Kabelo “KRIS BL∆CK” Tswai is how the word artist is defined, starting as an EDM Producers, he transitioned to becoming a unique Singer-Songwriter, his fusion of multi-genre gives him the cutting edge needed in the industry as seen for his debut EP, FAIRYTALES. His background in Graphic Design, sound engineering and producing allows him to paint pictures with his music.
Growing up in a small town of Siyabuswa, Mpumalanga, music was not his first love. After being placed in a boarding house at Middleburg Mpumalanga, playing sports and growing up in a sport orientated family kabelo found Field Hockey was a safe haven, as he was always the odd one out. His high school years were spent at Groblersdal, Limpopo thats when he got diagnosed Physical urticaria, a illness which forced the sports lover indoors, and thats where the love for computers and programming evolved and carved his path into music making, he later formed a high school rap group call G.EE.K which was an abbreviation that stood for nothing. In 2011, he then chose to study to become a sound engineer and later after graduating he worked for shows like SABC’s fan zone, 5fm live events, volunteering at radio stations and working festival gigs. In 2017, he began an internship at the Academy of Sound Engineering. Learning the tricks of the trade and then he released the FAiRYTALES EP, a cross genre meets classic pop heartbreak love sound.
2018, sees him releasing more content for the masses, he kicks of the year with his first music video a monochrome masterpieces showing off great cinematic skill in close up angles. February 22, 2018 being the date chosen for the release of his sophomore Extended Plays, Lemonade & Dirtysprite.