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Voice of the Underground (VOTU) is an online radio and tv that provides a platform to mostly unknown hiphop musicians without discrimination of location or country. This idea emerged from the tendecies of local (Kenyan) media that plays music from specific studios or artists, which isn’t different in nations in the continent. VOTU began in 2005 under Ghetto to Ghetto Foundation to promote music. It became operational in early 20o8. Currently, it has music from allover Africa, and brought musicians to the world. This is visible on the website. Apart from music streaming, programmes production (Defined Hiphop – Africa, Defined Hiphop – Kenya Extra, Swanglish and Afrolingo) and interviews have been incorporated. New programmes will be introduced in the coming 4 months. Our traffic has been grow so fast globally. So far, we have partners like Kuna Vijana, Inuka Kenya (Ni Sisi), Audio Kusini, Ufuoni Records, Kenyatta University radio, KGNU radio Colorado (USA), Revoda Mobile Apps (Nigeria), TZHiphop, and many more.
Nikki Mbishi’s ‘Maneno ya Mashabiki” from the album Sam Magoli has an almost tangible, and perhapseven a conquering air surrounding it. From the slow-flowing beats to the free-flowing not-so-raspy yetfirm voice, the song instantly captures... More
Nikki Mbishi’s ‘Maneno ya Mashabiki” from the album Sam Magoli has an almost tangible, and perhapseven a conquering air surrounding it. From the slow-flowing beats to the free-flowing not-so-raspy yetfirm voice, the song instantly captures attention from the start.Who is Nikki Mbishi referring to? That’s probably the question on everyone’s mind as the song therapper throws jab after jab in with compelling lyrical rhymes.When listening to the song, three things stand out: passion, talent and society. All these is obviouslyinfluencing Nikki Mbishi’s style; something we must admit he does so effortlessly.The song begins on a high and maintains the momentum to the very end, leaving listeners yearning for aclimax that isn’t forthcoming.If you are the kind of person who is wowed by lyrical rhymes, then this music is a definite yes for you! Less