SAUTI SOL BIO
Is a Kenyan band and Afro Pop vocal group that is made up of members who are Bien Aime Baraza, Wills Chimano, Savara Mudigi and Polycarp Otieno who joined the group as a guitarist. Sauti Sol is known for their outstanding love anthems and sometimes political driven songs and the group is in many instances cited as one of the best Kenyan music bands of all time.
Career Beginnings and Breakthroughs
The group was formed in 2005 in Nairobi Kenya and it first started as an acapella group but changed its narrative after Polycarp arrived as a guitarist. In 2006 Sauti Sol participated in a music competition which helped them to secure a record deal with Penya Record.
Their first album titled Mwanzo was recorded in 2009 when both members of the group graduated from college. The album was well received by fans in Kenya and East Africa and produced many hits. In 2011 their sophomore album titled Sol Filosofia was released and it made them household names in Kenya and got them many awards
Throughout their career, the Sol boys have collaborated with many heavyweights in Africa including Yemi Alade, Burna Boy, AY Masta, Nandy, Bebe Cool, Patoranking and many other prolific names in Africa. Their record label Sol Generation has produced and nurtured many talents in Kenya such as Bensoul, Nviiri The Story Teller, Crystal Asige and Kaskazini.
After the Midnight Train album release, the members of the boyband have been doing solo projects such as Balance by Savara, Inauma by Bien and Freedom by Chimano.
They have also earned major endorsements from major brands in Africa such as Infinix Mobile, Coca-Cola and Safari Com and many others.
Songs By the Sol Genaration group
The most popular songs by the group include
3. Midnight Train
5. Short n Sweet
6. Sura Yako
7. Coming Home
9. Live and Die in Africa ft Yemii Alade
10. Feel My Love
11. Kuliko Jana
14. Unconditionally Bae
Does The Group Have Any Album?
So far Sauti Sol has released five (5) studio albums so far
1. Mwanzo (2009)
2. Sol Filosofia (2011)
3. Afrikan Sauce (2019)
4. Live And Die In Afrika (2015)
5. Midnight Train (2020)
Awards Won By Sauti Sol
- In 2016, they won the Best African group category at the MTV Africa Music Awards (MTV MAMA).
- At the MTV EMAs in 2014, the Sura Yako hit makers won The Best African Act.
- In Afrimma Awards 2015 saw them win as the Best African Group.
- They got a nomination at the 2015 BET Awards as the Best International Act Africa.
- At the 2014 Bingwa Awards, Sura Yako won the category of Best Music video in Kenya.
- Their "I Don't Want To Be Alone" Video won the category of Most Gifted East African Video in 2012.
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