Amapiano sensation, Young Stunna, is one of the singer with multiple genres of music. He is exposed to music genres of Kwaito and RnB. He has also worked with numerous record producers like Kabza De Small and DJ Maphorisa.
Young Stunna is a South African singer and songwriter who came to prominence for his hit songs “Bopha” and “Adiwele”. He has other songs like Tetema, Ushaka, and Bayeke.
|Date of Birth:
|November 17, 1997
|Place of Birth:
|Gauteng, South Africa
Young Stunna was born Sandile Msimango on November 17, 1997, in Gauteng, South Africa. He was raised in a Christian background. His father has a tavern which had a jukebox and his mother was a vocalist.
He went to Benoni West Primary and Lee Rand High School for his basic and high school education. He completed his education at Unity Secondary School in Daveyton.
Stunna began singing in the church where he developed his passion for music. He started music professionally as a hip hop singer before delving into Amapiano.
He came to limelight for his feature on Felo Le Tee and Mellow & Sleazy’s amapiano hit single “Bopha”.
He came through with his debut album “Notumato” in October 2021. The album features top South African singers such as Blxckie, Kabza De Small, DJ Maphorisa, and Sizwe Alakaine. He was also part of K.O’s top charting single “SETE” alongside Blxckie.
He got more exposure for his single Adiwele, which reached number 1 across SA radio with 23.4 million impressions.
He is also credited for other exciting songs such as Tetema, Ushaka, Bayeke, Ingudu, Bula Boot, iRecipe and many others.
Stunna was also featured by Spotify on Spotify documentary Fredom Sounds: From Kwaito to Amapiano at the end of April 2022.
Awards & Nominations
Stunna won the Best Selling Artist at South African Music Awards in 2022.
He was nominated for Favourite Song of the Year at Dstv Mzansi’s Viewers Choice Awards (2022), and Best New Internation Act at BET Awards (2022).
Young Stunna is active on social media. He is on Instagram @youngstunna_rsa
Young Stunna earns his career as a singer. He has an estimated net worth of $200,000.
Frequently Asked Questions
He is a South African singer and songwriter.
His real name is Sandile Msimango.
He was born on November 17, 1997.
He is from Gauteng, South Africa.
He is into Amapiano music genres.