As we celebrate this special Festival of Breaking the Fast or simply Eid, you deserve to update your playlist and get some new jams on your stereo. Here are some new jams from the 254 scene that you need in your life.
Nipe Yote – Nadia Mukami
African Pop Star Nadia Mukami is still running hot in the region and she just released her 15th studio single. In her quest to gain global audience, she keeps the fluent Swahili lyricism with soothing melodies on this record NIpe Yote’. She did a great promo run teasing that she is official married to her boyfriend of Indian descent.
Joefes, iPhoolish, Fathermoh, Mbuzi Gang, Rico Gang – Kwata
The infamous Mbuzi Gang links up with Rico Gang for this street anthem dubbed ‘Kwata’. Mbuzi Gang’s catalogue is on all chart shows and they seem to be having an amazing run on the Gengetone scene. Kwata is a popular Kikamba phrase meaning ‘Hold’ and they seem to be bringing the heat for the industry to hold.
The Luchi – Rivas Remix Feat Mejja, DJ Lyta, Dmore, Maandy, Manzele
‘Rivas’ by The Luchi has enjoyed its viral moments in the Kenyan dance and club scene for a hot second. Now the remix is here and of course, the King of collabos Mejja had to be on the record. The entire crew raps about enjoyment and having fun street style. You need this record for your choreographed dance moves. This also serves as another Sheng class for us who try to figure what is hot on the streets. Check out the video below.
Exray Taniua Feat Trio Mio & DJ Deklack – Alright
Exray from the Boondocks Gang is on album mode and he wants his fans to be familiar with the kind of heat that will be on ‘Taniua Movement’. This track ‘Alright’ is the 3rd single off the tape and he brings on the hottest kid on the block Trio Mio. Trio just reported back to school but his current features in the game leave him as popular as the rest of Gengetone acts.