HOME GAMES Kamau plays Tuesday (May 13) at the Mod Club (722 College, 416-588-4663) with Zaki Ibrahim and Candy Coated Killahz. 19+. $12. 416-870-8000.
NICKNAME Actually, his nickname is his stage name. It’s a Kikuyu (Kenya) name that means “quiet warrior.”
POSITION Poet, producer and hip-hop artist
TEAM MEMBERS It’s really just him, but DJ NaNa does a lot of shows with him.
ROOKIE YEAR His cousin Roger introduced him to real hip-hop music when he was about 12 and explained the basics of beat-making. The rest was practice.
LEAGUE Soul music
STATS 00:01 First EP (2003); Pangea Project (2004); featured in k-os’s Exit album (2002), Joyful Rebellion (2004); Atlantis: Hymns For Disco (2006); featured in Shad K’s The Old Prince album (2007); working on first full-length.
SPECIAL TALENTS He’s a graphic designer by trade.