Ipkiss was born Steve Spesho on the 22 July 1994 in Malawi. His music is RnB. He is first born to award winning gospel musician Grace Chinga. His desire for music became apparent when he was 12. At that age, Steve started learning how to play a piano. In 2007, his uncle Elvis Chingoma started teaching him how to make beats. His career as a musician kicked off in September 2011.
His maiden release was 'Chipospos'. The song was taken from the ghetto song ‘Sports Sports’. It was followed by 'Usandifune Lero' featuring One Wizzy and 'Ndiwe Okongola'.
He has worked with a number of local artists such as Cyclone, Daredevils, Revolver, Kumbu and many more. He has produced his songs with the help of fiends such as Whitney Sasha Mishecks and Latoa Mwai Malinga. His music is influenced by artists such as Trey Songz, Chris brown, Jay Sean and R Kelly.