K'naan

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K'naan (born Kaynaane Warsame in Somalia in 1978) is a Somali-Canadian poet, rapper and musician. Warsame started writing music in 2002 when recorded songs for his first album released in 2005 called The Dusty Foot Philosopher. He then made a live album in 2007 called The Dusty Foot in the Road. In February 2009, he released his third studio album Troubadour.

K'naan including a bunch of Canadian singers called "Young Artists for Haiti" remade the song "Wavin' Flag" for the Earthquake in Haiti.

Albums[change | change source]

Singles[change | change source]

  • 2004-2005 - Soobax
  • 2005 - Strugglin
  • 2005 - In the Beginning
  • 2008 - ABC's
  • 2008 - Dreamer
  • 2008 - If Rap Gets Jealous
  • 2009 - Wavin' Flag'
  • 2009 - Bang Bang - released February 24th 2009. The single was released on iTunes February 24th, 2009, as the "Single of the Week". The song features front-man Adam Levine of Maroon 5. Bang Bang was from the album Troubadour.
  • 2012 - Is Anybody Out There
  • N/A - Take a Minute