Big Yasa is one of the fastest rising Kenyan drill artist. The new generation of Kenyan drill artists. Mostly associated with Buruklyn Boyz. Yasa music is based on real life situations from his hood in Kibera. In this article we cover Big Yasa music and all information you need to know about Big Yasa.
Big Yasa Biography
Big Yasa real name Yassin Issa also known as Biggs is a drill artist, rapper, songwriter and performer from Mad Clan record label based in Kibera Nairobi, Kenya. In 2022, Big Yasa has been one of the biggest drill artist in Kenya after releasing songs that relate well with his audience. Yasa has collaborated with Buruklyn Boyz, Spoiler Gang Entertainment, Davaji, Xpimps 58, Silverstone Barz, Double Trouble and more.
Big Yasa Music
Big Yasa music is real and inspirational. Most of his songs are meant to educate the youth. When Big Yasa released Ulala, not so many people knew about him. He went viral after releasing his song “Cold” which talks about his experience in the streets.
Smart Kwa Streets
Smart Kwa streets is one song that gives you the motivation to hustle. Big Yasa advises the youth to be smart, in his song “Smart Kwa Streets” featuring Spoiler Gang. He tells the youth to hustle hard and work hard to have a better life.
Ulalaa ft Davaji
In this particular song, it’s all about celebrating when you make it but also with limits. Yasa asks why should he not have fun when his float is full. Also asks why someone may have fun while kids at home don’t have food. Davaji flow on the beat is motivational and inspirational. In one line he asks, “Mbona nisichange life ya huyu mkid”. Meaning why should he not change his life.
In Cold, Big Yasa shows more of his hood Kibera and how he is pushing his musical journey. He acknowledges that sometimes the streets are cold, friends can change so you must be hard and bold. He is well aware of his environment and takes caution on how he deals with everybody. The video is directed by @AllDayAmar. “Cold” was released in 2021.
Big Yasa Facts
- Real Name – Yassin Issa
- Nickname – Big Yasa
- Hood: Kibera
- Music genre – Drill Music
- Nationality – Kenya
- Record Label – Mad Clan
- Associates – Buruklyn Boyz, Mad Clan, Davaji