Mohau Percival Mailane,better known by his stage name Hauda, is an independent artist. He was born on 25 December 1995 in Tembisa and spent his childhood there.
His interest for hip hop began around early 2000s when he was still in primary school. He started writing lyrics when he was fourteen but became more active after he finished matric. Unlike many upcoming artists,he started on a bad foot as he was heavily criticized by many,but his passion Made him persevere and learn more about the elements of music. He got mentored by Thabang "Bang" Mashego and Sizwe Ndebele.
Hauda makes music that people can relate to regardless of the age group but he is naturally a conscious artist who expresses his feelings thorough music.