What does it take to become a household name, a bona-fide phenomenon, a blip on the radar of Kenya popular culture? COLLO shines a white-hot spotlight on our country’s collective fascinations in Pop Culture! A Celebration of Kenya’s Trad-Urban sound, music & dance opening Saturday 16th,May, 2015. Collo Kauzi, Google Hangout, Live from 4pm-6pm.
This one of a kind series of events is bound to go down at various venues in Nairobi as well as digital, bound to bring cultures together through sound.
Kenya’s urban legends like Didge, DNA, Rabbit, Muthoni the drummer queen (MDQ) ,Nameless, Juacali just to name a few. All in collaboration with Djs, undiscovered talents and live bands.
Dubbed IAM NBO presents COLLO&FRIENDS, it’s all courtesy of MCOLLOM ENTERPRISES and it’s meant to bring the youth together while addressing their Challenges.
How? In collaboration with the Denver Sister Cities International Organization, Nairobi County Government; Education, Youth Affairs, Culture Children and Social Services Sector; Trade Industrialization, Cooperative Development, Tourism & Wild Life Sector; Music Copyright Society of Kenya & Performance Rights Society of Kenya; By conducting a series of mini activation |events by collaborating with Various Artists and having them relate the same messages through music, arts & Dance. These series of events shall engage the youth in Kenya, Africa and around the world.
The goal is a trilateral music group partnership between Denver, Nairobi and Akureyi, to create awareness on the plight of the youth, through music and art while serving our vision to establish a centre that will serve as a sanctuary for “At Risk” youth in Kenya.
And it’s pretty simple & fun way of communicating to the youth, think of it as an artistic way of edutainment.
So there you have it, Visit us on #IAMNBO, Facebook COLLO KAUZI, IAM NBO the Trad Urban Experience; Twitter @Collinsmajale: Instagram:@COLLOKAUZI or Log on to www.collokauzi.co.ke for more information.