Real Name:
Carl Walker
Profile:
Artist, producer and educator from Washington, DC, USA. Pronounced "Ko-Kah-Yee" his name is taken from the Swahili word meaning "to summon the people". Kokayi keeps busy on multiple fronts with several solo and side projects. He is one half of the electro-hop duo Dastardly (with DJ/Producer Sharkey) and a member of the long-time Afropunk outfit TheCaesarz.
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Kokayi Discography Tracks

Vocals

Kokayi - A Tale Of 3 Cities, The EP album art Steve Coleman And Metrics Steve Coleman And Metrics - A Tale Of 3 Cities, The EP (EP) RCA, Novus Germany 1994 Sell This Version
74321 31690 2 Kokayi - The Way Of The Cipher album art Steve Coleman And Metrics Steve Coleman And Metrics - The Way Of The Cipher(CD, Album) BMG 74321 31690 2 France 1995 Sell This Version
Kokayi - Steve Coleman's Music : Live In Paris album art Steve Coleman I'm Burnin Up (Fire Theme) Steve Coleman - Steve Coleman's Music : Live In Paris (Comp, Album) BMG Europe 1995 Sell This Version
Kokayi - Curves Of Life album art Steve Coleman And Five Elements I'm Burnin Up (Fire Theme) Steve Coleman And Five Elements - Curves Of Life (Album) BMG France, RCA US 1995 Sell This Version
74321276882 Kokayi - We Beez Like That! album art Steve Coleman, Kokayi And Sub-Zero (7) Steve Coleman, Kokayi And Sub-Zero (7) - We Beez Like That!(CD, Promo) InfoMatin 74321276882 France 1995 Sell This Version
Kokayi - The Sign And The Seal - Transmissions Of The Metaphysics Of A Culture album art Steve Coleman And The Mystic Rhythm Society In Collaboration With AfroCuba De Matanzas Steve Coleman And The Mystic Rhythm Society In Collaboration With AfroCuba De Matanzas - The Sign And The Seal - Transmissions Of The Metaphysics Of A Culture (Album) BMG France, RCA Victor US 1996 Sell This Version
Kokayi - MCs Be Killin' Me album art Storm The Unpredictable Featuring DJ D'Salaam Middle East Storm The Unpredictable Featuring DJ D'Salaam - MCs Be Killin' Me (EP) Urban Intalek Records US 1997 Sell This Version
none Kokayi - Art Of War album art Opus Akoben Opus Akoben - Art Of War(CD, Album) BMG France, RCA Victor none France 1997 Sell This Version
none Kokayi - New Age Of Aquarius album art Andy Milne's Cosmic Dapp Theory Andy Milne's Cosmic Dapp Theory - New Age Of Aquarius(CD, Album) Contrology Records none Canada 1999 Sell This Version
001 Kokayi - Straight To Tape album art BOAC and Mohammed (7) are... Orange Flash Sigh Cools BOAC and Mohammed (7) are... Orange Flash - Straight To Tape(Cass, Album) 715 Recordings 001 US 2000 Sell This Version
Kokayi - Raw Life album art Opus Akoben Opus Akoben - Raw Life (Album) Label Bleu France 2002 Sell This Version
Kokayi - Y'all Just Don't Know album art Dapp Theory Dapp Theory - Y'all Just Don't Know (Album) Concord Records Russia 2003 Sell This Version
LBLC 6673 Kokayi - Lucidarium album art Steve Coleman And Five Elements Egypt To Crypts In Hieroglyphs and 1 more… Steve Coleman And Five Elements - Lucidarium(CD, Album) Label Bleu LBLC 6673 France 2004 Sell This Version
none Kokayi - Mr. Moov Sumthin' album art Priest Da Nomad Holdin' It Down Priest Da Nomad - Mr. Moov Sumthin'(CD, Album) S.P.P. Waxworks none US 2005 Sell This Version
spp002 Kokayi - The "3 Piece, Extra Mumbo" EP (Vol. II) album art Storm The Unpredictable / Priest Da Nomad / Poem-Cees Holdin' It Down (Radio Edit) Storm The Unpredictable / Priest Da Nomad / Poem-Cees - The "3 Piece, Extra Mumbo" EP (Vol. II)(12", EP) S.P.P. Waxworks spp002 US 2005 Sell This Version
BBG-CD-315 Kokayi - Sharkey & C-Rayz Walz Are Monster Maker album art Monster Maker Electric Avenue and 4 more… Monster Maker - Sharkey & C-Rayz Walz Are Monster Maker(CD, Album) Babygrande BBG-CD-315 US 2007 Sell This Version
JML007 Kokayi - Burgundy [The Antebellum Collection] album art Thaione Davis Aqua Thaione Davis - Burgundy [The Antebellum Collection](CDr, Album) Jericho Lounge Music JML007 US 2007 Sell This Version
DAFNISONMUSIC - 003 Kokayi - Proverb Trio album art Dafnis Prieto Dafnis Prieto - Proverb Trio(CD, Album, Dig) Dafnison Music DAFNISONMUSIC - 003 US 2012 Sell This Version
QN5-035 Kokayi - Polymer album art Tonedeff Sunrise (V2) Tonedeff - Polymer(CD, Album + DVD) QN5 Inc. QN5-035 US 2016 Sell This Version
none Kokayi - Raw Life Live! album art Opus Akoben Opus Akoben - Raw Life Live!(CDr) Not On Label none Unknown Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

74321 31692 2 Kokayi - Myths, Modes And Means album art Steve Coleman And The Mystic Rhythm Society Steve Coleman And The Mystic Rhythm Society - Myths, Modes And Means(CD, Album) BMG 74321 31692 2 France 1995 Sell This Version
Kokayi - Steve Coleman's Music : Live In Paris album art Steve Coleman Steve Coleman - Steve Coleman's Music : Live In Paris (Comp, Album) BMG Europe 1995 Sell This Version
PHO130005 Kokayi - Pro Deo et Patria album art Kokayi Been Thru and 9 more… Kokayi - Pro Deo et Patria(Album) Pho13 Music PHO130005 2012 Sell This Version

Featuring & Presenting

PDN61220-2 Kokayi - Travels album art Priest Da Nomad Do What I Want Priest Da Nomad - Travels(CD, Album) MW² Entertainment, Blak Horse Recordings PDN61220-2 US 1998 Sell This Version
none Kokayi - Insomnia Vol. 1 album art Asheru Holdin It Down Asheru - Insomnia Vol. 1(CD, Mixed) Guerilla Arts Ink none US 2005 Sell This Version

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