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AKA cause of death, Age, Wife, Children, Net Worth, Parents, Siblings

Kiernan Jarryd Forbes who was known on stage as AKA has been pronounced dead at the age of 35.

AKA was a well-known rapper, singer, and songwriter.

AKA became popular in the world after releasing his single “Victory Lap” from his debut studio album, Altar Ego in 2010.

The late rapper was reportedly shot at a nightclub in Durban but what led to the shooting incident is known currently.

According to a first responder at the scene, who spoke on condition of anonymity, Forbes was shot while standing on the pavement when gunfire rang out.

The spokesperson of KwaZulu-Natal police, Robert Netshiunda substantiated the death of AKA.

ALSO CHECKOUT: AKA Net Worth At The Time He Died

“I can confirm that two men were killed and one of them is a well-known rapper. Police will not be releasing any names of the victims yet until a full investigation is completed” he said.

first gained recognition with the release of her debut single “Victory Lap” in 2011. Since then, she has established herself as one of the leading voices in South African hip-hop, known for her powerful lyrics and unique style.

AKA has released several successful albums throughout her career, including “Altars,” “Levels,” and “Touch My Blood.”

He has also received numerous awards and accolades, including several South African Music Awards, as well as a BET Award for Best International Act: Africa in 2015.

In addition to his music career, AKA is also known for her activism and philanthropy work. AKA has used his platform to raise awareness about various social and political issues and has also supported various charitable causes through his  AKA Foundation.

Overall, AKA’s career has been a tremendous success and she continues to inspire and impact people through his music and activism.

Tributes are pouring in for the late rapper on social media after his death on February 10, 2023, in Durban, South Africa.


AKA cause of death

AKA was shot and killed and killed at a popular night spot on Durban’s Florida Road. The late rapper was shot while standing on the pavement when gunfire rang. He was 35 years old.

AKA Wife

AKA was not married before his death. He could have been dating, two years after his fiancé Anele Tembe fell to her death in her hotel room in a Cape Town hotel in April 2021.

AKA Children

AKA is survived by his beautiful daughter Kairo Owethu Forbes who was born on July 8th, 2015.

AKA Net Worth

Before he passed away sadly in 2023, AKA had an estimated net worth of $20 million.

AKA Parents

AKA was born to Lynn Forbes but there is no information about his father.

AKA Siblings

There is no information or details about the siblings of AKA.

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