Rapper, Kiernan Forbes popularly known as AKA won at the Nickelodeon Kids Choice Awards.
The rapper was nominated at the awards in the Favourite SA Star Category along with fellow South African’s Kagiso Rabada, Somizi Mhlongo, Nomzamo Mbatha and Siya Kolisi.
AKA has become the first African rapper to win a Nickelodeon Kid’s Choice award.
The awards took place at the Galen Center in Los Angeles and were hosted by DJ Khaled.
It gives me great pride to accept this @nickelodeon KIDS CHOICE AWARD 🔶🥇on behalf of my daughter and all of the Ⓜ️EGACY ❤️ Thank You so much for all the votes 🗳 …So amazing to have the young ones rocking with me as their #1 after 10 + years in the game. From AFRICA TO THE 🌎 pic.twitter.com/KBOqPNDb1H— AKA (@akaworldwide) March 24, 2019