DOWNLOAD VIDEO Darassa Ft Jux Leo KAKADJ255.NET  150x150 - Sobriety in Music Writing:Kenyan Vs Tanzanian Music

This year has had its fair share of Drama in the entertainment Industry majorly Music.It started with the play Kenyan Music  hashtag.This sparking a conversation for several weeks both on social and mainstream media. But where do  some of our artists go wrong? Essentially there is good music, but not enough has been done to better the Kenyan Music. Kenyan Artists and Writing.. Do Kenyan artists  ever ask yourselves why some of the music ain’t playing on mainstream media? Understanding music as an art and not just a way to fame are two different approaches.As a musician, one has to embrace the fact that dedication to writing is key. Many of  the Kenyan artists get lots of backlash because of  the songs lyrics.The biggest bunch of artists are this that use direct vulgarity to do music and their lyrics depict nothing less than ‘we need help in writing”. Good examples of these artists are the likes of  Ethic, Ochunglo family,Rico gang among many others. The latest song by Ethic that was able to amass over 1million views has lyrics that in my opinion  are too sexual, ‘Si hupandana, panda panda Si hupandana, katangaze basi baby Si hupandana, panda panda  Si hupandana eeh”“Tunabakana, hapo nyuma na sidika  Mnafanana, maana kila day bana  Unaitangaza, katangaze basi baby” This does not mean that there are no music writers its just that not many embrace them. Such writers include,newly signed under Sol Generation, Bensoul,’Bazokizo’ hit maker Collo,Bien Barasa of Sauti sol, ‘Lingala ya Yesu’ singer Pitson is also a celebrated writer just to mention a few. Well, these names depict that the Kenyan Music scene would do so well with such talents in writing more music for artists. Content creation… On the other hand Tanzanian artists have embraced song writers that bring a poetic approach…

Continue Reading

The post Sobriety in Music Writing:Kenyan Vs Tanzanian Music appeared first on Ghafla! Kenya.

1 Comment

  1. Super strong video dude

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *