Sali Oyugi is a singer/songwriter and social activist with a dual heritage from Kenya and Tanzania. She grew up in...
Ochestre Les Mangelepa was formed in 1976 in Kenya. Originally hailing from Lumbumbashi in the Democratic Republic of Congo, they first came to Kenya as members of Ocherstre Baba Nationale of Baba Gaston. They derived their name ‘Mangelepa’ from a dance that had been invented by bandleader, Kabila wa Kabanze Evany while still in Gaston’s band. It was inspired by the French ‘Marque le pas’ (marking time). Ocherstre Baba Nationale arrived in Dar in 1972 and soon after started recording...
Uromo is the latest CD by Sali Oyugi. The CD is set for release under Ketebul Music, early 2016.
Welcome to Ketebul Music. We are a not for profit, non governmental organisation, based in Nairobi, Kenya.
We are a record label, video production facility and recording studio, based at the Go Down Arts Centre in the industrial district.
Ketebul Music is an unprecedented outﬁt in the East and Central African region with a unique mission to combine the traditions of East African tribal music with the best of contemporary artists and is today home to highly skilled professionals and music enthusiasts.
Ketebul Music exists to carry out research and promote the diverse fusion of traditional sounds of Kenya and East Africa through the documentation and archiving of the work of musicians.