M.I.A.-collaborating rapper, based in London but originally from Nigeria. From his MySpace bio:
Afrikan Boy was born on March 28 1989. He developed a passion for music at a very early age. The main influential artists that he took a shine to were Fela, Style Plus, Wiley, Dizzie Rascal, M.I.A. and Yvone Chaka Chaka. His style of music is very open and diverse.