Award-winning rapper Kwesta performs on Afternoon Express
Kwesta, born in Katlehong on the East Rand, first gained fame with the release of his debut album 'Special Rekwest'. His career started picking up after releasing his first radio single in 2007 before working on his aforementioned debut album which featured big hip-hop artists such as DJ Naves, Shugasmakx and Slikour.
2013 saw the release of his second studio album DaKAR which gave birth to chart-toppers such as 'Balloon ft. Jimmy Nevis'. The album picked up a Best Hip Hop album at the 13th Annual Metro FM Awards, and was nominated for Best Rap Album at the 20th Annual SAMAs.
In 2016, he released the smash hit 'Ngud featuring Cassper Nyovest.