Nonini is one celebrity who is truly trying to make a difference in people's lives. Not only through music, as he did for albinism, but through his privileges, like trying to help artistes realize their dreams.
Earlier in the day, Kanja, the self proclaimed Afrikan King, became the most recent signee to Taurus Musik. He signed a lucrative joint record deal with Taurus Musik/Subharan Records. More details:
As K-Nel takes a diplomatic stand on this brewing beef between him and Abbas Kubaff, the latter is not ready at all to sweep it under the rag.
If this isn't the most ambitious Kenyan rapper right now, I don't know who is. He has managed to shoot one of the best music videos to ever come from Kenya.
Motivating, inspiring, life changing... I couldn't pick just one, to describe the life of this rapper. Against all odds, Octopizzo has managed to capture his dream and believe it or not, he is just getting started.
Nairobi Half Life opens tomorrow at the Planet Media Cinemas at the Westgate Mall. The film is a brilliant depiction of a Nairobi some of us might not know exist. And the ones who do, might be too embarassed to admit they do.