Artist Spotlight: Groovy Jo’s Boldness Is The Ultimate Flex

Groovy Jo is a rapper, singer, and songwriter from Kenya. Her core sound is Hip Hop, Trap, and Drill but with an eclectic blend of Afrobeat, Ragga, and Afropop. She has gained popularity in recent years for her edgy sound, assertiveness, and defiant lyrics. Despite her short music career, Groovy Jo is keen on claiming her rightful position as a top rapper in the male-dominated space.

Groovy Jo

Currently, her stupendous and growing portfolio comprises over 20 songs including her 2021 debut mixtape, The Groovy Way. Some of her most popular tracks include WYKAT (What You Know About That), Naibop, Mbogi, and most recently, Feeling It.

Groovy Jo

Since joining professional rap in 2018, Groovy Jo has achieved several milestones. Some of which include multiple nominations in the Unkut Hip Hop Awards from 2019 – 2021. Additionally, the WYKAT Hitmaker has earned coveted slots in Homeboyz Jumpman Freshman List 2019 and Kulture Vulture’s Best Rappers from Kenya List 2021.

Furthermore, Groovy Jo’s unapologetic nature and creative yet thought-provoking wordplay have made her an industry darling and fan favorite. So far, the Naibop rapper has worked with talented rappers such as Boutross, Kay Green, and Asum Garvey.

New Music

This month, she made a powerful comeback with a new song Feeling It. The song is 1st single off her 2nd LP The Groovy Way Deluxe Edition which is set to drop next month.

Groovy Jo

The excited rapper couldn’t hide her joy to be releasing new music after a while. “Pretty much. (Feelin’ It) Is like a summertime anthem for my ladies. Basically my comeback after a long while of not releasing music I made this song for my ladies something to vibe to and party to. And it’s just also about all the fake people out there who aren’t really keeping it real, I’m callin’ them out too.” She said. The other tracks in the upcoming project include Uliza Uambiwe, Good Bye, Ratchet Tonight, and Straight.

Pre-save The Groovy Way Deluxe Edition

While she is barely scratching the surface as far as her music career is concerned, Groovy Jo is a true testament growth of femcees in Kenya. Her boldness, tenacity, and infectious lyrics are just a fraction of what makes her a talent to watch out for.

Groovy Jo plans to drop another album later in the year. We can’t wait to see what she has in store.

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