Album Launch/Concert: Gal Power! Jul. 21 2012 @ Goethe
L-NESS aka Lydia Owano Akwabi is one of the top femcees representing Hip Hop in the Kenyan music scene. Her first appearance in the Hip Hop scene featured a song on Ukoo Flani Mau Mau’s album Kilio Cha Haki. Later on she released separate singles titled Mezesha and Big Up among others. In the course of her career L-NESS has performed at events like Hip Hop Halisi, Jukwaani, WAPI and Translating Hip Hop both as a main and supporting artist.
L-NESS finally presents her debut album Simangwe. The album launch titled Gal Power! demands to share the passion of music and rap from a girl’s point of view by celebrating Hip Hop and its elements.
The content of her lyrics articulate the strength of women in a male dominated industry and world, and her songs promote and encourage women of all walks of life to speak for themselves and highlight issues that affect them, thereby creating a change of attitude in the society.
Various femcees from the region, are featured like Nazizi, Extatic, Tafash, Candy, Taamic and Radii.
During the launch DJ Prim will be on the decks.