khaligraph jones brings home east african rapper of the year award

Khaligraph Jones [photo courtesy]>

Khaligraph Jones [photo courtesy]

by Beatrice Ambasa May 18, 2021

Kenyan rapper Khaligraph Jones has again proved unbeatable after bagging another award by winning East African Rapper of the Year at the MTN Uganda Hip Hop Awards.

The Yes Bana hitmaker beat Nyashinski, King Kaka and Femi One, who were also nominated to represent Kenya.

Kenyans who had been Nominated in the 2021 MAMA's awards are; Khaligraph Jones in the Best Hip Hop Category, Sauti Sol, Ethic Entertainment in the Best Group Category and Nadia Mukami in the Best Fan-Base Award Category.

This was the 5th edition of the annual event that recognizes and celebrates growth in the Hip Hop scene.

The rapper had been nominated at the 2020 BET Awards for Best International Flow Award but lost out to UK's Stormzy.

Khaligraph had also been nominated in the much anticipated MTV Music Africa Awards, which was scheduled to go down in Kampala, Uganda on February, 20th, 2021.