- 6 years ago
Playing tracks by
Jua Cali feat. Mejja, Jimwat, Skumashi feat. Tee, Jemmoh feat. Mejja, Maneno & Matamu, Mejja and more.
A 40-minute intro to the Calif Records’ genge sound — a Nairobian club music influenced by hip hop and sung/rapped in Kenyan street language, Sheng. Calif is the absolute original genge label and I got these tracks direct from the label in 2008, while on assignment as a journalist to report on the emergence of the music in Nairobi. Read more here: http://bit.ly/lgPd59