Music on the Move:All You Need to Know About Nesh Dee

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Victor Hugo once said, “What words can’t say, music does” The king of reggae, Bob Marley, himself said that music is the only thing that when it hits you, you feel no pain. Music is something that has evolved along with human race. Music is the only thing that will never miss in any event of human race. It’ll comfort in mourning, spice up the celebrations, educate, entertain… The list is endless.

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This is the reason at 254onthemove, we take time to highlight the growth in local music, inform on the development of the music, inspire the upcoming artists as well as sharing the stories of the people behind the music.

Today we talk to an upcoming young artist, whose music career and talent is shining at a very humble beginning. Known by the stage name, NeshDee, Dickson Munene is an upcoming Dancehall artiste who describes his type of…

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Some Names to Watch in the ‘EmCeeing’ Industry

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Meru showbiz is on the move, and one field that has had great influence in the growth is ’emceeing’. Over the years, MCs used to offer their services for free, and very few knew how paying it would. However, it’s never an easy job, it demands a lot of talent and creativity to rock an event or seeking a potential customer’s attention.
Over the previous years, Meru based MCs have greatly influenced the industry and the society at large. At 254onTheMove, we caught up with a few of them.
Mc Ken Mananga

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Mc Ken Mananga is a popular brand name in the Meru region. He’s one of the finest MCs who has rocked several big events, both social and political events. Well known for his dancing in events, jokes as well as deep knowledge of the language. You’ll always love his event, or having him at yours.

Mc Laing’o

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BIG EVENT:Natty King to Perform in Meru’s Wellington Hotel

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JAMAICAN roots-reggae singer, Kevin Christopher Roberts better known as Natty King is coming to Kenya. Famed for his conscious music, the 39 year-old is on scheduled to perform in Meru on 7th May at the Wellington Hotel. His tour of Kenya will be courtesy of music promoters Chini Ya Mti and the Mediamax media house.

Among some of his highly-acclaimed
songs and awards are;
2003: International Reggae and Word Music
Award category: Best Rural Artist on
2003: Jamaica Federation Music Award
category: Best New Singer Discography
Albums
2005 – No Guns To Town Insight Records [3]
2010 – Born To Be Free DHF Records /
production: House of Riddim
Singles year title Chart positions album
2002 Mr. Greedy #1 No Guns To Town
2003 No Guns To Town ? No Guns To Town
2009 Fyah Bed ? Born To Be Freely
2009 Blaze The Chillum

You can’t afford to miss…

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The Art of Wabi-Sabi (or Things You Will Learn Later in your Life)

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You are 37 when you first fall in love – properly, passionately, the way you dreamed of when you scribbled furiously in your teenage notebooks and that has eluded you until precisely this moment in a dusty Cairo hotel. It is not love at first sight and there is no Hollywood meet-cute, but there is a touching of souls, as Joni Mitchell once sang, that reverberates long after you meet him.

Months later, you leave everything you know and traverse continents to go back to him and a new life in the city he has bequeathed you. Over the next three years, you learn that Great Loves can be irrational and painful, full of terrible highs and soaring lows, that passion is overrated, and it is never good, as someone once told you, to love another person more than you love yourself. One day, you wake up and realise that…

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GIVING BACK:Meet the Dj Spinning His Way Into the Hearts of the Needy

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John Karuga famously known as Dj Veejay
Kay-Gee might not sound a new name to
those in the showbiz industry for some time.
However, not many might know his other
side away from the decks.
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Veejay Kay-Gee, a humble man who hails
from Central Imenti, Meru County spends his
time and resources with the less fortunate in
the community, inspiring both the needy and
the community at large to offer a helping
hand to the less fortunate.
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When I spin disks in different
occasions as well as in big hotels, I
get paid. However I use some of my
money to help the needy.

says the Mount Kenya Star whose name has
shone for perfect deejaying in the region.
“Deejaying can be profitable but I
believe if you don’t use some of your
money to help those in need, you will
hardly make it large in the realm.” He
adds.
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At just 28,he’s already established himself in
the game, as he’s also the CEO, Chainless
Entertainment together with his foundation
that helps the less fortunate in the
community, Helping Hand Ambassadors
(HHA) program.
Fame and money is perceived by many to
come with pride, but Veejay Kay-Gee is an
example of how the society can be
influenced and transformed through the
showbiz. You ought to be inspired by this
man, spinning his way into the hearts of the
needy!

