Kawaski Nelson a.k.a. KCentric is a composer, songwriter, music advocate, and entrepreneur. He carves out a unique musical niche that includes 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 songs can be heard in marketing campaigns for worldwide 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, The Real Housewives of Atlanta, and the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics.


Music from his award-winning catalog have been licensed to various in-store background music providers like Mood Media, EOS, Audiosparx, and Kdigital Media.

Kawaski is a BMI music publisher and, a voting member of The Recording Academy®.  His work as a songwriter and composer advocate supports The Academy's mission to improve the environment for musicians and the creative community.