Chef 187

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Chef 187
Chef 187.jpg
BornKondwani Kaira
May 23
Lusaka, Zambia
Other namesChef 187
Occupation
  • Musician
  • Songwriter
RelativesMacky 2 (Brother) [1]
Musical career
Genres
Years active2011- Present
LabelsAlpha Entertainments

Kondwani Kaira better known by his stage names Chef 187 is a Zambian Hip Hop Musician and a Proflight ambassador [2][3] from the copperbelt province is the young brother to Macky 2. The name Chef 187 in rap according to Kondwani himself says chef means to kill, cook and serve, and 187 is the slang term for murder mostly used by the police, the mature meaning though, means if music is like food then he is the chef.

Music career

Chef started to show interest in music when he was just about 5 years old. It was only in 2003 after seeing his elder brother Macky 2 [1] being so passionate and successful in the music industry, when he started to develop a serious interest in making a career out of music and then by 2005 he recorded his first song.

Discography

Albums

  • Heart Of A Lion - 2015 [4]
  • Siniwala
  • Sitiliti Music
  • Amenso Pamo

Selected Songs

  • Kumalila Ngoma 2014 [5]
  • Foolish me
  • Big Shofolo [6]
  • 99 jobs
  • Love you
  • Court session [6]

Awards

  • 2015 - Mainstream Album Award - Heart of a Lion [7][8]
  • 2015 - Best Hip Hop Album - Heart of a Lion [8][9]
  • 2015 - Best Mainstream Male Artiste award - Chef 187 [10]
  • 2015 - Best Collaboration - Kumalila Ngoma (Chef 187 ft Afunika) [8][10]

External links

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Macky 2, Chef 187 face off". CLEVER ZULU. Retrieved 25 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Proflight's new Fly5". ZNBC NEWS. Retrieved 25 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. "Proflight unveils Fly5 envoys". Edwin Mbulo. Retrieved 25 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. "Heart of a Lion Album". KKbox.com.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  5. "Chef 187 New Song". Lusaka Times. Retrieved 26 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  6. 6.0 6.1 "CHEF 187 CHARMS KITWE NEW YEAR'S EVE CLUBBERS". Times of Zambia. Retrieved 26 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  7. "Zambian Breweries Revamps Music Awards Ceremony". Chambwa Moonga. Retrieved 25 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  8. 8.0 8.1 8.2 "CHEF 187, ABEL CHUNGU SWEEP ZMA AWARDS". Davies M.M Chanda. Retrieved 25 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  9. "Nominations for Zambian music awards 2015". Lusaka Times. Retrieved 25 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  10. 10.0 10.1 "Proflight Zambia congratulates Chef 187". Zambian Eye. Retrieved 25 March 2016.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>