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EDWARD MOKOLO JR., better known by stage name KAYSHA, (born in Kinshasa
Kinshasa
on January 22, 1974) is a singer/rapper and producer. He is the son of Congolese politician Edouard Mokolo Wa Mpombo .

CONTENTS

* 1 Career

* 2 Discography

* 2.1 Albums * 2.2 Covers * 2.3 Performances with others * 2.4 As producer

* 3 External links

CAREER

He was born in Kinshasa
Kinshasa
but emigrated to France
France
with his parents at the age of seven. Kaysha's first single, which used a sample from Martinique band Kassav 's Oulé was called "Bounce Baby".

Kaysha's second single was "Telephone", from his album I'm Ready. The next year, he changed his entire style to record a more urban album called Worldwidechico with a duo with Wu-Tang Clan 's Killah Priest . His latest single to date is "On dit quoi", from his album It's All Love, released on his own label Sushiraw .

Kaysha
Kaysha
is also a music producer. He produced songs for Passi
Passi
, Solaar , Jacob Desvarieux , Soumia , Elizio , Ludo , Vanda May , Aycee Jordan and others.

He won a Kora award for best African Artist in 2000. He won a Kora award for best African Artist of the Diaspora in 2004. He appeared on CNN
CNN
in 2000 and appeared again in 2005 on Inside Africa
Africa
.

He currently lives in Lisbon, Portugal
Lisbon, Portugal
.

DISCOGRAPHY

ALBUMS

* 2017 : African Prince * 2014: Alien Blood * 2013: Christmas Collection * 2013: Raw Like Sushi * 2013: The Best of Love * 2012: The Night EP * 2011: Works of art * 2009: Forever Young * 2008: Kinshasa
Kinshasa
B Boy * 2006: Legendary * 2005: African Bohemian * 2003: It\'s all Love * 2000: Worldwidechico * 1999: Black Sea Of Love * 1998: Bounce Baby

COVERS

* Sexual Healing - 2015 * Hold On, We're Going Home - 2014 * Drunk in Love - 2014 * Diamonds - 2012 * Human Nature - 2011

PERFORMANCES WITH OTHERS

* Dis l\'heure de zouk - 2004 * Kimberlite