African China as fondly called is a native of Imo State and born in the ghetto, Orile in Lagos, Nigeria. African China in his home was known as Chinagorom Onuoha, completing his secondary education at Iganmu High School and primary education at Metropolitan Primary School.
African China started music in 1985 at the age of seven and went fully into music at the age of 18 in 1996, after completing secondary school. He received his first award at the Nigerian International Song Festival before releasing his debut album “Crisis” that later went on to win many more awards like: Best Reggae/ Reggae dancehall at the Fanta Fame musical award, 2003 merit award, Unfication Peace Award from the OPC, 1st Nigerian Entertainment award and more.
African China description of music was an inspiration from God which himself reasons out to people in the best of “Pidgin Reggae/dancehall.