The Biography of Kal Afrorock
Chukwuka Nwaneri, known professionally as Kal Afrorock, is an IGBO Biafran American singer, songwriter, and record producer. Born in Abia State, Aba, Biafra and raised in Washington D.C. Biafra is a tropical and coastal region in the south eastern area of West Africa between Nigeria and Southern Cameroons. Kal Afrorock is a direct descendent of the Ancient Igbo People of Biafra.
In 2003, His Sultry voice and melodic flow immediately got the attention of American Hiphop Legendary Biz Markie.
Throughout 2003, Kal worked closely with Biz Markie on his “Weekend Warrior” album. Kal wrote the hook and starred in the music video of Biz Markie’s single “Bounce,”
which also featured Elephant Man. Kal was also featured in the songs “Like a Dream,” “For the DjZ,” and “Turn Back the Hands of Time”.
In 2005, KAL signed a publishing deal with Windswept Holdings LLC for songwriting and music production.
In 2006, KAL began to develop himself as a solo artist. At the same time, he began to produce artists, including King Los (Signed by Sean Combs / RCA Records).
Kal also worked closely with Will Smith and Omarr Rambert on producing music for K. Smith, Will Smith’s nephew.
In 2007, Kal linked up with Grammy Award Winning Artist Mya. Kal collaborated, produced and wrote several songs for Mya.
Years after working behind the scenes, Kal officially releasing his greatest solo work to date.
Kal Afrorock is the first Igbo Rock, Alternative, Hip hop and R&B artist in America. This group of distinct African people has been shaped by many other cultures from around the globe.
Many artists leave their homes to find influences while others absorb what is around them to create their work. Kal Afrorock was able to do both. His African background combined with American influences has allowed him to create exceptional music that ushers in a wave of new artists creating their own distinct sound.
Kal Afrorock has taken the traditional African rhythms, Caribbean melodies and American music to create a fresh and distinct sound that has been missing from popular music.
Kal Afrorock is also an activist, using his musical talent and creativity to raise awareness on the Injustice and barbaric treatment towards Biafrans. His activism has also been noticed by his fans and everyone else. His popular Quotes “Our Future belongs to us. No Black African person should be against or engage in anything to discourage The Liberation and Freedom of Black African People.” have since gone viral and remain a major subject of discussion among his fans.
One of Kal Afrorock Aim and Vision in the Music Industry is to bring The World’s Spotlight on Biafra.
The Igbo Biafran American is regarded as an electric talent who has worked with top artists in the global music industry. He produces meaningful songs that inspire people and encourages liberty
United States: Kal Afrorock is pleased to announce the release of his new solo song, titled “Rise” displaying a unique blend of Afro-rock that has viewers on YouTube and FaceBook in a frenzy.
Kal Afrorock identifies an Igbo Biafran American singer, songwriter, and record producer who was raised in Washington D.C. Over the past few years, he has collaborated and worked with top artists like Will Smith, Biz Markie, and Mya on several projects. His deep connections with his African roots and culture are apparently attractive to these top acts who have all confessed to having a pleasant experience with Kal Afrorock.