Wasanii, a Swahili term meaning ‘local artist’ is a platform that showcases the wide and diverse artistic talent around us. The site intends to provide a platform for artists in the music, film, theater, arts and fashion industries to showcase their work, share experiences and skills while nurturing raw talent. Join us in celebrating African talent.

New Profiles

  • Nazizi

    Nazizi Hirji is a Kenyan Hip-Hop, Reggae and Dance-Hall artist. She released her first single...
  • TID

    TID is a popular Bongo Flava artist from Dar es Salaam in Tanzania. He is best known for his...
  • Nameless

    Nameless is a Kenyan pop artist signed with acclaimed local record label Ogopa DJ's. He rose to...
  • Sinpare

    Sinpare grew up in the ghetto Kangemi Nairobi and started Hip-Hop back in 1999. He discovered his...
  • Adawnage Band

    Adawnage is a Christian contemporary band based in Nairobi, Kenya that has been in existence...

New Media

  • Tony Nyadundo
    Tony Nyadundo Tony Nyadundo is an Ohangla traditional musician from Kenya. He was born in Kalin Tanzania and to Kisumu District, Kenya in 1978. He attended Kongoli Primary School and then in 1985 moved to...

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  • Allan Aaron
    Allan Aaron Allan Aaron is a Gospel musician from Kenya whose song “Wi Mutheru” became a radio and TV sensation in 2009. He has done a number of collaborations with various artists most notably the award...

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  • Salama Salim
    Salama Salim You would notice at first glance that Salama is indeed in touch with fashion. This outgoing Rwandan- born beauty has an outstanding penchant for shopping and a natural flair for combining both...

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  • Jeff Koinange
    Jeff Koinange Jeff Koinange is a Kenyan journalist and talk show Host for Jeff Koinange Live on KTN. He previously served as the Africa correspondent for CNN and CNN International and later as chief reporter at...

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  • Maggie Otieno
    Maggie Otieno Maggie Otieno is a Nairobi based sculptor who works in various materials in both 2d and 3d. Her career as an artist started in 1993 as a painter having finished a diploma course in Fine Art and...

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  • Idah Nguma
    Idah Nguma Idah was born in Machakos. She is currently a student studying marketing in Kenyatta University. She is a model, fashion icon in the making and community worker. She is a self-driven go getter,...

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  • Suzanna Owiyo
    Suzanna Owiyo Suzanna Owiyo is a Contemporary African musician from Kenyan. She was born in Nyakach near the lake side city of Kisumu and introduced to music at an early age by grandfather, who was a prolific...

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  • Nikki
    Nikki Sheila is a well-known persona in the Kenyan entertainment industry who doubles up as a radio presenter, a TV host and a song writer / singer. She began her singing career in 1998 and has over the...

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