EVENT REVIEW : DRUMJAM SHOWDOWN

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Of covers, strange arrangement and memories of boy bands,here is a rundown of how things went down last Sunday.

Have you fainted from the heat yet? Because that Sunday the heat was so bad I had to change my outfit a couple of times before making my way to Alliance Francaise where the event was set to take place. Continue reading

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SAINTLY SATURDAYS:’SIFA’ BY GRACE EKIRAPA

 

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The best gospel songs are simple, easy to sing along and have a message that the audiences can relate to. A song that praises God, gives him all the adoration or acknowledges who he is as God takes the cup every single time. Grace Ekirapa, unique name, has done a song by the name Sifa. Continue reading

Wildcard Wednesday: Covers or blunders?

 

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A cover is a new performance of a previously recorded or commercially released song by someone other than the original artist or composer. Sampling is taking a portion of a song and re-using it as an instrument or a sound recording. Now that we have understood what that is let us address the issue at hand. Kenyans were previously not very open to doing song covers and many were done in the confines of our homes and bathrooms. The world has discovered some of the best artists through covers that were uploaded on YouTube. It is  now easier for record labels to search for artists on social media as opposed to holding auditions. But that is mostly done in the Western world as opposed to this side of the world. Continue reading