Pre-Jamhuri Day Party with SAUTI SOL
. Diani Beach Club, Diani Beach [AGES 18+]
Who doesn't know Sauti Sol?
Sauti Sol have been in the game for 10 years and have spent the last 4 years at the top. They're the no.1 musicians in Kenya and among the most influential music brands in the Africa. Crowned the MTV EMA Best African Act in 2014, Sauti Sol have received so many international nominations and accolades (among them being the only East African artists to get a BET Award nomination in 2015). Sauti Sol won Best Group and Producer of the year AFRIMMA in 2015, ending the year with the Most Stylish East African Artist at the Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards. 2016 was one their best years yet as they swept almost all continental categories nominated for, winning the Best Group (MTV MAMA 2016), Best African Group (AFRIMMA 2016) and Soundcity MVP 2016.
Sauti Sol are the first Kenyan musicians to do a self-produced nationwide tour, creating over 100 job opportunities for creatives in the arts and culture industry.
As of September 2017, Sauti Sol became the first musicians in Kenya to reach a landmark 1M Likes on Facebook and 1M followers on Instagram respectively.
Supported by The Beathogs,
Kenya's hottest party / funk band, an 8-piece band playing groovy dance funk soul grooves. We've remained international in make-up with five countries and three continents represented. We play popular covers and 'Beathogs' twist of sound and song structure guaranteed to make you reminisce, tap your toes and hum along, dance, party and go WILD!
And our local hero SURAJ!
After making his debut in Nairobi, SURAJ has emerged as a dynamic, trailblazing DJ/Producer in East Africa. Since then, he has set his sights on becoming a beacon in Africa's burgeoning electronic music scene.
In just a matter of time, his music & live shows have become a fixture for fans and DJs alike and made his talent and captivating personality known to many on the continent and around the world. As he continues to shine and become even more sought-after, SURAJ is honing his skills and making every release and performance better than the last.