Kenyan rapper Khaligraph Jones nominated for BET Award
Celebrated Kenyan Rapper Brian Omolo alias Khaligraph Jones has been nominated for BET Awards 2020 in the Best International Flow Category.
The rapper who recently bagged three nominations in AFRIMA Awards is competing against South Africa's Nasty C, Meryl (France), Kaaris (France), Stormzy (UK), Ms Banks (UK) and Djonga (Brazil).
The renown Kenyan artiste received the good news moments after his electric performance during a Live concert in Mombasa to mark World Tourism Day 2020.
Kaligraph excitedly broke the news via an Instagram post.
“Yooooooooh, KHALIGRAPH JONES IS A MOVEMENT, My 1st Ever BET Nomination in The Best International Flow Category, The OG Shall be respected,” the rapper said.
This attracted congratulatory messages from his fans including Nairobi County Governor Simon Mbuvi Sonko who promised to honour the OG with a street in Nairobi.
"Congrats OG, Omollo Road coming soon to Nairobi," Sonko said.
A fan proposed an avenue instead while another said, "we need a statue too."
Many other artistes celebrated khaligraph Jones including Octopizzo and King Kaka.