Kashada John is a Ugandan hip hop and afro-beat artist professionally known as John Blaq.
He was born in Jinja Uganda in 1996. He grew up in a Kampala suburb known as Bweyogerere with his aunt.
In the early 2000’s his passion for music began as a high – school student, often involved in a host of hip – hop rap battles, and never relaxed any of them, inspiring him and his friends to continue pursuing music.
John Blaq experienced a lot of things that many people in general couldn’t even imagine during his childhood years.
As he remained with his aunt, none of them prevented him from following his dreams. They always used to inspire him in his musical career.
He recorded his first song – More Fire by Andy Music, the leading producer, and has a passion and dream of changing his world and his people with his music.
Inspiration – John Blaq narrates
During an interview, the Tukwatagane hit maker opened up as he told listeners who inspired him to take up music as a career.
The 21-year – old artist said that he picked his inspiration from late singer Moses Ssekibogo (Mowzey Radio).
John Blaq revealed that Romantic is his favorite among the hit songs he now has because it helped introduce him to the rest of the world.
Romantic has always been his favorite song.