Kenyan afropop group Sauti Sol have claimed the “Best African Act of 2014” award at this years MTV European Music Awards. What does this mean? African music has been making a steady climb into the mainstream worldwide and Kenya in particular has helped spearhead the creative push through acts such as Sauti Sol. They have become the first Kenyan act to take home such an accolade and deservedly so after pushing out hits like “Sura Yako”, “Nishike”, and “Still the One”. Here’s to long lasting success for these guys and African music as a whole.
We leave you with a few of Sauti Sol’s videos, see if you can get the LIPALA dance moves down… Good luck.