Tinashe Dupwa (born February 25, 1999), better known by his stage name, Twice Given, and is a rapper, singer, songwriter and producer. Twice Given was born in Zimbabwe then from his childhood to his teenage years spent his time back and forth from Zimbabwe to South Africa. He was raised by a single mother after his father died in 2008. At the age of 8, he started doing music after being influenced by mainly his uncle and by also listening to a lot of Hip Hop music. During the year 2010, he released his debut track which he recorded in Brakpan (South Africa). Having to travel back to Zimbabwe in 2012, also got him an opportunity to release his debut album “We Revolting” which was done jointly with his brothers. Within that period of time, he got a chance to perform at one of the biggest hip hop shows like Changamire Hip hop Festival and also got a couple of interviews at one of the biggest TV shows like YGT (Young Gifted and Talented) shown on ZBC TV which eventually boosted his fan base. Moving back to South Africa. He now had enough motivation to burst through as he now had a little bit more of musical experience. Got a chance to connect with some SA musicians as he was now so focused on pushing his own music. His debut single titled “Worst” was released in 2017 which also got him a chance to perform at a couple of shows around the East Rand. His stage name “Twice Given” was given to him by his older brother (Kev Sage) after discovering that his younger brother had more than just a talent but called it a blessing too.


Twice Given’s feature on SA Music Promo