Kgaogelo Moagi is known professionally as Master KG. He’s a South African musician and record producer. Born and raised in Tzaneen, his debut studio album Skeleton Move achieved acclaim including an AFRIMMA Award for Best Artist/Group in the African Electro category. He is also known as the pioneer of “Bolobedu” dance.
Master KG grew up in Calais Village in Limpopo. He started playing with beats at the age of thirteen using a computer that his late uncle bought him. His music career started when he got in touch with DJ Maebela and they began experimenting with music software specifically FL Studio. In 2016, after a lot of practice, he released his first single “Situation”.
In 2020, his song “Jerusalema”, featuring Nomcebo Zikode, went viral online and garnered international success. The song earned him the MTV Europe Music Awards, NJR Music Awards in France, Feather Awards, and African Muzik Magazine Awards. He signed a record deal with Elektra France.
On May 26, 2021, he released a single titled “Shine Your Light” with David Guetta featuring Akon.