Producer, DJ and rapper of Congolese origins, Chrisman started his music career at a very young age both as a performer in the hip hop band Young Souljah Empire and as a sound engineer in a recording studio in Goma. Fascinated by the vibrant music scene of Kampala he decided to move to the city in 2019 where he got introduced to the Nyege Nyege crew and was soon offered an artistic residency at their headquarters. A skilled and creative Dj, his sets are a unique, clever and energetic combination of his own productions, hip hop, trap and influences of afrobeat with traditional kuduro and tarraxinha, mixed with agility and fierce finesse, rich in moods and dynamics.
Kenyan by heritage, born and raised in Kampala, Mc Yallah is a key member of the big Nyege Nyege crew. Incredible rapper, has been on the hip-hop scene for nearly 20 years. A combination of conscious and futuristic hip-hop, grime, punk and trap, her signature style is the rare, rapid and tightly controlled flow delivered in one or more languages (Kiswahili, Luganda, English and Luo). Fierce and intense, the lyrics draw from real-life experiences and often address women’s issues spreading a powerful message of integrity and self-determination.