|Born||11 February 1991|
|Genres||Pop, R&B, Soul, Funk|
Kevin Kayirangwa (born 11 February 1991) also known as Kevin or Kevin K, is the winner of Idool 2011 , in season 4 of the Belgian version of Pop Idol . His first album, Thank You, on Sony BMG released in 2011, reached No. 2 in the Ultratop Belgian Flemish Singles Charts.
In May 2012, he joined Dennis De Neyer, a co-contestant of Kevin in the same series and Dean Delannoit, an Idool 2007 season 3 winner to form the Belgian Flemish boyband 3M8S.
Kayirangwa is of Rwandan descent.
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|2011||"She's Got Moves"||2||Thank You|
*Did not appear in the official Belgian Ultratop 50 charts, but rather in the bubbling under Ultratip charts.
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|2013||""Only 1" |
(Ian Prada & Gregoir Cruz feat. 2Stars & Kevin K.)
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