Once again is the weekend. As usual, we have lined the freshest hits from the 254 for you:
Special Dedication – H_art The Band
As its name suggests, this song is indeed a special dedication. The song pays tribute to all the people who were affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Largely Wachira’s spoken word, Special Dedication addresses many issues such as depression, COVID-19 prevention measures, suicide, loss of jobs, and all other effects that pandemic brought about. Additionally, Special Dedication has a very sentimental tone and a music video that heights its somber mood.
Woman – Otile Brown X Harmonize
There is no doubt that Otile Brown is a master when it comes to love songs. In this song, Otile sings along with Tanzania’s Harmonize. The lyrics are filled with praises for a love interest. Definitely the love song of the week, Woman is further accentuated by the singers’ divine vocals. Its chorus also is very melodious and fans are clearly it as it is trending at number 1 on YouTube.
Kichwa Tu – Ssaru Ft Trio Mio & Timmy Tdat
Gengetone queen Ssaru is back with another banger. Featuring Trio Mio and Tdat, Kichwa Tu is a showcase of the immense talent and lyricism of the 3 rappers. Coupled with a colorful music video, this song is pure vibes. The catchy chorus and upbeat tempo make it qualified to be the big next club banger.
Bandana Ya Esir – Nelly The Goon, Nameless, Habib, Dmore & Trio Mio
Bandana Ya Esir is a cross-generational masterpiece that pays respect to the late rapper Esir. Bring together both new kids in the block and veterans, this song is proof of the great talent that the Kenyan music scene has produced over the years. Furthermore, Nameless raps in this song and it is very refreshing as we are used to him singing in most of his songs. In addition, the music video also pays tribute to Esir. Its quality is top-notch and features veteran Kenyan artists such as Juacali, Wyre, Talia Oyando, Big Pin, DJ Stylez, Nyashinski, and Wahu.
Bad News – Chepkosgei
Wrapping it up is fast-rising rap queen Chepkosgei with her new hit Bad News. In this single, Chepkosgei announces her 2022 plans to take over the industry with her talent and hard work. The Hip Hop beat produced by Ricco Beats provides the perfect base for her bars on bars. Chepkosgei raps in her signature rap style which has unexpected yet well-arranged switches from Swahili, English, and Kalenjin. She is definitely a rapper to watch out for this year.