The gripping sounds of a man on the rise


Just mention the name Nkunz’emdaka to anyone in the traditional music industry and they’ll know you’re talking about the legendary maskandi singer, one of the founding fathers of the genre. Despite having produced more that 30 albums and winning many accolades, there is little documented about him.

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