Yahaya Khalifah, nicknamed Real Khali is arguably the best rapper and singer crowned as the shining star in Wassa Amenfi in the Western Region.
Life as a rapper
Born on the first January 1997, Real Khali has shown that he is a talented rapper and singer and also doubles as the talented rap musician and shining star of Wassa Amenfi. Real Khali has always made the people of Wassa Japa, in the Wassa Amenfi District where he hails from extremely happy after breaking into the music scene with his unique, punchy and mindblowing rap flow.
Many youths among his generation can’t match him in his unique punch for punch word flow and use of the Akan language to garnish his rap. Obviously, this sets him apart from other rappers especially in the Western Region who sometimes would yearn for a dream feature from the Wassa Amenfi District and Japa community.
As a result of his dexterity and rap skills, it’s been easy for him to get the opportunity to do quality collaborations with Kumasi based rap star, Rap Dizel one of his hit songs, Rashida. “We Dey Blow” which he featured Afroboy was another major hit song.
Real Khali has on several interviews that American based rapper, Wiz Khalifa is his mentor and he wants to try and at least get him on a major music project. However, in Ghana, he looks up to the likes of Sarkodie, Medikal. However, the rapper seems to have some mad love for Nigerian superstar, Davido and Kuami Eugene as his best singers.
In a separate and exclusive interview with Obcommunication.com, he also mentioned that he is still pulling strings together to feature Nigerian artiste, Ice Prince in a new song he wants to release for his teeming fans back at Wassa Japa and Amenfi respectively.
After starting and making it big in the industry with his debut single, “We dey Blow” under Bulletino records, Khalifa seems to have also evolved and starting his own record label, Real Movements Records in 2020.
Awards and Career Aspirations
Real Khali has won several awards including Hip Hop song of the Year and Artist of the Year during the prestigious WEBA AWARDS in the year 2020. During that same also, he won some nominations from the 2020 edition of the WEBA AWARDS and took home the coveted price including the Hip Hop song of the Year awards in the PRESTEA AWARDS.
He is also set to release a new song titled, Problem, which features Osfresh, his artiste from his own record label. The song was produced by Dollar and the video was shot by Creative Impact Films. He is set to feature other big artistes like Yaw Tog, Kwamina MP, Kofi Mole and the Asakaa Boys.