Ringtone Apoko is a Kenyan musician who had become popular not only due to music but also due to his social media theatrics and drama. He is best in seeking attention and sympathy on social media and best clout chaser.
Date of Birth
Ringtone Apoko whose real name is Alex Apoko was born on 1st January 1994 and he is a Kisii by tribe. His childhood was marred with problems as his mother abandoned him at the door of a bar in Tom Mboya street where his father was allegedly a common visitor.
However, the father never showed up but an uncle who happened to pass by noticed him and took him to his paternal grandmother. The grandmother took care of him by selling chang’aa but she died just two years later leaving Apoko alone. He decided to go in the streets and he became a street child.
Ringtone Apoko’s education is not really clear but he said that he attended Mombasa high school for his secondary school.
Ringtone is a musician who calls himself the chairman of gospel artists in Kenya. Ringtone has been in the gospel industry for a bit long and has worked with other artists like Daddy Owen, Ada, Rose Muhando and Gloria Muliro.
His popular songs are Tenda wema, Rudi Nyumbani, Jubilation, Walionicheka, Ni Yesu tu, Nakupenda bwana wangu, Wacha iwe ft.Gloria Muliro, This Year ft. Ada, Zoea mawe and Wanadamu.
Apart from music, he is also a businessman and he claims to be the richest musician in Kenya.
He is not married however, a lady had accused him of being a deadbeat father though Ringtone refuted the claims. He had also expressed his love for businesswoman Zari and even wanted to buy her a brand new car to win her love.
Ringtone has been a constant topic in various scandals in Kenya and a lot of showbiz with other artists. He has a case against Kileleshwa MCA Robert Alai who allegedly hit him with a rungu.
Ringtone has been also accused of taking a foreign woman’s property in Karen estate by force. He has been accused of staying with an old mzungu woman whom he is trying to take away her house.
If all he brags about are his then Apoko is quite rich with businesses and properties that can amount to over ksh. 10 million.