Benn Gilbert Kamoto, better known as Gemini Major, is a Malawian born Afro–pop singer and record producer. Born in June 1990, Gemini Major finished his high school in 2007 and later graduated in I.T in 2009. In the same year, he moved to Durban, South Africa to pursue his dream as an artist and record producer. Gemini Major has produced for a number of artists in a variety of genres ranging from R&B, Hip-Hop,House, Dancehal, Pop and Gospel. His portfolio includes production used in TV Shows such as Gold Diggers Season 3,Forever Young and Mo Love.
Gemini Major who is inspired by artists such as Wizkid, Burna Boy, Bob Marley and I-Octane, describes his music as “a celebration of music, love and life in recognition for both its pain and pleasures on a personal level as well as socially”.
After a chance meeting with Cassper Nyovest and his team at a video shoot for a song that Gemini Major had produced, he joined the Family Tree team, and he is currently working on his debut project. After the release of Nasty C’s hit single “Juice Back”, Gemini has become the go to producer for some of South Africa’s leading Hip-Hop artists. Apart from producing for some of South Africa’s top artists, Gemini has appeared on songs along side Khuli Chana and African legend 2 Face.
Gemini Major, who is currently producing for numerous artists and working on his debut project has released two songs namely “Badmanting” feat. Aewon Wolf and “Bumpy Ride”.
In 2016, Gemini Major was selected to participate in Season 2 of Coke Studio as a producer.
Production Credits (October 2015 – Present):
CassperNyovest feat.StoneBwoy – Fever
CassperNyovest – Mmangwane *
CassperNyovest – Skelm
CassperrNyovest – Super Ex *
CassperNyovest and Diamond Platnumz – (Coke Studios)
DJ Vigilante ft. CassperNyovest – Ayeye *
Gemini Major feat.Aewon Wolf –Badmanting
Gemini Major feat. Nadia Nakai, Riky Rick and CassperNyovest – RaggaRagga
Gemini Major – Bumpy Ride
KhuliChana, Aewon Wolf and Gemini Major –Walking and Dabbing
Nasty C feat.CassperNyovest and Davido – Juice Back (Remix) *
Nasty C – Switched Up
Nasty C and Buffalo Souljah – You Belong Here
Riky Rick – Sidlukotini*
StiloMagolide feat. Nasty C – No Days Off
Coke Studio Season 2 – Producer (2016)
Cameo in Cell C “Talking and Dabbing” Advert (2016)
Adidas Uncaged Campaign (2016)
BarcadiUntameable Campaign (2016)
2015 South African Hip Hop Awards Nominee: Producer of the Year
Performance at “Fill Up The Dome with CassperNyovest” (2015)