Athenkosi also known as M.K was born and raised in Mdantsane, East London.
His an observant individual, his inspiration has been drawn from various entities, but
it is the Hip Hop industry, as a whole, which continues to provoke his high energy,
emotional quest and experiences on and off the streets of Cape Town. The realistic
approach to what music should consist of has grasped the attention commanded by his
Athenkosi now represents the Cape Town Hip-hop scene alongside artist lie
Youngsta, Ejay and many more.
• Athenkosi has shared stages with some of South Africa’s biggest artist like Heavy
K at the Buyelembos #Ndakunceda wena,
• AKA at Mother City Live2015, Ejay, Youngsta and many other South African
M.K has just dropped a new mixtape titled The New Face Of Mixtape which is
Available iTunes, Spotify, Amazon, Google plus and Soundclould.
• Streamed 616 times on soundcloud
• downloaded 8.6k on Datahostfile
• Playlisted on 13 Radio stations across the county
Including Lesedi Fm a SABC radio station.
M.Ks fan page on Facebook has following of 1.5k people
The mix tape is fully available digitally on soundcloud and other digital outlets and
Physical copies are exclusively available at African Music Store Long Street Cape