Speaking about Kelar Thrillz…
An artiste recognized for his highly energetic performances with his live band and dancers (YARB TRIBE). His vision is to take the Good News to the streets and mainstream media through indigenous rap. Kelar Thrillz, born Kingsley Orji, is an indigenous rap artist, singer/songwriter, choreographer, performer/performance coach. He started doing music professionally in 2013 debuting with “Echoes Of
Victory” in 2014, after which he released the energetic rock-infused Hip Hop song, “Akagi” (Prod. by Okey Sokay) and Afro-beat/rap song “Egwueji” (Prod. by G-bass) in 2015; the former receiving critical acclaim, charting at number one on various gospel music platforms.
In 2016, Kelar Thrillz collaborated with Indigenous rapper Oba Reengy to release a single – YARB, an acronym for Young And Radical Believers; a movement – which he started – to boldly and Unashamedly take the Good News to the Streets. He followed the release of the YARB single with an EP titled YARB; the EP which also received critical acclaim. In 2017, he released a song, alongside its music video, titled NO REJECTION (Prod. by HaychBeatz). NO REJECTION seeks to encourage people not to give up in the face of rejection as it is only a redirection to God’s will for their lives. In 2018 KELAR THRILLZ released his third solo single NEBO (Prod. by Plice), which means Neighbor (stylized), is a call for young people to dance and praise God without having external influences. Following the nationwide awareness of the high rate of drug abuse among young people, KELAR THRILLZ encourages listeners that they don’t need to get high to have fun. The song “NEBO” which was on heavy rotation was followed up with an amazing visual from Ms. Henri Films. Shot in the streets of Cotonou, Republic of Benin and in Bariga, Lagos Nigeria (Same hood he grew up). The visual got airplay on major mainstream and urban gospel TV platforms (SoundCity, HipTv, MusicAfrica to name a few). In 2019 he released the street fusion anthem “CONNECT” (Prod. by Laurentsayz), Which international rapper and MOBO award nominee- Faithchild says is one of his favorite jam! CONNECT which has a chant-like chorus and Afro/street groove to go along is a call to young people in every hood to come
closer/reconnect to God as He is the ultimate.