He was actually christened Robert. His real name is Robert Kanoonya and Rob Prophet is his stage name given to him by his band members.
His musical interest began at the age of 7 when he started commanding a 40 member students brass band.
Rob Prophet does not drink, smoke cigarettes or marijuana despite the reputation most Rastafarians bear.
Rob Prophet is a jolly charming, sincere and open minded Rasta man.
His touring band is called The Prophets Music Band.
He is the only Ugandan artist to have a record signed to Gallo Record Company.
The issues tackled in his provocative prophetic daily happening Roots Reggae Music, does not target Governments, Religious organizations or individuals but all African, Western and Asian Communities and Societies.
His favorite bands are Lucky's Slaves, Bob Marley & The Wailers, Peter Tosh, Culture, Israel Vibration, Burning spear, Majek Fashek, Alpha Blondy and the solar system etc.
He is a big fun of his Mentors. And whenever he starts his concerts, Rob honors his mentors by playing 30 seconds of their tracks.
He does his compositions at his house which has a keyboard and an acoustic guitar.
Rob writes, composes, arranges, pre-produces and performs his music.
His Producer is Thuthukani Cele.
Rob Prophet is an IT
engineer by profession