DK

  • Full Name: Daniel Kamau
  • Categories: Musicians
  • Gender: Male
  • Birth Country: Kenya
DK
Daniel Kamau Mwai "DK" (born February 1949 in Gatanga, Muranga District) is a musician from Kenya and performs Benga music. After failing to pay the tuition fees in 1967, he dropped out of the Karatina High School and decided to pursue a career in music releasing his first record in 1968. He made a breakthrough in 1970 when his single “Murata/ I Love You”, became a national hit. Around the same time he established a music studio christened the DK Nguvu Sounds. The studio has attracted musicians like Kakai Kilonzo. He is still performing, and has written over 1000 songs so far in his career.

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