Nikita Kering and Khaligraph Jones choosen to represent Kenya in season 2 of Coke studio
Nikita Kering and Khaligraph Jones choosen to represent Kenya in season 2 of Coke studio.
Kenyan rapper Khaligraph Jones and award winning singer Nikita Kering have been selected to represent Kenya in season two of coke studio.
The two musicians will be joining other African artists to transform their hottest tracks into fresh musical experiences.
Khaligraph Jones expressed his excitement working with Nikita Kering adding that since they are from different backgrounds, their blend will be amazing.
“I want to express my gratitude to Coke Studio for giving me the opportunity to be a part of this song with Nikita. I’ve been a fan of her music. I come from Kayole, and she hails from Karen, so it’s an exciting blend, and I can’t wait for people to witness what we’ve created together.” Khaligraph wrote
Nikita Kering mentioned how being a part of Coke Studio was a dream come true for her, having growing up watching the show.
Collaborating with Khaligraph for her first-ever collaboration exceeded her expectations.
“I wasn’t sure how our styles would blend, but working with Khaligraph has been awesome. He is not only incredibly talented but also a sweetheart to work with. I couldn’t have asked for a better person to collaborate with on my first endeavor of this kind.” Nikita wrote.
Speaking during the launch, Isabelle Kariuki Rostom, Coca-Cola’s Marketing Director East and Central Africa said,
“We are excited to be launching COKE STUDIO 2023. This season offers a rare opportunity for Coca-Cola to engage with a new generation of consumers, particularly Gen Zs. For a generation exposed to the whole universe at the touch of a button, we are elated to bring the experience of a new cross-cultural fusion closer to home. Through local and international collaborations, we intend to create music that unlocks uplifting experiences by highlighting the real magic that lives in unexpected connections through border-transcending alliances.” She said
In collaboration with Universal Music Group, COKE STUDIO brings together emerging and established musicians from various corners of the world to create a unique and global musical experience.