Nadia Nakai is a South African born artist with Zimbabwean roots. She’s travelled and lived as far up Africa as Nairobi Kenya, this mix of culture is evident in her style and lyrics. She found her love for Hip Hop and Rap music at the sixteen and was inspired to start recording. Her talent on the microphone was undeniable, as she went on to feature in multiple DJ’s Mixtapes most notably 5fm’s DJ C-Live’s “Taste Makers Mixtape” series sponsored by Levi’s, alongside great South African Hip Hop artists such as Tumi & the Volume, AKA, Morale and Kwesta.
You will also recognise Nadia Nakai from the Hiphop show called Battle Stations on SABC1 where she judged the MC’s segment.
Having already appeared on ETV’s programme “Shiz Niz” and won their “Mixtape 101” Competition, she sees no limit to where her original style, passion and talent can take her. Nadia is the 1st lady of Sid Records Hip Hop and hopes to elevate the female Hip Hop scene to new levels with her playful yet forceful sounds. Her 1st single “Like Me” was officially released on the 3rd of September 2013 with a hot music video to support it. Her latest music video for her hot single “Whatever” can be found on Youtube.