Brain Ouko Robert popularly known by the stage name Khaligraph Jones is a prolific singer and songwriter in Kenya. His genre of music is majorly Hip hop rap. Khaligraph Jones is widely known for his hit song “Yego.
Khaligraph Jones was born in the early 90s and his music influence began through his elder brother who persuaded him to take his talent to another level in 2007, although he had earlier released an explosive track at age 13. His music strength grew with battling and freestyling songs. He feel deep in love with music at a very young age and his lyrical prowess also grew over time with that.
Khaligraph Jones grew stronger even with the hardship he faced. The artist can balance his rapping skill using English and Swahili fluently without losing a single flow. Interestingly enough he had tried out Gospel music first before venturing into the rap music scene.
Khaligraph Jones is currently in a serious relationship with his girlfriend, Georgina and they also have a child together
Khaligraph Jones also known as Baba Yao made an impressive breakthrough into the Kenyan music scene in 2007 at the age of 19. In which after he has worked with many Kenyan hip-hop stars such as Ulopa Ngoma, Mirth of Klearkat, Kaytrivx, DJ Creme, Dela Crewe, Abbas Kubaff, Chiwawa Christine Apondi, Rabbit, Kristoff, Stella Mangwii and xtatic. Khaligraph Jones has gone on to win himself various award recognition and ambassadorial roles from top brands in Kenya.
Khaligraph Jones has released major hit songs such as Micasa Sucasa, Yego, Watauga Hawajul, Mazishi, Toa Tint, Khali, The Khali cartel, We Be happening, I am King Rip Competition, Omolio, Testimony, just to mention a few. This song have gone on to do well in the Kenyan music industry.
Khaligraph Jones has worked with top African artist like in 2016 he went on to work with Nigerian artist MI on the “Black Gates” hit track. A song which was found a buzz in the MI “Illegal Music 3” mixtape. Khaligraph Jones has recorded well over 400 songs and has also written many verses for rappers and musicians over the world. It will be interesting to know he had the first verse in Beyonce’s “Formation” song.
Khaligraph Jones is a Known multimillionaire , with his many endorsement deals such as the Kenyan company deal for top win and clothing brands. Khaligraph Jones’ estimated net worth is KSH 35 million. He is one of the ten most wealthiest rappers in Africa. He also earns money from his youtube views close to an estimated KSH 8 million. He also own expensively furnished properties all over Kenya. Here are the best songs by Khaligraph Jones.
1. LEAVE ME ALONE
2. ME SIOGOPI FT. LAMAZ SPAN K.O.B
4. NOW YOU KNOW FT. ROSTAM
5. BEAT IT
8. TONIGHT FT. RUDEBOY
9. JUU YA NGORI
10. KHALI CARTEL 1
Khaligraph Jones has proven to be an artist to look up to in the African music scene. With his hit songs and award recognitions we have been able to compile the best songs by Khaligraph Jones above. What do you make of our list? Share comments in the comment section below.