Daniel Okobi, better known as Kobi Jonz, is a musical artist from Delta State, Nigeria. He began making music at Covenant University, where he finished with a Bachelor’s in Policy and International Strategy Studies in 2013.
Kobi was signed to Martial Records in Nigeria during his year of national public service, and from there won Martial’s Lagos audition that led to the release of his first record, “Paddle”, featuring Nigerian artist Falz in 2017. After leaving Martial Records and moving to the United States, Kobi began making music using his own independent label, WeWoke Music Group. Under WeWoke Music Group, Kobi released Xylem, his first EP, which amassed over 1.5 million streams over the course of 2018, and later the single “O Gbono”.
~ Selam Gano