the City askaris. They frequently cuffed him.
King Kaka Age
How old is Kaka Sungura? The star, Rabbit, is 34 years old as of 2021. He was born on May 7, 1987, in Nairobi, Kenya. In addition, he celebrates his birthday on May 7th every year.
King Kaka Wife
Kennedy is currently married to Carter Ninifelly Owiti aka Nana Owiti. She still recalls the first line the rapper had on her the first time they met, “I love your toes”
King Kaka Family
Kennedy was born to Mr. and Mrs. Ombima. However, his dad died while he was still a young boy. This made her month struggle with his upbringing something that will never get off his memory. It is evident that King Kaka has mentioned her mother on many occasions thanking her for the struggles she made to see him succeed.
King Kaka Music Career
The music star had his debut in his music career through his album, Tales of Kaka Sungura. In this major album, he featured the tracks; Niko kwa jam nakam and Dodoma. This gave him high hopes in the industry as it brought a positive response despite its Swahili dialect. He soon became the most anticipated Rapper in the region with his poetic style of music.
With songs like Uko Chua, Swahili Shakespear, and Adisia, King Kaka had his music fans amass to hundreds of thousands with some of the hits becoming street anthems. One interesting thing about the star was also his dress code, knitted headgears were definitely his identity.
Far from his music career, the star is also a lecturer at Zetech University. He teaches Entrepreneurship, Mentorship, and the Music faculty.
King Kaka Net Worth
Kennedy has an estimated net worth of $5 million. This maps him top in the list of richest musicians in Kenya.
King Kaka Tribe
Kennedy is of the Kenyan Luo Tribe.
King Kaka Wajinga Nyinyi
Of late, the music star has hit the Kenyan music space with a debut hit, Wajinga Nyinyi. This track has had different reactions from his fans. The hit shuns all the evil deeds and corrupt practices happening in the country. Talk of poor governance and corruption, Unemployment, unethical church practices, among other ills affecting Kenyan Citizens.
This has welcomed a lot of criticism to the point where the star claimed that he has been threatened.