Another local musician dies
23 February 2015, 16:20
Nairobi - The music industry is in mourning after the
announcement of the death of rapper Bobby Slic Otieno.
Attributed as being one
of the first rappers to come out of Kibera to attain national fame, Bobby Slic
made his name known with his unique rap skills. His sudden death comes as a
shock to many who have worked with him, notably Kayvo K-force and the king of
In a touching message, Octopizzo sent his
condolences to the fallen rappers family via facebook. The message read “RIP
BOBBY SLIC OF K FORCE1st Guyz to Rep Kibera Hard Before I followed their
footsteps. Gone to Soon. Life is too short out in these Streets.#RIP #MUSICLIVES.”
year was a year filled with loss in the music industry with promising talents
like Peter Kabere passing away. Many hope that this year will be a far better
year for the industry, and pass their condolences to the family of the fallen
The death comes just a few weeks after the passing of Kalenjin musician Junior Kotsetsas.
Check out one of his many pieces here: http://youtu.be/kUGE1nP33ms
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