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Kano

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Birthday
21, 1985
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
21, 1985 (age 34)
Birthplace
England

About

Award-winning grime artist known for high-charting singles like 2005's "Typical Me" and 2007's "This is the Girl." He has also acted, appearing in the Channel 4 drama Top Boy as well as starring in the 2012 film Tower Block.

Before Fame

He was previously a member of the influential grime crew N.A.S.T.Y.

Trivia

London mayor Ken Livingstone named him as one of London's Heroes of 2005. He also won Best Newcomer at the 2005 MOBO awards and Best Album in 2016.

Family Life

His birth name is Kane Robinson. He was a soccer player growing up, playing for clubs like Chelsea and West Ham United.

Associated With

He collaborated with Blur and Gorillaz frontman Damon Albarn on the 2007 album London Town.