The new year is here and as you wade through the murky waters of January, below are some dope and fresh Kenyan songs released this week:
Mzimbiting – Exray Taniua Ft Mbogi Genje (Guzman, Micharazo)
Starting off is a Gengetone banger by Exray and Mbogi Genje. This song brings together some of Kenya’s most sought-after Gengetone stars and as usual, they never disappoint. Besides, Mzimbiting has amazing vibes and is easy to jam to. It is the perfect addition to your next morning commute or road trip playlist.
Atoti Jaber – Willy Paul, Klons Melody & Musa Jakadalla
Atoti Jaber is the perfect blend of contemporary music and Ohangla. It is a beautiful love song whose lyrics are packed with praises for a love interest. Furthermore, each of the singers flaunts their vocal abilities in their respective verses. Coupled with an equally beautiful music video, this jam is a great choice for a song dedication to a romantic lover.
Bella – Nadia Mukami
Bella is a song that is about a woman who knows her worth. This track is Nadia’s venture into the popular Amapiano genre and it is a risk that has paid off. Nadia’s mellow voice shines through the beat. Moreover, its catchy chorus is a plus as it gels well with the sound of the Amapiano beat.
Bae – Ajay (Buruklyn Boyz), Silverstone Barz & Big Yasa
Last but not least is this Bae, a collaboration that brings together Kenya’s finest Drill/HipHop artists. This song’s beat is fire! On it, the rappers lay their amazing verses in which their individual songwriting skills stand out. Its simple music video is also well-executed. Additionally, Ajay’s chorus is infectious. Definitely deserves a slot in your next Hip Hop playlist.