|Birth name||Emekwanem Ibemakanam Ogugua Biosah Jr.|
|Also known as||
March 29, 1990|
Houston, Texas, United States
|Origin||Alief, Houston, Texas, United States|
|Associated acts||Fredo Santana, Playboi Carti|
Emekwanem Ogugua Biosah Jr. (born March 29, 1990), better known by his stage name Maxo Kream, is an American rapper and record producer from Houston, Texas. His debut album Punken was released in January 2018.
Emekwanem Ogugua Biosah Jr. was born on March 29, 1990 in Houston, Texas and grew up in Alief, Texas, a middle class suburb of Southwest Houston, before moving to Fort Bend while in high school. He attended Kempner High School and Alief Hastings High School. His father is Nigerian and his mother is African American. While growing up, he became affiliated with the 52 Hoover Gangster Crips and was eventually imprisoned .
Maxo Kream began rapping while still in high school, as part of the group Kream Clicc. In 2012, he started to gain popularity after releasing a remix of Kendrick Lamar's "Rigamortus" on YouTube. His early mixtapes Retro Card and Quicc Strikes pushed him into the limelight, hitting over 85,000 hits on LiveMixtapes. In 2014, he supported Chief Keef on the Texas leg of his tour.
In 2018, he released his debut album Punken.
On October 22, 2016, Maxo Kream was arrested for engaging in an "organized crime" act and was held at Fort Bend County Jail in Richmond, TX.
|The Persona Tape||
As lead artist
|"Out the Door"
|The Persona Tape|
(featuring Lil Uzi Vert)
As featured artist
(J Stash featuring Maxo Kream)
(Playboi Carti featuring Da$H and Maxo Kream)
(Yarbro the Dragon featuring Maxo Kream and Alief Biggie)
|"Flex Hard" (Remix)||2014||YF, Katie Got Bandz||I Am YF|
|"Mary and Mollly"||2015||Dice SoHo||Icey Life|
|"7 Day Theory"||Dash||SkrewFace|
|"16 Speakers"||Chuck Inglish, Caleb James, Fat Tony||Everybody's Big Brother|
|"She Fuckin'"||Les||Steak x Shrimp 2|
|"Chopper"||2016||Fredo Santana, 808 Mafia||Fredo Mafia|
|"Pull Up"||2017||Trae tha Truth||Tha Truth, Pt. 3|
|"Hole In My Heart"||AD||Blue 89 C2|
|"PICTURES"||2017||Suicideboys||KILL YOURSELF PART XV: THE COAST OF ASHES SAGA|
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- "Super (feat. Maxo Kream & Alief Biggie) by Yarbro the Dragon on Apple Music". iTunes. Retrieved July 16, 2016.