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John Karuga famously known as Dj Veejay Kay-Gee might not sound a new name to those in the showbiz industry for some time. However, not many might know his other side away from the decks.

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Veejay Kay-Gee, a humble man who hails from Central Imenti, Meru County spends his time and resources with the less fortunate in the community, inspiring both the needy and the community at large to offer a helping hand to the less fortunate.

When I spin disks in different occasions as well as in big hotels, I get paid. However I use some of my money to help the needy.

says the Mount Kenya Star whose name has shone for perfect deejaying in the region.

“Deejaying can be profitable but I believe if you don’t use some of your money to help those in need, you will hardly make it large in the realm.”…

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No GUNS TO TOWN

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“No Guns To Town Tour”…to attend the show all
sound system will have to send 2 names of their
djs and we will be glad to admit you on

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complementary issued on arrival at The Point
Mall, Buruburu….send your real names and your
stage name thanks…names should come from
your CEO and must be received by 30th Saturday
11am blessed love..send to kedemileakey@ya
hoo.com

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R.I.P PAPA WEMBA

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Congolese artist Papa Wemba has been a living legend
of music. With a career that started in the
1960’s, Papa Wemba has been a great ambassador of the best of what Africa has to
offer. His music mixes energetic African rhythms,
international beats, and heart-stopping vocals:
the results can be heard in track such as Rail on,
Bravo Cathy, Yolele, Maria Valencia , and many
many other international hits.

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He has collaborated
with artists such as Peter Gabriel and other African greats such as Koffi Olomide. Wemba has been creating music, seeking new
collaborations and music tours until he met his untimely death on Sunday evening 24th April 2016 while performing in Ivory Coast. #RIP PAPA WEMBA

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Natty King to perform in Nairobi and Meru Kenya

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JAMAICAN roots-reggae singer, Kevin Christopher
Roberts better known as Natty King is
coming to Kenya. Famed for his conscious music, the 39
year-old is on schedule to perform in
Nairobi and Meru on 7th May at the welingnton hotel. His tour of Kenya will be
courtesy of music promoters Chini Ya Mti.

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Among some of his highly-acclaimed
songs and awards are;
2003: International Reggae and Word Music
Award category: Best Rural Artist on
2003: Jamaica Federation Music Award
category: Best New Singer Discography
Albums
2005 – No Guns To Town Insight Records [3]
2010 – Born To Be Free DHF Records /
production: House of Riddim
Singles year title Chart positions album
2002 Mr. Greedy #1 No Guns To Town
2003 No Guns To Town ? No Guns To Town
2009 Fyah Bed ? Born To Be Free
2009 Blaze The Chillum

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Timu ya raga ya wachezaji saba ya Kenya yaandikisha historia.

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Timu ya raga ya wachezaji saba ya Kenya yaandikisha historia.
Timu hio maarufu Kama shujaa ilijikatia tiketi ya kushiriki fainali za msururu wa raga duniani HRBC mkondo wa Singapore pale walipoibadua Agentina katika hatua ya nusu fainali. Fainali ilichezwa na hatimaye Kenya ikakata kiu ya kushiriki Mara 140 bila kuwai kushinda taji hilo. Ukurasa mpya wa historia ya raga nchini Kenya na ulimwengu kwa jumla ukaandikwa huku Collins Injera ambaye ndio mfungaji bora zaidi barani Afrika akatangazwa Kama mchezaji bora zaidi katika msururu wa Singapore.
Furaha isiopimika mwiongoni Mwa waKenya wa tabaka mbalimbali ilidhihirika kote aswa katika mitandao ya kijamii hususan twita pale ‘Kenya 7s’ iliweza kuangaziwa kwa zaidi ya masaa kumi siku ya jumapili…..kongole timu Kenya..

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