I have compiled a list of best Kenyan drillers 2022. Here is a complete list of best Kenyan drill music artists. In the list we have Buruklyn Boyz, G.T.A, Wakadinali, Natty, Boutross, Breeder LW, Maandy, Davaji, Kim Swat, Sewersydaa aka Manadriller, Rong Rambo…
- Wakadinali – Sewersydaa, Scar Mkadinali, Domani Munga
- Burukyln Boyz – (Mr Right and Ajay)
- G.T.A – Natty, Mando, PM
- Joyde Faneto
- Big Yasa
- Khaligraph Jones
- Double Trouble
Wakadinali also known as Rong Rende consists of Domani Munga, Scar Mkadinali and Sewersydaa. Wakadinali are best known for their consistency and have built a strong music craft naturally over time. Their success was clearly seen in 2020 when they released their drill album “Victims of Madness”. Victims of Madness made them get recognized worldwide especially with their song Geri Inengi.
2. Buruklyn Boyz
Buruklyn Boyz is made up of two young energetic youth’s namely Ajay and Mr Right. Buruklyn Boyz came to the limelight with their drill song “Nairobi” which was released in 2021. In 2022, Buruklyn Boyz released their debut album “East Mpaka London” and has continued to be one of the best drill album in Kenya.
G.T.A are a group of Drill Music artists based in Githurai 44. G.TA are often associated with Natty, Mando and PM. GTA came to the limelight when Natty who is a music producer released the song “Rong”.
Davaji is a Kenyan drill artist based in Kaloleni, Nairobi Kenya. Davaji is best known for his lyrical abilities and how he has mastered drill music and has amazing rap skills. Davaji first became famous with his song “1000 Streets”. In his songs, he has featured Buruklyn Boyz members and also supports artists such as Big Yasa. Davaji is proud of his hood and often shoots his music videos in his hood.
5. Jodye Faneto
Jodye Faneto is a Kenyan fast rising drill artist signed under Mad Records. Jodye is best known for his song “Pach” featuring his producer Skinny Gean. Since Jodye came into the music scene, he has released Roadman EP and. In 2022, Jodye Faneto released 4 Track EP Boy Mbad which features artist Groovy Jo and Kanobbie.
6. Big Yasa
Big Yasa also known as Biggs is a Kenyan drill artist. Big Yasa came to the limelight when he released his song “Cold” . In 2022, Big Yasa released his debut album “Biggs Deluxe” hence topping charts.
How Kenyan Drill started
Kenyan Music drill scene started in 2019 but became popular between 2020 and 2021 after Gengetone music became less popular.