Born: Colin Maanda Magwedze

Occupation: Rapper, Song-Writer, Producer & Graphics designer

Genre: Hip Hop

Years Active: Mid 2000s – Present

Born Colin Maanda Magwedze, into a family of music and art lovers, Colin was introduced to various types of art at a young age. Inspired by one of his older brothers, he started writting and rapping in his early high school years. Colin joined a hiphop crew called ‘Masterminds’, and moved on to join a gospel rap crew named ‘HolyFam’ during his early university years.

Colin, known as Maanda the producer, aka Maandabeats has been producing for himself, ‘Champ’ aka ‘ChiefChamp100’ Victor Magwedze, Khathutshelo ‘Sleeky Junior’ Singo, Moses ‘The Spoken’, Raymnd No-typo, Lyrical Novel and a couple of other up and coming rappers.

He’s been involved in creating instrumentals, album art and music videos, which include the official music video to his first Single tittled ‘Walk with me’, from his Ep ‘Walk With Me released under his label 3DwavesStudios.