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Kae Chaps Biography| Real Name, Age, Wife, Children, Career

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Kae Chaps Biography| Real Name, Age, Wife, Children, Career


Kae Chaps is a talented Zimbabwean musician who has gained a following due to his relatable and emotional music. His hit song “Juzi” became a viral sensation and earned him recognition from established artists in the music industry. The song has resonated with audiences due to its relatable themes of heartbreak and post-divorce trauma.

His music is known for its vulnerability and emotional depth, and he has been candid about his struggles with depression and the challenges he has faced in his personal life. Despite these obstacles, he remains committed to his music career and continues to inspire others with his music.


Real Name

Kae Chaps’ real name is Kudakwashe Chapepa.  His stage name was derived from shortening his first and last names.



Kae Chaps was born on April 18, 1996, which means that as of 2023, he is 27 years old.

 Wife & Children

In April 2023, Kae Chaps announced that he had just become a father. Although Kae Chaps was thrilled to share his news, he did not provide any further details about the baby or the mother.  It is unclear if he is married to the mother of the child.

Kae Chaps Biography| Real Name, Age, Wife, Children, Career

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Kae  Chaps Background and Early Career

Kae Chaps has been in the music industry for about seven years as an underground musician. He released his first project, “November 20,” in 2018, which was inspired by an incident where he got stabbed while coming from work. In 2020, he released an extended play which included three songs, and his first album, titled “Vanga,” was released in 2022.

Career Breakthrough

Kae Chaps rose to fame with his hit song “Juzi”, which was inspired by his real-life experience of breaking up with his long-time girlfriend. The song was recorded and released within a week and quickly became popular on social media. The music video, shot by Malvern Njewa, went viral, and the song was endorsed by many established artists.

In the song, he expresses his emotions about his breakup, using a proper beat produced by Dj Futronic of Y-Not Media. He is known for his vulnerability and emotional depth in his music and is described as an alternative hip-hop artist who can sing any genre as long as he has the sound he wants to express himself.

Personal Life

The musician has been open about his struggles in life, having worked as a general hand at a pizza place, a fast food chicken outlet, and as a satellite dish installer for Kwese Tv. He has been candid about his battles with depression and has used his experiences to inspire his music.


Kae Chaps is inspired by a variety of artists, including Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, Adele, Jah Prayzah, Winky D, Bob Marley, and Hope Masike.


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