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Entity rose to success in the mid-2000s with hit songs like Touch & Go and First Gear.
However, by the year 2006, the group dispersed as each group member expressed different visions for their own career paths. Whilst the other two members decided to further their studies at tertiary level, AKA took a leap of faith and continued his career as a solo rap artist.
AKA the rapper
Altar Egoreceived numerous accolades such as Best Hip Hop Album and Best Produced Album at the 2011 Metro FM Music Awards. The album was further awarded the Best Street Urban Music Album and AKA won Male Artist of the Year at the South African Music Awards (SAMAs) in 2012. The album was certified gold by the Recording Industry of South Africa (RISA)
Since then, AKA has released two more albums – Levels, which was released in 2014, and his most recent album project to date, Touch My Blood. Levels was certified triple platinum by RISA, while Touch My Blood was recently certified gold.
AKA rapper’s net worth
AKA and DJ Zinhle
When it comes to relationships, AKA has had quite a bumpy road. In 2012 he began dating the mother of his child, DJ Zinhle (real name Ntombezinhle Jiyane). By 2015, DJ Zinhle had fallen pregnant with AKA’s first child. However, in the same year, Zinhle announced in her own personal blog that AKA had admitted to cheating on her with media personality, Bonang Matheba, while she was pregnant.
Zinhle revealed that AKA had come clean after cheating rumours about him having an affair with Bonang ran amok. Bonang had initially denied that she was cheating with AKA and threatened to sue Zinhle for defamation of character. DJ Zinhle never apologised.
AKA and Bonang
In late 2016, AKA and Bonang eventually went public with their relationship and gradually began posting pictures of each other on their Instagram accounts, as an official statement that they were indeed together.
The exes dated for two years and during that time, Bonang featured on AKA’s video for his single,The World Is Yours.
The couple continued to receive a lot of attention from the media. In 2016, they won the Favourite Couple Award at the YouSpec Awards. They also graced the cover of various magazines as a couple.