C4100346 FA71 4C69 8DDA 62E2AD03315C 150x150 - DATA hit maker Proff drops yet a new project that will leave you asking for more

Steven Onyango aka Proff who is popularly known for his song DATA released back in 2010 started off his career as a dancer but later joined a boy band called FUNNY BOYZ with two of his schoolmates. He however moved out of the group to persue his solo career, a period during which he was recruited as a back up singer for an established Dancehall artiste, Redsan. With this opportunity Proff practiced and perfected his craft for a couple of years, until he felt ready enough to be his own man and charted his solo career path. Hit song DATA In 2010, he got his huge break with the song ‘DATA’ that quickly ushered him to the limelight as a solo artiste. The hit song was produced at Herbal Records with Maich Blaq and the herbalists.  He then went on to release a number of singles as solo artist, followed by a 19 track album – SIKU NYINGI which was produced at the same studio. However what many don’t know is that the album was actually Proff’s perosnal diary which he expressed musically.  The album contains songs that explained his journey which was full of fond memories as there were rocky times which  he endured while chasing his music dream; and through out the 19 tracks is a constant story of, thus Siku Nyingi, Swahili for ; many days’. The album featured several talented minds such as Anto neosoul,Fidempa,Ala C,Wyre and Julian. New style Proff curved a niche for himself by reinterpreting Dancehall and giving it an authentic Swahili feel; making it both relatable at home – when at the time most Kenyan dancehall was a copy of the Jamaican accent . With this new sound, Proff has managed to remain an outstanding characteristic of his works todate. He is…

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