Hand-Forged in Kenya OkayAfrica, The Alchemist Bar, and Bateleur Brewery are excited to present Hand-Forged in Kenya, a new music series focused on showcasing rising talent in Kenya to fans both
Hand-Forged in Kenya
OkayAfrica, The Alchemist Bar, and Bateleur Brewery are excited to present Hand-Forged in Kenya, a new music series focused on showcasing rising talent in Kenya to fans both locally and globally.
April 6th, 2019
6PM – Late
About The Performers
Mankind – Mankind is an alternative music group based in Nairobi, Kenya. It us made up of singer / songwriter, Mane, and vocalist / producer, The Cloak. The duo met in high school in the year 2011 and have been experimenting with a variety of genres and styles from popl & alt rock to hip hop & reggae. They recorded their first EP in 2014 and have released three singles from the project so far: North, The King of Hearts, and Dark Skin. They recently signed a licensing deal with Sony Africa and a three year publishing deal with Sony ATV
RU.BY – Ruby is a Nairobi based singer / songwriter. She writes, sings, and raps her own music with a Jazz and R&B flair. Her inspirations range from Amy Winehouse, Erykah Badu, Lauren Hill, Ravyn Lanae and more.
Fox Elijah – Fox Elijah is a Nairobi based recording artist and music producer. Born to a Ghanaian missionary family, Fox Elijah has travelled across the world ranging from Los Angeles, Canada, and Georgia. His nomadic lifestyle translate directly into his music as he fuses multiple genres with ease.
Hosted by George Porgie Gachui
Music by Mix Master Lenny
Curated by Camille Storm
OkayAfrica connects a global audience to African culture and its global diaspora through authentic content and immersive experiences. Reaching a diverse audience around the world, OkayAfrica is the largest destination bridging African art, music, style, politics and more across cultural bounds.
About Bateleur Brewery
Craft beer, hand-forged in Kenya. 100% Natural.