George Kabinga (born in 1992, Lusaka) professionally referred to as K-Blaze, is a Zambian Music Video Director, Filmmaker and Film Colorist. He is the Co-Founder of E.K Filmz a Media House specialized in Music Video Production and K.B Cinematic a Media house Specialized in Filmmaking and Photography.
He is the first born in the family of five children. He’s additionally at the moment married to his long-term lover Cynthia Shimishi. They received marriage on the 14th of December 2021.
Early Life and Profession
As optimistic and artistic as he was, K-Blaze cherished to share his desires and concepts of changing into a filmmaker to his friends, and that is what has led to most of his successes immediately. In 2007 again when he was nonetheless in high school, he was expert within the artwork of writing tales, and so he would draw comic books and sale them to his friends at school.
In 2010, K-Blaze wrote and directed his first short film which was called “War: The Bare Knuckles”. He didn’t cease there, in a while, the identical 12 months (2010) he but once more went additional to advance his movie and create a remastered model of it, which he known as; “War: The Two Thrones” and that day K.B Cinematic was formed. Unfortunately, none of these films made it to main stream because they were criticized for story inconsistency, and also because the films did not meet the standard of the entertainment industry. In 2016 he began another project on a Movie he called “The Streak”, but due to the lack of adequate finances the movie could not pull through. In 2017 K-Blaze shot another movie called “Tormented” but it couldn’t pull through because K-Blaze and his partners could not come to an agreement.
Later the same year (2017), K-Blaze shifted his desires from shooting film to shooting music videos amongst the music videos were; “Kumbuyo” by Icool featuring Kekero, “Thats How You Make Me Feel” by Yang Raka featuring Frenchild, “Cry from Hell” by Yellow Dove featuring Sampa and many more.
Fast-forward in 2018, K-Blaze’s journey as a Music Video Director advanced as he partnered with ERT and they formed E.K Filmz. The first ever music video shot by K-Blaze and ERT was “Mapinda” by Bolokiyo and they also directed “Contolola” by Roberto featuring Patoranking and they have continued to work together until today.
Over time, K-Blaze has shot and directed a number of standard Zambian music Videos for varied award-winning or distinguished artistes equivalent to Roberto, Macky 2, Jae Money, Cleo Ice Queen, Slap Dee, amongst others. Moreover, he has additionally shot and directed worldwide music Videos equivalent to “Pefekiti” by famed Malawian artiste/songwriter – Namadingo.
Other popular music videos he has shot and directed include “Buy My Love” by Wezi, “Pick it Up” by Yo Maps ft. Mic Burner, “Take All of Me” by Chanda na Kay ft. Abel Chungu, “Mother Tongue” by Slapdee ft. Daev, “Dreamers” by Cleo Ice Queen ft. Tio Nason, “I Declare” by Macky 2 ft. Chester & Bobby East, “African Woman” by Roberto ft. General Ozzy, “Beautiful” by Roberto and “Toxic” by Bobby East ft. Kantu, among others.
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