Kamau Kenyatte is a buzz-worthy emerging artist on the New York underground hip hop scene. His trap-inspired sound and unforgettably kinetic and high-energy live performances have put his name on the lips of the music fans, tastemakers and party kids from Brooklyn to Harlem and from New York to Washington D.C. and beyond!
While his versatile delivery and unique voice are heavily influenced by the energy and sound of trap music, the essence of Kamau’s music is vibrant and he is undeniably the life of the party. He also shares flashes of brutal honesty and vulnerability that prove he is certainly no slouch as a lyricist.
Kamau’s young career has already seen him thrill audiences two years in a row as an official showcasing artist at A3C , 2016 , 2017 ,2018 SXSW Music Festivals. He has opened for Sevyn Streeter at the Memorial Day Festival in Washington D.C., Young MA in Miami and he has burned down the stage during local performances at some of New York City’s legendary venues including Webster Hall and more.
His approach to his craft onstage is to provide his audience with a complete creative experience. This impressive showmanship coupled with his ability to make great music is what has led to his passionate and growing following.
Kamau has been featured in magazines and popular blogs including Lyrical Lemonade,Afro punk,Hype magazine , Stuff Fly People Like and Cassius Life where his single Current Situation was showcased as part of the “Culture Vultures” feature on the official launch of the millennial focused platform.
In an industry obsessed with the question of what and who is new, now, next, the answer is clear – Kamau Kenyatte! His latest release “Zombie” a collection of new music including the triumvirate of well received singles “Extendo” featuring Moon, and “Current Situation.”