2021 found me in Kilifi. And not because of Kilifi New Year Festival – which was postponed and later rebranded. Still I was living my best life: attending beach parties, swimming in nature’s free swimming pool aka the creek, and eating all the viazi karai I could get my hands on. And then shi(f)t happened. … More 10 Unique Kenyan Albums and EPs of 2021 that will Blow You Away
There’s a famous saying you know. As happy as a lark – which is a small brown bird that sings beautifully. On that same note, could we also say as successful as Sauti Sol?
For a year that felt like gloom and doom, there have been so many Kenyan music projects released in 2020. Too many in fact. So which ones should you listen to? In the spirit of resilience, most Kenyan musicians did not let this unprecedented year mess up their plans. As Tetu Shani once said, I … More The Best of 2020: Have You Listened to these Kenyan Albums and EPs?
They say you never forget your first time. Whether it’s your first sloppy kiss or your first live concert as an adult. It’s kinda true. For that same reason, you might never forget your first Uani by Serro event.
A lot has happened this June. Through the million – okay maybe a thousand – new music videos released last month, I did the hard work of sifting for you. Wheat from chaff kinda thing.
Few things in this world make me cry. Not even romantic movies like Titanic or Me Before You. The only exception is Aamir Khan’s Bollywood movies, Like Stars On Earth and 3 Idiots. I mean, how do you hold back tears with such emotional scenes?
Hola! As you may already know by now, I’m all about Kenya and promoting its arts and artists. With time, the Kenyan art industry has been growing at a slow pace, but growing nonetheless. One of the sectors that has taken a couple of leaps is the fashion industry. Have you noticed the amount of people … More Do you speak Fashion
I was not planning on posting anything today, but I watched something that really caught my eye(s). And that was the Wedding Show on Citizen TV. Before you judge me, I should let you know that this particular episode featured what is being called the biggest Kenyan wedding of the year. So now I have your attention.
It was only about a week ago when we were blessed with probably the most lovely music video this year. Yes, Sauti Sol FINALLY released the official music video for Isabella, the sixth single off “Live and Die in Afrika”. And it was just heaven. Or close to it. They had teased us with the lyric video for … More Why Sauti Sol’s new music video is Everything
Kenyan music is back! Don’t believe me? Then check out this list of some of Kenya’s top latest tracks.