Kawaski Nelson a.k.a. KCentric is a composer, songwriter, music advocate, and entrepreneur. He carves out a unique musical niche that includes Chill Instrumental, Electronic, Pop, Hip-Hop, Jazz, and other genres of modern music.


He has been composing professionally since 2003. You may have heard Nelson's music on channels like CBS, HBO, VH1, and Bravo. Other networks playing Kawaski's work include Discovery, TV One, and Nickelodeon. Also, his tracks can be heard in ad campaigns for brands like Roamer, Varnelli, Cerveza Cristal, GQ Japan, and Elle Taiwan.


As a songwriter and composer, he has worked with a who's who of recording artists, including hip-hop music legend MC Lyte, Anadolu Pop™ creator Murat Ses, and international electronic acts Fideles, Marlon Hoffstadt, Silvia O, and others. His songs have been featured on The Young & Restless, Younger, and the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics.


Instrumental tracks from his KCentricity catalog have been licensed to various in-store background music providers like Mood Media, EOS, Radiosparx, and Kdigital Media.

Kawaski is a BMI music publisher and, a voting member of The Recording Academy®.  His work as an advocate supports The Recording Academy's mission to improve the environment for musicians and the creative community. He is also a media producer and music consultant, and the owner of KCentricity Media Group, LLC.