If there is a time Kenya hosted international artistes its definitely 2017. Almost after two months Kenyans were thrilled to show stopping concerts by some of the greatest artistes in the music industry.
Well, here are the seven ten who gave a show stopping performance and their concerts will never be forgotten.
When it was announced that Jidenna will be performing in Nairobi, guys went full swing and even bought classy suits as Jidenna is known as the classic man, who wears beautifully tailored suits. On the day of the concert, he sure did not disappoint, with fans singing along to all his famous tunes. That is one concert Kenyans will never forget.
You might be deceived by Wizkid’s height, but that young man is super talented and has given artistes sleepless nights because of his prowess in releasing hits back to back. When he came to Kenya, the concert was sold out with fans ready to turn the f**k up. The concert was a success, but an incident happened after a police shot at a fan who had attended the event. Aprt from that, Kenyans were given a show they will never forget.
Tekno is loved by many because of how much he’s talented as a song writer, singer and producer. His concert was fully packed with Kenyans ready to dance the whole night. Others even attended just to see him perform his very famous jam Pana. But many complained about the concert with many saying he performed for less than thirty minutes and to make matters worse, he performed late.
4. Ty Dolla $ign and Nasty C.
When Kenyans heard these two were going to perform, it was a sure thing that they were ready to dance their hearts out. Nasty C was pretty blown away because of how Kenyans sang along to all his jams word for word. This really jazzed him as he vowed to perform in Kenya during his Ivyson Tour. Ty Dolla also gave a showing stopping performance, performing all his songs even from his latest album Beach House 3.
Dancehall fans were treated to an awesome performance when Cecile performed in the country. Dohty Family were celebrating 13 years in the industry, which is a big deal, and they thought Cecile was the perfect artiste to perform. She gave her fans what exactly they paid to watch, performing all her famous hits from way back till now.
6. Damian Marley
If there’s a concert that is still talked about was Damian Marley’s. Fans of reggae were treated to a thrilling performance, with Damian performing all his mega and hits.
7. Diamond Platnumz
Diamond Platnumz is among the most celebrated African acts and he has proved over the years that he’s good at what he does and he’s not about to stop anytime soon.
When he performed during one of Koroga Festival editions, his fans did not have time to breathe as he performed all his famous jams. One thing that is quite clear is that Diamond is a performer and when he hits the stage, be sure you’ll go home with body pains because of all the dancing.