Blaqbonez a.k.a Akumefule Chukwu-Emeka George is a Nigerian rapper and singer-songwriter signed to Chocolate City Music who is popular for his versatile, energetic and competitive style of rap, as well as his many personas.
He started rapping at the early age of 13, despite his parents disapproval, and dropped his first project “Hip Hop Is Blaq” years later, whileattending Obafemi Awolowo University. He started gaining popularity as an undergraduate of the university, fiercely active on social media and within the University’s students community.
Early in his career, he frequented Nigeria’s battle rap scene, going undefeated and gaining notoriety as a fiery, no-holds barred competitor, before winning Terry The Rapman’s Zombie competition, as well as the Henessey VS Class in 2015. Blaqbonez sowed seeds early in the minds of music lovers, who also loved him for his comical side.