Kush real name Melody Munkhondya born in Blantyre in 1987 in family of 5 with two brothers and two sisters was raised in Blantyre in a small neighborhood called Kanjeza. Attended primary school at Chichiri Primary School, then he went To William Murray Secondary School where he met his friends and formed a group called Maddem, which included Cobra Mafia, Mad Rocket ,Mad Papa and Kush, but by then he was called Mad Kush. By then Kush had already started listening to Reggea/ragga music of the likes of Wailing Souls , Gladiators , Peter Tosh , Musical Youths and Yellow Man to mention a few.
In 2003 Kush stated listening to dancehall music which all influenced him to singing the same genre. Internationally his influences were Bounty Killer, Elephant Man , New Kidz ,General Degree , Frisco Kid , RoundHead and locally Annie Matumbi , Mad Character Crew , Vic Marley , Magnificent Family. In 2006 Kush and his friends at Kaphuka Secondary School reformed the maddem Crew and it included Vaty-Kann, Astromyte and his friend Cobra Mafia.
After secondary school in 2007 Kush went solo and started linking with his young brothers Tesh and We-Mu. He made his first solo track Utopa which didn’t do well on airplay but the people loved the tune. He then did another tune in 2008 called Gangster which did well and made him not to stop there and he did many tunes., which some are doing well on airplay.
In the year 2011, Kush joing a group called Millitary bwoys which then included him and his young brothers.
Kush believes music is his part of life and he does not think of stopping making music.
Currently Kush is a member of Military Bwoys together with Tesh, We-Mu, Dingiswayo Jere a.ka. Delta and Wongani Munthali a.k.a Massassin.
Kush together with his two brothers own a recording studio named Munshyn Rekordz.
Kush is doing Business and Information Systems at Poly Management centre.