Wafande in Øksnehallen, 2014
|Birth name||Wafande Pierre Jolivel Zahor|
January 21, 1983 |
Freetown Christiania, Copenhagen, Denmark
|Years active||2011 – present|
Wafande born to an African father, a musician, and a Danish-French mother has roots in Denmark, France, Tanzania, Congo, Malawi and Oman. He grew up in Freetown Christiania, a neighborhood in Copenhagen, Denmark. At 8 years old, family moved to France. He aspired for a basketball career particularly after playing for the French national youth basketball program and receiving a scholarship offer from an American college.
Upon his return to Denmark to pursue a musical career, he cooperated with music produced Fresh-I and with performer Pharfar. His debut single "Gi' mig et smil" that features Kaka was released in May 2011 reaching #3 in the Danish charts and went gold. Soon after he released his debut album Du ved det on 22 August 2011.
|2011||Du ved det||4|
|2011||"Gi mig et smil"
(feat. Lille Kaka)
|–||Du ved det|
|2012||"Uartig"||6||Gold ||Non-album release|
|2014||"Django (Klar på noget dumt)"||13||Non-album release|
|"Se mig i dag"||40|