Kenyan fast-rising artist Sammyboy Kenya has released a new song titled “Nani”. “Nani” is the third song by Sammyboy Kenya to be released this year, it follows “Goosebumps” and “Zoza”. Sammyboy Kenya is best known for his unique blend of Afro-pop and bongo.
Lately, Sammyboy has been making waves in the entertainment industry with back-to-back hit songs.
“Nani,” is a love song that depicts how much a man can fall in love with the right woman. Sammyboy Kenya wanted to create a song with an empowering message of resilience and hope for young couples in love. In order to bring this inspiring message to life, Sammyboy Kenya took a unique approach when it came time to write and produce Nani.
Sammyboy’s lyrical prowess is likened to the Bongo Flava world. However, the difference lies in how he brings it out, through his lyricism and creativity. He adopted the lyrics from the Ta’rab world that takes one to the ‘nostalgic moments’ – we used to sing “Nani” growing up as kids.
Here are some lyrics snippets,
“Nampenda mpenda mpenda (Nani?) Msichana mmoja, ananifanya si..?
Nani Music Video
The song “Nani” was shot in Nairobi city at one of Kenya’s oldest libraries. “Nani” was produced by Teddy B and directed by K Thomas. The music video features top Tiktok stars such as Sean MMG, Flirty Carlos, and Aaliyah Khan just to mention but a few.
The early reaction to Sammyboy Kenya’s new single, “Nani,” has been overwhelmingly positive after the song was released on 3rd March 2023. Music critics have praised both its lyrical content and production value, while fans have showered it with praise on social media.
The buzz surrounding this song only continued to grow after the release of its stunningly beautiful music video, which further showcased Sammyboy Kenya’s unique talent for creating uplifting songs that speak directly about falling in love.
Overall, Nani has been met with great excitement from both die-hard fans and casual listeners alike, who are all drawn in by its empowering message of never giving up on love no matter what life throws your way.
Since its release, “Nani” has dominated charts on streaming platforms and has become an instant hit and favorite among music lovers all over the country. “Nani” has also caught the attention of some major influencers, who have helped push the song further.
The impact that “Nani” has had on people is evident in how quickly it began to gain traction shortly after being released, a testament to how powerful this song truly is.
You can now stream and listen to “Nani” here