7 Things you didn’t know about DJ Obedo (Kijamaster)

7 Things you didn’t know about DJ Obedo (Kijamaster)


Facts about Kijamaster – The mention of the name “Kijamaster” brings into focus a young Kenyan lad who is considered one of the fastest rising stars in the Entertainment industry.He is quite good at what he does thus making him one of the highly sought Entertainer and Graphic Designer. He belongs to a clique of young Entertainers that are taking Kenya to the next level.

  1. Place of Birth
    Kijamaster’s real name is Onsinyo Obed. He also goes by other stage names, which include “Kijamaster, Kingkija, Deejay Obedo, and Baddest Boy Ever Liveth”. He was born and brought up in Kijauri in Kisii County 23 years ago. He is one the most promising Entertainer In Kenyan scenes
  2. Highly Flexible


The Kenya Deejay and Graphic designer is well-known for his versatility in doing his work. He is able to easily blend different tunes and beats. Although he majorly Plays Rhumba and Local songs in different clubs, Kijamaster has mixtapes in Hiphop,Bongo and Rnb.

  1. All-Round Appeal
    As A deejay Kijamaster will bring out deep cultural aspect of Kenyan culture to anyone that listens to his mixes. Most of his mixes will focus on his background and upbringing. This makes it easy for many people to reflect on the music. People from the high life society, professionals, students, market traders, as well as ordinary well-meaning Kenyans appreciate the young man’s work.
  1. Nominations and Awards
    Although he has not been in the music industry for long, Kijamaster has managed to scoop quite a number of awards. During the recently held Kenyan Entertainment Awards held in Nairobi Egesa Vikla, He managed to walk away with three awards making him the biggest winner of the ceremony. The achievements includes “Best Indigenous Deejay, Picture of the year, and Best Designers”.
  1. Controversial and Multi-talented
    One aspect that makes Kijamaster distinct from other people in the region is his style of work. Other than being a new breed deejay, he is also known to be quite outspoken when delivering his works. Some people may view his career as weird but it appeals to quite a large number of people.

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  1. Arrogant
    Some people may view Kijamaster as an arrogant deejay. Indeed Kijamaster cannot stomach nonsense especially when you mess with him. He respects everyone and at the same time he deserves the same respect. On one interview he states that he has achieved more than what other Deejays and designers have despite them having been in the game scene much longer.
  1. Future Prospects
    Kijamasters Designing and deejay career is really flourishing. He is always featured among the best designer in the industry. There is no doubt that he has brought a change in the Kenya. Listening to his Mixes is like “Breathe of fresh air”. Initially, His mix of music was not well appreciated in Kenya. However, people are now embracing and accepting this great Man Kijamaster.

Duke Bosire



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