Nadia Nakai – Biography, Age, AKA, Songs, Instagram and Net Worth

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Nadia Nakai (born 18 May 1990) is a talented, beautiful, and well-known South African rapper, songwriter, and TV host. She is known to have started at the young age of 16 with a love and passion for music. She later had her first studio recording at the age of 18.

Nadia Nakai

Nadia Nakai Biography

Nadia Nakai was born on the 18th of May, 1990 in South Africa to a Zimbabwean mother and a South African father. There is no information on her father but Nadia talks about her mother more often, she said it was her mom that supported and influenced her different tastes in music right from when she was a child.


She enrolled for her secondary school education at the Four Ways High School in Johannesburg, South Africa before finishing in Kenya. Furthermore, she attended the prestigious and respected Monash University in Johannesburg, South Africa where she studied a Degree in Marketing, Communication, and Media.


• Beginnings (2013 – 2017)

Nadia Nakai made her first Tv appearance on the eTV hip-hop show “Shiz Niz”, where she won a mixtape competition in which she was the first female ever to win. In 2013 she gained popularity after her debut single “Like Me”. She later released singles including Saka Wena featuring Ice Prince (2015) and Naaa Meaan featuring Cassper Nyovest (2017). She has topped the music chart many times and even hosted a Red Carpet Event at the 2018 MTV Europe Music Awards.

• Present (2021 till now)

Nakai hosted her first Tv show with Channel O’s Gen-Z. She collected many awards and has recently featured in a Netflix reality TV show “Young, Famous, and African“.

Nadia Nakai Age

As of 2022, she is 32 years of age.

Nadia Nakai and AKA

Both Nadia and rapper, AKA are dating each other at the time this post was last updated. The relationship between AKA and Nadia Nakai was ultimately made public in February 2022 when AKA reacted to Nadia Nakai’s Instagram post with a love eyes emoji. In early March, AKA released a GIF of him and Nadia Nakai kissing, putting the doubters’ minds at ease.

Nadia Nakai and AKA


Some of her songs include:

  • Naaa Meaan
  • More Drugs
  • 40 Bars
  • Money Calling
  • Imma Boss
  • Kreatures

Social Media

You can connect with her via her social media platforms below.



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You can like her page here.

Net Worth

The South African entertainer has an estimated net worth of between R1.6 million to R5.6 million.


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