The Kenyan music industry is mourning the sudden demise of Disc Jockey DJ Babu who was based in Dubai.
The DJ who was well known for supporting and organizing shows for Kenyan artistes is said to have passed on following a grisly road accident.
Babu passed away just days after hosting rapper Khaligraph Jones in Dubai together with his team.
Before his untimely death, Babu had worked with the likes of Singer Iyanni, DJ Juan, MC Teargas, Ssaru, MC Gogo, DJ Daffy, Singer Masauti, Khaligraph Jones, MC Guru, Mejja, Nyashinski, Sauti Sol among others.
Kenyan celebrities and fans have mourned the DJ with heartfelt messages- appreciating his contribution to the music industry.
In March 2021, DJ Babu was again involved in another accident while in the company of music promoter Kaka dc, while in Washington DC
Dj Babu began his deejaying career in late 2008 and continued till his passing in a car accident in July 2023.
He was also the founder and CEO of Jamdown Dubai since 2013.
His death deals a blow to the music and entertainment sectors globally as well as in Kenya and Dubai.
jalangoo Thank you for the support you gave Kenyan artist...you did your part..Rest well bro.
djjr254 Wah, Babu 🙆🏻♂️ I'll Write About You When I Get The Strength. For Now, Fly My Friend, It Is Well 🕊🕯
carolradull Rest in peace my friend 😢
djshiti_comedian Rest in peace bro,💔💔
fenamenal Damn, RIP G 🙏🕊
_ann_pauline_ Sending my heartfelt love and gratitude to you in heaven. Dear friend, no word can express how sorry I feel about your unfortunate death! May you rest peace my brother 💔😣❤️🩹
jeff_naire Ain't no dj or an Artist that didn't come to dubai without your connections. Help and hospitality you put our kenyan music on the map over there. For me and ndovu you gave us the best time. Rest easy bro. Thank you for everything
amfitnessdxb Rest Easy champ my condolences to the family 🙏🙏🙏🙏