Otile Brown Biography
Otile Brown Age
Singer Cum Songwriter Jacob Obunga popularly known as Otile Brown was born on March 21, 1994, and brought up in Mikindani, Mombasa, Kenya.
He is now 27 years old.
Otile Brown Family
Otile Brown is the youngest of four children, with three brothers and a sister. When he was 14 years old, his parents died.
Otile never met his father because he and his mother had separated, and his father moved to Kisumu while Otile stayed in Mombasa with his mother. The musician spent his childhood in Kisumu, Kenya, visiting his grandmother and stepmother.
Otile Brown Ethnicity
He is of Luo descent.
Otile Brown Education
Jacob Obunga went to a coastal school before deciding to pursue a career in the entertainment sector in search of a better living.
Otile Brown Music Career
Otile Brown began writing songs and performing at the age of 13 in Mombasa before moving to Nairobi in 2012.
Otile Brown met Comedian Jalang’o in Nairobi, who offered to assist him. After connecting him with Music Producer/Video Director Dr. Eddie, who runs Dreamland Music, Jalang’o financed Otile Brown’s first song.
After hearing Otile Brown’s debut rap song, Jalang’o recommended him to pursue a singing career rather than rapping.
Dr. Eddie later signed Otile to his record label Dreamland Music, and he was the first musician to do so.
Following a dispute, Otile Brown cut ties with Dr. Eddie’s Record Label in 2017
Dreamland Music was not pleased with the change, and he was eventually barred from using all of the songs he recorded under the label.
Otile Brown released his first album, Best of Otile Brown, in the same year (2017).
Later on, Otille Brown and Dr. Eddie reconciled their differences and resumed their collaboration. Dr. Eddie was seen filming one of Otile Brown’s music videos in 2021.
Otile created his own record label, “Just in Love Music,” in 2019, with vocalist Jovial as his first signing. The songstress, on the other hand, did not stay long at the stable, as she left in June of the same year.
The two are however on good terms as they recently released another collabo.
Otile Brown Awards
Otile Brown was nominated for the Soundcity MVP Awards in the Best Pop Category in January 2020, but did not win.
In the same year, he earned a nomination for the AFRIMMA’s “Best Male Category in East Africa,” which he later declined.
Otile Brown Record Label
Otile created his own record label, “Just in Love Music,” in 2019, with vocalist Jovial as his first signee. The songstress, on the other hand, did not survive long at the stable, since she left in June of that year.
Otile then recruited artist Lexsil to his “Just In Love Music” label in September 2020, however he dropped out just six months later, in February 2021.
Otile Brown Albums
“Best of Otile Brown,” Otile’s first album, was published in 2017.
In 2020, he released his second album, “Just in Love,” which contains 11 tracks. Meddy, Juma Jux, Khaligraph Jones, Mejja, and Kidum were among the artists featured on the album.
The Swahili RnB artist was cited in January as claiming that he doesn’t believe in awards and that they won’t define his talent.
Otile Brown Relationship
Otile Brown dated Vera Sidika, a socialite, until their relationship ended in 2018 after a lot of controversy. Vera Sidika and Otile Brown’s split was nasty, with Vera accusing Otile of using her and Otile blaming Vera of pressuring him into having a child with her.
Vera, who had not given up on the singer after the break, proceeded to spill the beans on their sexual past, revealing that Otile Brown’s manhood was small, ‘Mjulubeng.’
However, the two former lovers reconciled and moved on, dating other people.
After that, Otile moved on and began dating Nabayet nicknamed Nabbi, an Ethiopian woman. Months ago, the two split ways, leaving Otile a single man.
Otile Brown Business
2019 in Fontanella Mombasa, Otile Brown founded a shoe business called ‘Just in Love Shoe Collection’.
He eventually shut down the store.
Otile Brown YouTube Channel
Otile Brown has a YouTube channel with over 971K subscribers on where he posts his music.
He joined the streaming platform on April 20, 2016, and has over 200 million views to date.
Otile Brown Accident
On November 20th, 2019, Otile Brown was involved in a collision at Yaya Centre involving his Mercedes Benz and a boda boda driver transporting two passengers.
The singer had to purchase a new motorcycle for the rider, whom he identified as Yassin Maina Richard, as a result of the terrible occurrence.
Despite the fact that the singer was unharmed, his Mercedes Benz suffered significant damage, with the front bumper guard falling off and the bonnet dented.
Full Name: Jacob Obunga
Popular As: Otile Brown
Occupation / Profession: Songwriter/ Singer
Race / Ethnicity: African
Date of Birth: March 21, 1994
Otile Brown Biography