Khutso Steven Kgatla popularly called King Monada (born 25 November 1992) is a Limpopo-born South African singer, producer, and songwriter.
In this post, we take a look at King Monada Biography, career, songs, and many more things you should know about him.
King Monada Biography
He became popular with the hit songs titled Ska Bhora Moreki, Benz, and Malwedhe (Kea Idibala).
He was born in Mokgolobotho village near Bolobedu in Limpopo.
King Monada’s mother is Thandi Matlala and his father is Elvis Kgatla. He passed away after a long illness. King Monada has elder siblings who are Michael Kgatla and Lucky Kgatla.
He attended the Sebone Primary School and Magoza High School.
The singer dropped out in Grade 8 to pursue music.
He has an estimated net worth of $500,000 to $2 million which he has earned from being a musician.
King Monada Songs
Malwedhe (Kea Idibala)
O nyaka mo
Ska bhora moreki
Bjala ke dilo tsaka
Melomo ya batho
O Waka DJ
Ere ko botse ka nna
King Monada won three 2016 FAME SA Awards which were held at Jack Botes Hall on August 7, 2016, in Polokwane.
The star’s FAME number of awards include Best Sepedi Artist, Best Dance Artist, and Entertainer of the year.
He also won the Best Male Artist at the Limpopo Music Awards (Limo), while his hit song Malwedhe won Song of the Year.
In 2018, he bagged three awards at the Limpopo Music Awards. Monada walked away with awards for – Best Khelobedu single, Song of the year, and Best duo/Group collaboration.
King Monada Music Career
King Monada is a South African singer from Limpopo. His music has put South Africa on the map and it gets played in all parts of the world.
Monada is known as the king of Bolobedu music. He started doing music in 2005, as a dancer. His first single was Dolly My Love which he recorded in 2010.
King Monada owns his music label – King Monada music. He is an independent artist and says he hopes his label will produce some of the best artists from Limpopo.
The award-winning artist can be connected with on his verified Instagram account @Kingmonadamusic, where he is followed by other musical stars like @Makhadzi.