Sauti Sol’s Bien flies the Kenyan flag high once more as he features on Vice President Kamala Harris’ recent Spotify playlist, “My Travels.”
The playlist features 25 tracks from the Vice President’s trip to Africa, with a particular focus on East Africa. As the only Kenyan musician to make it to the list, Bien Aime Baraza of Sauti Sol has made the nation proud with his collaboration with Tanzanian artiste Darassa on the track “No Body.”
The playlist showcases a diverse range of African artistes, including those from Tanzania, Ghana, and Zambia. However, it’s the inclusion of Kenyan talent that has caught the attention of many, with music lovers and fans excited to see Bien represent Kenya on the world stage.
Vice President Harris has been on an official visit to Africa, where she has been meeting with various artistes to discuss ways to promote their music in international markets. Her interest in African music and culture is evident in her playlist, which features a mix of contemporary and traditional sounds from the continent.
As Kenyans celebrate Bien’s appearance on the Vice President’s playlist, it’s evident that the country’s music industry is thriving and gaining recognition on a global scale. The inclusion of Kenyan talent on the playlist is a testament to the hard work and dedication of the country’s musicians, who continue to produce world-class music.