Gengetone also known as slum Pop music is one of the most popular genre of music in Kenya. The genre is mostly enjoyed by the youths all over Nairobi.
The new music genre has been gaining waves and momentum among the youths in Kenya. It has seen the emergence of MC’s with different topnotch flows and rhythm. The lyrics of songs in this genre are usually done with a mix of English, Kiswahili and other a Kenyan languages, having a mixture of electronic beats.
Gengetone as a genre is now becoming popular even in other African countries , due to its melodious flow and rhythmic movement. Artist under the genre have been able to cut across international borders.
The genre has seen emergence of great artists like Ethic Entertainment, Boondocks Gang, Sailors, Zzero Sufuri among others. Gengetone had a wonderful start in the year with wonderful songs and videos released by various artists, that have topped various charts.
Here are the top 10 Gengetone songs released from 2019-2020. Feel free to add your suggestions to the list below;
1. BOONDOCKS GANG- KIDOLEE
2. SAILORS- PEKEJENG
3. ZZERO SUFURI- MATISHA
4. OCHUNLOGO FAMILY- PANDEMIK
6. VDJ JONES- WALE MANG’AA
8. NANI MWENZA- NONINI
9. ETHIC ENTERTAINMENT- DAKTARI
10. MEJJA- NIKO POA