Kaka Empire boss Kennedy Ombima popularly known as King Kaka has made a promise to his fans ahead of his fifth album launch on Friday.
Speaking in a press briefing ahead of the launch, the ‘Swahili Shakespeare’ creator said that Eastlando Royalty would be very different from the previous four albums, because he had invested more in the production and creation of the music.
He went on to say that the album will have different types of music and will also feature international artistes.
“I think I’m one of the most diverse artistes in the country. The album is different I have hype songs, poetry, I have Rabbit in the album and each song is different from the others and I have also featured international artistes like Tracy Morgan and Jamaican singer Romain Virgo,” said King Kaka.
According to Kaka, the album’s name was inspired by Nairobi’s Eastlands a place where he grew up. He went on to say that the reason behind Eastlando Royalty is to inspire young people who are out there struggling to make ends meet that one day things shall be well.
“Eastlando Royalty is a state of mind and anyone can achieve anything they want to achieve. This album is to encourage young people out there that they can be anything they want and I am a living example,” he said.
King Kaka said he hit the studio in June this year and came out with forty songs but the album will have 18 songs in the CDs and 22 songs on digital platforms.
Before the launch King Kaka held a series of events that started with the Album Cover Auction, Campus Tours, Crowning of the Eastland Royalty King and Queen and surprise listening parties with fans across the country in their various homes.