In another edition of “A quick look“, we take you on a journey into Kenny Blaq’s life. This summarised biography will reveal a thing or two you most likely didn’t know about Kenny but wanted to. From obscurity to fame in just few months after getting to the big stage, courtesy of Alibaba and Okey Bakassi, Kenny hasn’t relented in his craftsmanship. Bringing a different style of comedy to the ears of humour lovers, Kenny quickly found his way into the hearts of many both home and abroad.
Early Life And Background
Kenny Blaq, whose real name is Otolorin Kehinde Peter, is a Nigerian fast rising comedian who is currently one of the most sought after comedians in the Nigerian comedy industry, Kenny Blaq delivers an amazing performance with a unique blend of music and word play.
He was born and brought up in Nigeria, born into family of seven children. He is the youngest of them. Birthed in 1994, he is currently a student of the FRCN Training school Lagos, undergoing tutelage in presentation to further develop his skills as a compere and presenter, after a short stint with “SMA FM”, a college community based radio station as a presenter, on the Music Comedy Café Talk show.
He was first noticed back in 2011, when he participated in the Calabar carnival. This popular event is certainly the suitable spot for any entertainer who wants to show off his/her skills . After gaining recognition, many organisers of large shows began to invite him to perform in their shows, that was how his popularity began to grow rapidly and gradually became an household name and huge part of most of the comedy events in the country.
Hiis career path can be traced back to 2011, when he participated in the Calabar carnival. This was where his journey into entertainment started. Calabar carnival is one of the biggest events held in Nigeria and it is an ideal platform for an entertainer who wants to showcase his/her talent for the whole world to see.