We celebrate exceptional music star Kcee this day April 18
Kingsley Chinweike Okonkwois aka Kcee was born in Ajegunle, Lagos to a father who was a DJ. Kcee attended Central High school, Isolo; and went on to University Of Nsukka where he graduated with a degree in TheatreArts.
Growing up, Kcee wanted to become a professional footballer as he played for Julius Berger and Puma football clubs locally, however passion took over and he started his musical journey in secondary school. His musical career kicked off in 2002 when he emerged winner of Star Quest.
Kcee and his longtime partner and friend Presh made an impact in the entertainment industry as the duo worked together dishing out hit tracks for 12years. in 2003, The duo launched their own label – KP Records in 2006 after leaving Kennis.In 2011 they went their separate ways.
Since his hit track – Limpopo, it’s been grace to grace for the music star.
In 2013, Kcee released his next album called ‘Take over’ and won several awards like KORA awards, Channel O awards and Hip-hop world awards that same year.
He turns 37 today.
Happy birthday Kcee!