Kenyan entertainers have been complaining on social media after
receiving peanuts from the body responsible for collecting royalties on their
For instance, rapper Khaligraph Jones, whose music has been
ruling the airwaves for the past year, was shocked when he received just
Taking to social media, the Yego hit-maker shared a screenshot of an MPesa message from MCSK showing he earned a paltry Sh2500 plus Sh30 withdrawal fee.
Siku Moja Tutakuja Kuwavuruga uko Mbaya Sana, Msijaribu kunitumia izi peanuts
tena. In fact, I have given authorization for my music to be pirated, Don’t collect
money on my Behalf anymore, Nisiskie mmeshika mtu akicheza Wimbo zangu kwa
street, msinitumie izo peanuts zenu tena, The OG shall be respected,” declared
Khaligraph even gave Kenyans the green light to bootleg his
music and warned MCSK to stop collecting royalties on his behalf.