The eagerly awaited Reggae vs Benga beat battle, pitting iconic reggae sensation Wyre and the ever green Benga maestro Ohanglaman Makadem, is living to its billing if the hype surrounding it is anything to go by.
Arguably East African biggest reggae artist, Wyre ‘the love child’ chided Makadem declaring the showdown, dubbed Reggae battles Benga Beat to be held at Alliance Francaise on 4th November, had already won.
The two artists will bring their A game in what is promising to be one of the most entertaining show in recent times.
Wyre, who has worked with Jamaican Alaine, Cecile and other big stars, has over 16 years experience in the music trade and his performances have been continued to wow his ever growing fanbase.
Speaking to this writer, Makadem laughed of the assertion saying the reggae heartthrob is running scared.
Known for his energetic and versatile performances, Ohanglaman is leaving nothing to chance in proving that he is the ‘master’.
‘Tell Wyre I am bringing the entire Bundu to alliance Francaise on 4th November. He and his fans should find a corner to watch me work my magic,’ an upbeat Makadem shared.
‘My new band and I have been working a lot on the benga beat, a combination of Kenyan rhumba,benga ,Ohangla and afrobeat’ added the artist.
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