DJ Zinhle opens up about AKA in reality show trailer. Images via Instagram @murdahbongz @djzinhle @lynnforbesza.

‘I dreamt of this guy’: DJ Zinhle opens up about AKA dream in trailer

In the ‘DJ Zinhle: The Unexpected’ season three trailer, the mom of two opens up about the dream she had about AKA and more.


DJ Zinhle opens up about AKA in reality show trailer. Images via Instagram @murdahbongz @djzinhle @lynnforbesza.

South African DJ Ntombezinhle Jiyane, popularly known as DJ Zinhle, opens up about a dream of her “baby daddy”, slain rapper AKA that she had in the trailer of the third season of her reality show as seen in an Instagram post on Wednesday 20 September.

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Slain rapper Kiernan Jarryd Forbes, popularly known as AKA, is the father of DJ Zinhle’s firstborn, Kairo Forbes. The rapper was shot dead outside of Wish Restaurant on Florida Road in Durban on 10 February.

In the trailer of DJ Zinhle: The Unexpected season three, the mom of two opens up about a dream she had of AKA. AKA’s mom, Lynn Forbes, is also featured in the third season.

“There’s never a time where we forget he’s gone,” she said, speaking off AKA.

“I dream of this guy yesterday,” she said to her friend Thabz, who responded, “maybe he’s letting you know he’s okay.”

The series releases on BET Africa on Saturday, 30 September. Take a look at the trailer here.

“I’m truly excited to share this new chapter of my life with all of you through ‘The Unexpected’ Season 3 on BET. This season has been a journey of healing, growth, and new beginnings, and I couldn’t be more grateful for the opportunity to let you into my world,” she said in a press release.

“We’ve got some incredible stories to tell, and I hope that my experiences can inspire and connect with all of you out there. Buckle up, it’s going to be an unforgettable ride,” she continued.

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So, what can you expect from DJ Zinhle and her family this season? According to a press release, there’s a new venture for the DJ, and her daughter Kairo is taking centre stage and the loss of Kairo’s father – slain rapper Kiernan Jarryd Forbes, popularly known as AKA.

  • The DJ grapples with the untimely loss of AKA, providing an intimate look into her process of healing. AKA’s mom, Lynn Forbes, is also included in this season. In the trailer, she was seen talking about visiting the rapper’s grave.
  • DJ Zinhle’s recent acquisition of a fun house will be showcased. Viewers will have an inside look into her world of creativity and entrepreneurship. As she works closely with her family and friends, DJ Zinhle will share behind-the-scenes stories of their collaborative efforts and the joys of working together.
  • One of the focal points of season three is DJ Zinhle’s daughter, Kairo, as she embraces her role as a big sister to Asante. Asante is DJ Zinhle’s second child, whom she welcomed with musician and “husband” Murdah Bongz in 2021.

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