Kondwani Stanley Simwaba also known as KingTMC*, is a prolific writer, ambivert and an eccentric poet/rapper. The King in his name was inspired by an American rapper T.I (Clifford Harris), the star represents his ability to shine no matter what. TMC is an acronym for The Memory Child, a name inspired by an inspirational cartoon that aired on the national broadcaster ZNBC in 2005, whose title has until now remained forgotten.
KingTMC* is a firm believer in Art and he believes that Art can transform the world; he calls it RhapsodyArts to mean any emotional, enthusiastic and ecstatic expression of feeling through Art.!!!
-Kondwani Stanley Simwaba-
Born on 18th June, 1992 in Chongwe, Kondwani is the first-born in a family of 4. He developed his interest for poetry and Hip Hop at the age of 13. He began performing in High School at Mansa high School while in a group called the Children’s Rights Club (CRC), to which he later became President and General Secretary of the Debate Club. He remains an avid fan of the orthodox Hip Hop as opposed to the modern definition and his artist selection includes the likes of: 2Pac, Biggie, Nas, JayZ, T.I, Eminem, KRS One, Talib Kweli, Mos Def, among many others.
He formed a group called Rhapsody Poetry Group in 2016 which later merged with the Poetic Juice with him as the Chief Operations Officer. His main aim is to inspire and uplift the African youths to realize their potential.
He has since published most of his works on various platforms such as: www.poemhunter.com/Kondwanisimwaba , www.YouTube.com/Kondwanisimwa , Facebook(@KondwaniSimwaba), Twitter(@kingtmc_Zambia), Google+(Kondwani Simwaba), Instagram(@Kingtmc_Zambia) and www.simwabakondwani.wixsite.com/kingtmc , www.Loudink.net/artists/kingtmc.
He has written Memoirs of a lonely soul, an anthology of over 85 poems and still counting; he has recorded most of the poems therein and four songs: Words Never Said and Freedom ‘N bars, Climbing on and King’s Chasm Cypher which are all part of his up and coming mixtape called The Ghetto Nerd and are available for download and streaming on www.loudink.net and is currently working on four books: Tears of Pain, A Short to the Heart, Little Shades of Light and The Night of Alexandria.
He aims to make the name KingTMC* indelible through the vicissitudes of time.
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