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Nadia Nakai Biography, Songs, Relationship, Songs, Net Worth

Nadia Nakai Biography, Songs, Relationship, Songs, Net Worth

Nadia Nakai Dlamini who is simply known as Nadia Nakai is a South African rapper, songwriter, and television personality.

She was born on the 19th of May, 1990 to a South African father and a Zimbabwean mother.

Profile Summary

Real Name Nadia Nakai Dlamini
Stage Name Nadia Nakai
Date of birth 18 May 1990
Place of birth South Africa
Nationality South African
Profession Rapper, songwriter, TV Personality
Genre Hip Hop
Record Label Bragga Records (current)

Family Tree (former)

Sid Records (former)

Boyfriend Vic Mensa (Current)

Bandile Mbere of Major League DJz (Ex-Boyfriend)

Net Worth $270,000

Education

She spent one year of schooling at Fourways High School in Johannesburg, South Africa, and eventually completed her schooling in Kenya.

She is an alumnus of Monash University, Johannesburg where she obtained a degree in marketing, communication, and media studies.

Career

Her career kicked off when she made her debut television appearance on the e.tv hip hop show Shiz Niz and eventually became the first female to win the Mixtape 101 competition.

She started to gain traction in September 2013 when she released her debut song titled ‘Like Me’. In 2014, she was featured on the remix of the song Amantombazane by the late South African artist, Riky Rick. She proceeded to release her second single titled “Whatever” featuring DotCom and Psyfo and in June 2015, she featured Nigerian award-winning rapper, Ice Prince on her third single ‘Saka Wena’ and since then her career has been growing immensely.

She co-hosted the MTV Base hip hop show, Yo! MTV Raps South Africa in 2019 alongside television presenter Siyabonga Ngwekazi.

On the 15th of September 2016, she released her debut EP titled ‘Bragga’, and on the 28th of June, 2019, she released her debut album titled ‘Nadia Naked’.

Photos

Videos

Discography

Albums/EP

  • Nadia Naked II
  • Nadia Naked
  • Bragga

Singles

  • Yatch
  • Real Life (ft. Sliqe & Zingah)
  • 40 Bars (ft. Emtee, DJ Capital)
  • More Drugs (ft. Tshego)
  • Imma Boss
  • Yass Bitch
  • Money Calling (Nadia Nakai & Frank Casino)
  • Naa Meaan (ft. Cassper Nyovest)
  • Sqwaa (ft. Gemini Major & Tshego)
  • The Man
  • Money Back

Awards & Recognitions

Year Awarding Body Recipient(s) and nominee(s) Category Result
2016 Zimbabwe Achievers Awards Herself Music Artist of the Year Won
2016 Metro FM Music Awards Baddest (Remix) (with AKA, Fifi Cooper, Rouge & Gigi LaMayne) Best Remix Nominated
2016 Metro FM Music Awards Do I Like I Do (Remix) (with DJ Sliqe, Riky Rick, Reason, L-Tido, Kwesta & Flabba) Best Remix Nominated
2018 South African Music Awards Naa Meaan (feat. Cassper Nyovest) (Directed by Family Tree) Music Video of the Year Nominated
2019 South African Hip Hop Awards Herself Best Female Won
2019 South African Hip Hop Awards Nadia Naked Album of the Year Nominated
2019 South African Hip Hop Awards Herself MVP/Hustler of the Year Nominated
2020 South African Hip Hop Awards 40 Bars (featuring Emtee & DJ Capital) Directed by Kaykayribane Best Video Nominated
2020 South African Hip Hop Awards More Drugs (featuring Tshego) Directed Allesio Bettocchi & Jilten Ramlal Best Video Won
2019 All Africa Music Awards Nadia Naked Album of the Year in Southern Africa Nominated
2019 All Africa Music Awards Herself Best Female Artiste in Southern Africa Won
2019 All Africa Music Awards Herself Best Artiste, Duo or Group in African Hip Hop won
2021 SA Style Awards Herself Most Stylish Performing Artist Won
2021 South African Music Awards Nadia Naked Best Hip Hop Album Nominated
2021 South African Hip Hop Awards Herself Artist of the Decade Pending

Net Worth

Nadia Nakai’s net worth is estimated at $270,000.

Personal Life

Nadia Nakai is currently in a relationship with American rapper and singer, Vic Mensa.

In 2018, she dated Bandile Mbere of Major League DJz.

Social Media

You can connect with Nadia Nakai on various social media platforms via the usernames given below;

Instagram: @nadianakai

Twitter: @Nadia_nakai

Facebook: Nadia Nakai

TikTok: @NadiaNakai

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