Kofi Stone born in East London is an alternative rapper who grew up in Birmingham. Despite having the middle name Kofi, his late Grandfather used to call him Kofi ‘Egpa’. In the Ghanaian language Ewe, it meant ‘stone’. His Grandfather gave him the name due to the fact that Kofi almost died during childbirth. The rapper grew up on a diet of Lupe Fiasco, Nas, Common, 50 Cent, Sway and Kano. Kofi Stone has played a myriad of gigs; including Glastonbury music festival & international music festivals, as well as gigs throughout the UK. He is currently releasing a string of videos in the lead up to his debut E.P ‘Nobody Cares Till Everybody Does’.