What degree does Akala have?

What degree does Akala have?

On 23 June 2018 Akala received an honorary doctorate from Oxford Brookes University as a Doctor of Art. On 31 July 2018, he also received an honorary degree from Brighton University.

What is Akala’s real name?

Kingslee James McLean DaleyAkala / Full name
Kingslee James McLean Daley (born 1 December 1983), better known by the stage name Akala, is an English rapper, journalist, author, poet, and political activist. Originally from Kentish Town, London he is the younger brother of rapper/vocalist Ms. Dynamite.

When was Akala born?

December 1, 1983 (age 38 years)Akala / Date of birth
Born Dec 1, 1983 Kingslee James McLean Daley, better known by his stage name Akala, is a British rapper, journalist, author, activist and poet from Kentish Town, London.

Who is Akala’s sister?

Ms. DynamiteAkala / SisterNiomi Arleen McLean-Daley MBE, better known as Ms. Dynamite, is a British singer, rapper, songwriter and record producer. She is the recipient of the Mercury Music Prize, two Brit Awards and three MOBO Awards. Wikipedia

How do I contact Akala?

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Is Akala Ms Dynamite’s brother?

Now, Akala, little brother of Ms Dynamite, has been shortlisted in the best hip-hop category of this year’s Mobo awards, along with Busta Rhymes, Kano, Kanye West and Sway. Akala, real name Kingslee Daley, 22, released his album It’s Not a Rumour last April to critical acclaim.

How old is Adebayo Alao Akala?

71 years (1950–2022)Christopher Alao-Akala / Age at death

Are Akala and Ms Dynamite siblings?

Is Alao Akala dead?

Deceased (1950–2022)Christopher Alao-Akala / Living or Deceased

Did Daley and Akala go to University?

Daley did not attend university, but has said he often envies those who do. Akala did not attend university but has 2 honorary degrees in recognition of his educational work. On 23 June 2018 Akala received an honorary doctorate from Oxford Brookes University as a Doctor of Art.

When did Akala start making music?

He chose the stagename Akala, a Buddhist term for “Immovable”, and started releasing music in 2003 from his own independent music label, Illa State Records. He released his first mixtape, entitled The War Mixtape, in 2004.

Where has Akala given guest lectures?

Akala has given guest lectures at East 15 Acting School, University of Essex, Manchester Metropolitan University, Sydney University, Sheffield Hallam University, Cardiff University, and the International Slavery Museum, as well as a workshop on songwriting at the School of Oriental and African Studies.

When did Akala release knowledge is power?

In May 2012, Akala released a two-part mixtape, Knowledge Is Power, containing “Fire in the Booth”, and followed the release with a promotional tour in the autumn of 2012.