Nyashinski, real name Nyamari Ongegu, is a Kenyan award winning multi-talented rapper. His musical roots go back to 2001 when he was part of a rap trio known as Kleptomaniax who went on to release their debut album (M4E - Maniax4Ever). He took a musical hiatus in 2006 and came back into Kenya in 2016, and continues to e one of the top artiste's in the country. His musical style ranges from Hip-Hop / Rap to R&B / Pop.
Since 2016, Nyashinski has released 13 successful singles which have earned him multiple awards and nominations. He has also done collaborations with African heavyweights Sauti Sol, Juma Jux, Nameless, Mafikizolo, Yemi Alade, and internationally with Trey Songs and Diplo.
Africa’s Rising Musician expressing deep life thoughts straight from his heart, through music to his fan’s ears, Nyashinski is ready to conquer Africa and the World. He is set to launch his debut album in February 2020.
Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.