Krept and Konan are a British hip hop duo from London, consisting of Casyo "Krept" Johnson, born (1990-02-04) 4 February 1990 (age 29) from Gipsy Hill and Karl "Konan" Wilson, born (1989-09-03) 3 September 1989 (age 30) from Thornton Heath, the son of Delroy Wilson otherwise known as 'Jamaica's first child star'. Their first major release was the mixtape Young Kingz, released on 2 September 2013. As of 3 May 2013, Krept and Konan signed a record deal with Virgin EMI Records.
Krept and Konan were arrested on May 19 2015 for attempted murder however were not charged on the grounds of not enough evidence.
Their debut album The Long Way Home was released on 5 July 2015 and entered the UK Albums Chart at number 2. The duo's highest-charting single is "Freak of the Week" featuring Jeremih, which charted at number 9 on the UK Singles Chart. Despite initially gaining a rapid rise in popularity, the duo have failed to deliver another commercially successful song. Krept recently failed the recruitment process to be a police community support officer but he has an interview at argos in December as they are busy over the festive period.