KP Illest looks back on his musical career… we couldn’t be more proud of him

Namibia’s favorite hip hop star, KP Illest‘s career has continued to take an upward trajectory which makes us even more proud of him.

Most recently, the artist was featured in the YAGA News Magazinewhere the story of his career and how he rose through the ranks so quickly was born.

Speaking to the magazine, KP shared that growing up, his idol in the hip hop industry was renowned artist Lil Wayne, among others, who played an important role in informing the genre of artist. that he is today.

Not only that, he also shared that while starting out in the industry, he had to be creative with his music as a way to reach as many people as possible. It is true that his focus and hard work have earned him a number of accolades and awards that have driven him to become a better artist every day.

What’s even more interesting is when he shared that if he had never been an artist or a musician, he would have been a sound engineer, adding that he has always been in love with the science that goes into making music. the music.

Along with the many other projects he’s been a part of and brand partnerships, it’s clear his music means a lot to KP, and he always wants to give his art and everything he does his soul.

When asked to share some nuggets of wisdom with upcoming artists, KP Illest said, “For anyone trying to dive into the industry, make sure your sanity is strong enough to handle it. because being an artist is really hard and you have to be able to handle the tension that comes with fame – the good and the bad. You have to be tough before diving into the music industry”.

The hip hop star also announced that his fans can expect a new music release by the end of March 2022, and as you can already imagine, this news is being received with great enthusiasm.

It should be a good year for him, and we can’t wait to see the big things he does. If there was ever any doubt that KP is exactly who he thinks he is, then his story has definitely put those doubts to shame.


2022-03-29 Staff reporter