Kapuka is a quiet, humble person, with a soft-spoken voice. He’s always been a diligent worker at school and remains focused on his studies to become an accountant. As the eldest son in his family he feels the pressure to achieve with his life. And rap music has always been the way he expresses himself.
Being the only rap artist in the Star Search contest wasn’t easy, he admits, because the judges were not prepared for him. “They could never give me any material” he says, explaining that all the other artists were given songs to perform. “I had to freestyle my way, for every performance and every audition.” Tough? “Of course! Your mind gets so confused… you don’t want to repeat anything you’ve already said so you’re always trying to create new material…”