Mbogi Genje Teams up with Wakali Wao, Kingpheezle for New ‘Limbo’ Video
27 November 2020
[Photo Credit:Kingpheezle Instagram]
By Lydia M Joshua
Renowned Kenyan music groups; Mbogi Genje, Wakali Wao and Kingpheezle have teamed up to release a hot jam dubbed ‘Limbo’.
The audio produced by Stray Music utilizes instrumentals from 2010 Genge music. The artists alternate between rapping in English, Sheng and some dancehall to create a harmonious combination.
True to the Gengetone style, the jam has synchronized street dance and is recorded in the streets.
‘Limbo’ has been received well by fans and is currently doing well on YouTube. In Just two days, the jam already has over 30,000 views.
Recently Mbogi Genje came under spotlight after Kenya Film Classification Board CEO Dr. Ezekiel Mutua used their song ‘Kidungi’ and their name in a tweet questioning whether Gengetone artists have parents, and if they are proud of them for the music they produce.
‘Kidungi’ is one of the most viewed jams from Mbogi Genje on YouTube. The hit which is done in sheng’ was released on 25th December 2019 and currently has over 2 million views.
“Those kids who do Kidungi and bongi genje or whatever, ni watoto wa nani? Are their parents proud of them? Those kids who sing dirty things or post their nudes on social media, whose kids are they? Don't they have parents?” he tweeted.