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Kenya: spotlight on Kenyan music

Categories: Sub-Saharan Africa, Kenya, Arts & Culture, Music

Kikuyumoja's Realm attends a special musical event, the Spotlight on Kenyan Music Vol.2 [1]: “Spotlight on Kenyan Music Vol. 1 has already been a success – my friend Mbuzimoja had sent me a compilation last year, so this time I didn’t want to miss it and catch the spirit for myself. The spirit of “new” music that is being performed by local artists, something that makes you feel proud of the country and lets you forget about imported styles. No HipHop (pole Msanii_XL), but instead a focus on local tunes being reinterpreted by local artists. Something that wasn’t possible 10 years ago….”