Loose kaynon born Joakin Ikazoboh in the northern part of Nigeria, is a rapper, MC, songwriter who hails from Edo state.
Growing up in a household that celebrated good music as often as it could, (he boasts that his Dad had the largest record collection he had ever seen) a keen interest in music developed for this youngster and as hip hop and rap music spread to Nigeria he started writing his own material hugely influenced by the likes of Jay-Z, DMX, Notorious BIG, big daddy kane and eminem.
He decided to pursue music professionally in 2006 and juggled this with his university education (he is a bachelors degree holder in banking and finance).
Loose is known for his brash delivery and his lyrical prowess.
Over the last couple of years Loose Kaynon has built a steadily growing fanbase by consistently putting out buzz worthy singles and freebies and also by putting in memorable guest appearances on projects from other artistes.
He was a guest artiste on the M.I2 album by M.I and also on the 1st single off the “Illegal Music 2” mixtape by M.I Abaga. Also his verses on these projects and other projects he’s been featured on have earned him a recording contract with loopy music founded by M.I and also has identified him as 1 of the acts to look out for in the coming year.
He is also the founder of the number 1 hip hop platform in Nigeria “Wax Lyrical” and has been giving local talents a platform to express themselves thru this avenue.
He recently put out two singles ‘Aka Na Enu’ and M.S.S.J’ featuring Phyno and Producer Kid Konnect.
Due to a merger between Chocolate City and Loopy Music that was announced in April 2015. Loose Kaynon got signed as a Chocolate City act due to the merger and was part of the compilation album featuring all the artistes under the newly merged label .
The move brings together M.I, Jesse Jagz, Ruby Gyang, Loose Kaynon, Ice Prince, Nosa, DJ Caise, Dice Ailes, Victoria Kimani and DJ Lambo under one business umbrella
Following the release of hit singles such as Halleluyah, Go Hard and Awon Temi. The Gemini Project was finally release under Chocolate City Music in January 2016.
Tagged as arguably Nigeria’s most anticipated hip-hop project – THE GEMINI PROJECT With features from Ice Prince, Sir Dauda, Milli, Victoria Kimani, Zaina, Koker, Dice Ailes, Isaac Geralds & Ruby Gyang and production credits to Kid Konnect alongside Don L37, Reinhard, Ckay & M.I Abaga, Loose Kaynon has officially engraved his name in the list of the forerunning rappers in Nigeria.