Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Entertainment


Gossip Celebrity


Africa's Best Rapper?

East Africa has many talented rappers such as Nyashinski,OG,Ssarru,Nonini ,Trio Mio and many more.

Khalighraph is ranked the best, since his nomination to BET AWARDS in Best international flow.

Khaligraph's real name is Brian Ouko Robert, (born 12 June 1990) popularly known by his stage name OG.

 (Khalighraph Jones Above)He was born on 12th June 1990 at Kayole, Nairobi.

His mother gave him the name Ouko Robert in honor of the late Kenyan politician Dr. Robert Ouko , who was assassinated on 13 February 1990.

He is now married to Georgina Muteti and they are blessed with kids.

(Above is OG and his wife Georgina Muteti and their kid) 

 Music Career

Papa Jones started his musical career while still in school. He officially began his career in 2008 at a function called "Words And Pictures."

He won Channel O Emcee Africa in 2009, a highly visible competition that catapulted him to national acclaim almost instantly. 

In June 2018, Khaligraph Jones released his debut full-length studio album dubbed "Testimony 1990". 

Khaligraph Jones was crowned "Best Rap Act of the Year" at the fifth Annual African Muzik Magazine Awards 2018 (Afrimma) held at House of Blues in Dallas, Texas in 2018. 

He was named the best Hip Hop act at the Soundcity MVP Awards in January 2020. The ceremony took place at the Eko Convention Center in Lagos, Nigeria.

In 2020 he became the first Kenyan musician to be nominated for the BET Awards. His nomination was for the Best International Flow category. He was up against Nasty C, DJonga, Kaaris and the eventual winner Stormzy.

OG best hits.

2015 Yego

2016 Mazishi

2016 Micasa Sucasa ft Miss Cashy

2017 "Toa Tint"

2017 "Nataka Iyo Doh"

2017 "Omollo"

2018 "Rider" ft. Petra

2018 "Khali Cartel 1"

2018 "Juu ya Ngori"

2018 "Khali Cartel 2"

2019 "Khali Cartel 3"

2019 "Superman"

2019 "Leave me Alone"

2020 "Best Rapper in Nigeria"

2020 "Yes Bana" ft. Bien

2020 "Hao" ft . Masauti

2020 "Tuma Kitu"

2020 "Lwanda Magere Legacy"

2020 "Kwendaa!!"

2021 "Wavy" ft Sarkodie

2021 "Punguza Kasheshe"

His latest song is" Luku" ft the industry which is all about fashion.

To find out the latest buzz on the celebrity follow the link;

Follow and like for more Celebrity News

Content created and supplied by: X_News (via Opera News )

East Africa Georgina Muteti Khalighraph Jones Nairobi OG


Load app to read more comments