Rexford Okwesili was born on the 6th of November 1995 in Lagos state, he’s from Enugu state, UDI LGA. “I Loved music from the jump” in his words, “my father used to play the guitar and a lot of late 70’s, to 80’s to 90’s blues and Reggae for me, i fell in love with the art of music & the love is a Forever thing.” He Studied computer science in the University of Godfrey, left in 2016 his year of graduating and got his first official feature the following year January 2017 on a hit AfroPop sound named “Jeje” a song by Tchap0 his long time school friend and now superstar.
By February of the following year, 2018, he was signed to a record label named Hightunes, he was then featured on his label mates (litvybez) first single which was titled “Let me Know” it was an instant hit. They went on to shoot the video which was shot by AJE Filmworks and ever since it’s been played back to back on so many music stations.
By October 2018, he was featured once again on his friend’s Tchap0’s EP titled “ATL VIBES” , alongside his cousin TerryTheVoice (now manager). There were 3 records on the EP & Rexpapi was featured on 2/3. He was given a solo appearance on “VIEWS” one of the 3 songs on the EP, which changed the View of everybody about him forever. In his own words “ When I recorded “VIEWS”, i didn’t like the record. I told Tchap0, Boy! Not sure about this record but it is what it is”.
He was called to perform “views” on the 20th of October 2018, during the AMAA awards in Kigali, Rwanda. He attended but left before he could perform due to an unforeseen cold. He was one of the only 2 artists called to perform. The other Artiste was RudeBoy from the duo P-square aka Paul Okoye.
Later in December that same year Rexpapi shot the video for “VIEWS”, the video was directed by Kyle White, in Johannesburg, South Africa. The video hasn’t been released yet. By the beginning of 2019, he was featured once again on his longtime friend Tchap0’s album titled “PARADOX”.
He’s planning on releasing a few singles before his allegedly anticipated album drops by June 2019. He’s 23 years old.