Having sold over
25,000 units of their “Spirit of Africa” CD in the UK in just over a
month the Kenyan Boys Choir are the world music sensation of
Chorus” Nascente have combined the two albums from the Boys Choir
of Kenya – the previous incarnation of the Kenyan Boys Choir – in one
special 2CD mid-price package.
& “Uvumbuzi (New Horizons)” were the albums that first introduced the
band to the world and showcase the boys high-octane live performances that saw
them win hearts & minds across the world- including a fan in Barack Obama
who asked them to perform at his inauguration. The band subsequently landed
a record deal with Universal Music and the Boys Choir of Kenya
became the Kenyan Boys Choir.
features 29 tracks,
only 3 of which are featured on “Spirit of Africa” (Tuli-Tuli, Jambo (Bwan),
Kikererani lelo) giving the listener 26 new Boys Choir of Kenya tracks.
This title is an essential purchase for any fan of African vocal music who wants
to experience this genre at it’s most thrilling and