A diamond doesn’t start out polished and shining. It once was nothing special, but with enough pressure and time, becomes spectacular.
A farm Girl hailing from Vryheid Ceza in Kwazulu natal aspired by her Dad , Ronny Boyice Naidoo , his Brother Peter , her God father Anthony and Israel watching them perform at weddings and parties .
At the tender age of 2 years , Maresciay Kellyann Daniel known as KELSTAR by her fans started a melody. Her first note was Billy Ocean’s ‘Lover boy” .
”I knew One Day My annoying songs I sung all the time would one day Make me who I am Today ” she said.
KELSTAR’s Greatest influence has alwys been Tracy Chapman. She believes in her lyrical prowess .
She also mentioned 2Pac Shakur played a big role in her life and this have influenced her creatively and that’s when she started writing poetry at the age of thirteen.
”Apart from being a wild child tomboy i surely Kept My Morals and all ” she added.
”My Granny Sahara Louw ,Taught Me morals and am greatful for the women i have become”
Her latest single My Amour, a duet featuring Fellow is a kizomba infused beat sung in English which has been Playlisted on several radio stations globally .
This work have raised brows and this lead to a compilation package EP comprised of local and international djs and producers such as Dj Mphoza(Move), Ru de la Vega, Dr Steve (Michael Jackson’s sound engineer 1989-2001), King Nano(Zambia), Cymbal Beats (Ghana, Dj D wills(USA) to Name a few.
Its belived EP will feature 10 of the best mixes submitted with a versatile genre like jazz, Afro tech, amapiano, trap hip hop, rnb trap and more.
The EP will be available on all online music stores in October.