Masauti, born Mohammed Ali Said is a Kenyan born artist. He was born and bred in Mombasa where he also schooled. He left school due to financial constraints and later on started garnering the interest in music.
Masauti started out his career in Mombasa. This is when he started visiting the studio to just accompany his friends and he got some interest in music. He started out his career as ‘Mswazzi Masauti’. He then moved to Nairobi and got some recognition and got signed by Tedd Josiah.
He then got noticed by the likes of Jalang’o who put him on the radio with the constant line, ‘The Laziest but greatest vocalist in Kenya’. He has since marked his position in the Kenyan industry with collaborations with people such as Khaligraph Jones.