'Congratulate' video still. (Photo: Vth Season)



Kiernan Jordan Forber, also known by his stage name AKA, is a rapper from Cape Town, South Africa. He had his first hit, “Touch N Go,” in 2002 with the rap group Entity. After Entity disbanded in 2006, he went on to study sound engineering and joined Buks and Kamza to form the production group The I.V. Leave a year later. To date, his solo singles include hits like “Mistakes,” “In My Walk” and “Do It.” With two studio albums under his belt, he has opened for several big names in hip hop, including Kanye West, Rick Ross, Big Sean and Kendrick Lamar. (Photo: Vth Season)