For those who may not be familiar, Gengetone is a style of music that originated in the slums of Nairobi, Kenya, and is characterized by its heavy use of Sheng (a Swahili-English hybrid language) and its pulsating beats.
The genre has gained massive popularity in Kenya and beyond, with many artists using it to express themselves and connect with their audiences.
Odi Wa Muranga, a member of the Black Market Records label, has been making waves in the Kenyan music scene for a while now, thanks to his unique sound and infectious energy.
With “Zimeripoti”, he has once again proven why he is one of the most exciting artists to watch out for.
The track itself is a perfect blend of dancehall beats and Odi Wa Muranga’s distinctive vocals.
It’s a song that’s impossible to listen to without wanting to move your body and join in the fun. The lyrics are playful and relatable, talking about the joys of partying and letting loose.
The reception to “Zimeripoti” has been overwhelming, with fans streaming the track on platforms such as Boomplay and demanding that a music video be released.
And it’s no surprise why – the song is an undeniable bop that captures the spirit of the Gengetone genre and showcases Odi Wa Muranga’s immense talent.
With “Zimeripoti”, Odi Wa Muranga has raised the Kenyan flag high in the entertainment industry and cemented his status as one of the most promising young artists to watch.
It’s exciting to see what he has in store for us next, and we can’t wait to see how he continues to push the boundaries of Kenyan music.