Meet Salim Young, the latest entrant into One Man Guitar
7 May 2019
Laban Kinuthia popularly known by his stage name Salim Young is the latest entrant into music from the renowned one-man-guitar playing Salim family.
The family which can be equated to the Jamaican Morgan Heritage reggae family is widely credited for introducing to Kenya, the concept of playing One Man Guitar or 'Mugithi' in the Kikuyu entertainment scene.
The Salim family prides of big names in Kikuyu secular music like the late Salim Junior, Mighty Salim, Sarafina Salim and now Salim Young.
Salim Young who was born in 1990, is the youngest of brothers and was introduced to music by their father, Salim Senior, who is currently a businessman and music instruments tutor.