Your Favourite Kenyan Musicians And Their Real Names

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We all know them by their stage names, interestingly it’s seems that is how far they want us to know them, but the curious nature of human beings has made us to dig deep to find out the real names of some of these great musicians, and I believe by listing them out we will be answering the questions in the minds of lots of people. Most of these celebrities and popular names in the entertainment industry today actually started off life with names that had much, much less star power, names they pieced together from middle names, nicknames and sometimes, names they simply picked on a whim.

As a fan, it is ok if you know the real names of your favourite artist, that’s part of what makes you a great fan and that is what we have come to let you know. Some of these names sound funny anyway, probably that is the reason why they have kept it away from the public, others sound interesting. Its time to pull away the curtain and reveal more of the most shocking, most embarrassing, and downright absurd birth names in the world of music. Here are your favourite Kenyan musicians and their real names, we hope you’ll find it interesting. Take a look.

1. Size 8 – Linet Munyali

Size 8 - Linet Munyali

2. Daddy Owen – Owen Mwatia

Daddy Owen - Owen Mwatia

3. DJ Mo – Sammy Muraya

DJ Mo - Sammy Muraya2

4. Octopizzo – Henry Ohanga

Octopizzo - Henry Ohanga

5. Redsan – Swabri Mohammed

Redsan - Swabri Mohammed

6. Lady Bee – Bernice Nduku Mugo

Lady Bee - Bernice Nduku Mugo

7. Avril – Judith Nyambura Mwangi

Avril - Judith Nyambura Mwangi

 8. Amani – Cecilia Wairimu

Amani - Cecilia Wairimu

9. Nameless – David Mathenge

Nameless - David Mathenge

10. Nonini – Hubert Nakitare

Nonini - Hubert Nakitare

11. Bamboo – Simon Kimani

Bamboo - Simon Kimani

12. Rufftone – Roy Smith Mwatia

Rufftone - Roy Smith Mwatia

13. Nazizi – Nazizi Hirji

Nazizi - Nazizi Hirji

14. Wyre – Kevin Waire

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15. Bahati – Kevin Kioko

Bahati - Kevin Kioko

16. Madtraxx – George Muigai

17. Marya – Mary Wanjiku

18. Vichwani – Benard Owuondo

19. Kris Eeh Baba – Christopher Njogu Munene

20. Jaguar – Charles Njagua Kanyi

21. Willy Paul – Abubakar Radida Opondo

22. Ala C – Morris Githinji



23. Pitson – Peterson Ngetha

23. Frasha – Francis Hamisi

24. Kidum – Jean Pierre

25. Jimwat – James Wathigo

26. Alpha Msanii – Wycliffe Waweru

27. Mejja – Major Nemeye Khadija

28. Juacali – Paul Nunda

29. Khaligraph Jones – Brian Robert Ouko

30. Cannibal – Ralp Masai

31. Gabu – Gabriel Kagundu

32. Bon Eye – Boniface Chege

33. J Blessing – Jibril Blessing

34. Rabbit – Kevin Onimba

35. Juliani – Julius Owino

36. Dk Kwenye Beat – David Kilonzo

37. Abbas Kubaff – Andrew Kabiru

38. Kenrazy – Kenneth Aketch Oluoch Barnabas

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