Kevin Kayirangwa

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Kevin Kayirangwa
Background information
Born (1991-02-11) 11 February 1991 (age 30)
Origin Arlon, Belgium
GenresPop, R&B, Soul, Funk
InstrumentsGuitar, Vocals
Years active2011–2013
Labels Sony BMG

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. [1]


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. [2]



YearAlbumPeak positionsNotes

2011Thank You2Tracklist
  1. "She's Got Moves" (3:19)
  2. "Crashing" (3:23)
  3. "Now or Never" (3:14)
  4. "Don't Let Me Go" (3:30)
  5. "I Won't Leave" (3:56)
  6. "Forget You" (3:42)
  7. "No Words Needed" (3:29)
  8. "Done Deal" (3:24)
  9. "Master Blaster" (3:11)
  10. "Gimme Little Sign" (3:10)


YearSinglePeak positionsAlbum

2011"She's Got Moves"2Thank You
"Forget You"30
"Done Deal"16

*Did not appear in the official Belgian Ultratop 50 charts, but rather in the bubbling under Ultratip charts.

Featured in
YearSinglePeak positionsAlbum

2013""Only 1"
(Ian Prada & Gregoir Cruz feat. 2Stars & Kevin K.)
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  2. Emmy. "After winning the Belgium Idool Kevin Mason Belgian with a Rwandan origin has a big dream to pay a visit to his homeland - Breaking news -".
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Preceded byIdool

Season 4 (2011)
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