Vanessa Dipuo Nkosi was born in August 3rd 1998. She was born in Nellmapius, Gauteng east-side of Pretoria, South Africa. Katy grew up in Nellmapius, a Township next to Mamelodi where she grew up with her siblings.

Katy attended Primary School at Nellmpius Primary School in the year 2005 and moved to Nellmapius Secondary School in the year 2012 and that’s she was introduced to the Hip-Hop Culture. Katy started rapping in the ninth grade, she was 15 by that time.

After the release of her debut single titled Son of a Gun, Katy went on to receive good reviews and a large number of downloads on iTunes Store, Katy came back with her second single titled Grindin’ produced by Johnny Waller which is set for new heights

Katy X - Grindin Artwork

A Fusion of Trap & Dubstep

Source: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vOzSWO8c-w8