Scar's Biography

Getting to know Scar.

By  | May 20, 2020, 01:28 PM  | Thato "Scar" Matlhabaphiri  | Top of The

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Scar is one of Botswana's most respected lyricists. The star has been in the entertainment industry for more than a decade and over the years, he has positioned himself as one of the biggest stars in this part of the world.

Even though he has been in the entertainment industry for several years, there is a lot we do not know about him. Here are a few facts about the megastar.

Scar's place of birth

Scar was born in Molepolole Botswana.

Scar's real name

Thato Matlhabaphiri.

Scar's educational background

Scar's education began at Ben Thema and for his secondary school, he went to Ledumang Senior before heading to the University of Botswana.
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Scar's influence

His first introduction to hip-hop and its culture was from fellow Botswana rapper, Kast, who was his senior in high school.


Scar is one of the pioneers of hip-hop in Botswana. The star was one of the first local artists to venture into the industry. He released his first album Illegal Act at the age of 17.

After he released his first album, the star bagged 3 Channel O Awards nominations.

Not only is Scar a talented musician, but he has also dabbled in radio when he bagged a slot on Yarona FM.


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