Nyashinski Was Nyashinski's Hayawani video a Copy Paste?

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Striking similarities between Nyashinski's Hayawani and Kanye's No Church in the Wild

Kenyan Musician-Nyashinski play Kenyan Musician-Nyashinski (Courtesy)

Renowed Music sensation Nyashinski has been faulted for stealing Jay Z and Kanye’s video idea in his latest song.

Nyashinski’s ‘Hayawani’ which was published on YouTube on 30th November 2017 resembles a video released in 2012, a collabo between Kanye West and Jay Z titled ‘No Church in the Wild’.

In both videos, the police arrive on horses while holding shields; hinting they are ready for war. A group of rowdy youth trying to confront the police was a scene featured on both videos. The confrontation culminates into a fight between the police and the youths. The rowdy crowds in both videos use stones to fight back.

play Kanye West and Jay Z's song No Church in the wild (Courtesy)
play Nyashinski's song Hayawani (Courtesy)


The disruptive youth have hidden their identity by covering their faces in both videos. Youths also attack the police by lighting fires near the them in the two videos.

The two videos depict a confrontation that ended up being a fight between a group of unruly youth and the police.


play Nyashinski's song Hayawani (Courtesy)
play Kanye West and Jay Z's song No Church in the wild (Courtesy)




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