Legendary Tanzanian Hip-hop rapper, Joh Makini has released a new single titled “Bobea” – to feature in his upcoming album set for release in December. Known for his skillful use of metaphors, word play and freestyle prowess, Joh Makini boasts as the writer and executive producer for “Bobea”.
Mixed and mastered by Chizan Brain, the single carries indigenous fusion of Afrobeats and Bongo across Hip-hop lyrics. With “Bobea”, Joh Makini encourages mutual acceptance and tolerance in romantic relationships to sustain love. This project follows the recent release of his 2023 EP ‘Wave’.
Joh Makini is now gearing to release “Bobea” music video and visit Kenya in September on a media tour cum meet-and-greet with his fans. Ahead of his trip, Joh Makini says “I anticipate being in touch with fans to share the growth I’ve had as a person, brand and recording Hip Hop artist. I have profound affection for my fans and I’m committed to continue sharing with them timeless music into the future.”
Born and raised in Arusha, Joh Makini began his music career in the early 2000’s and has since remained a true inspiration to upcoming rappers. Initially, he embarked on his music journey with nothing but a dream. Despite facing the challenge of choosing the demanding genre of Bongo Hip-hop, he now stands as the sole rapper receiving international acclaim through endorsements, collaborations, and nominations for prestigiou