These are among the top paid artistes in Kenya Right now.
1. SAUTI SOL
Sauti Sol is the most popular boy-band around Africa.It has won MTV Africa Music awards among others.They operate professionally when it comes to booking of shows and have different managers who play different roles in running their affairs.They charge 800,000 locally for an ordinary concert although the amount differs depending on client and distance.For events outside the country they charge between sh3 million to sh5 million.
2. KING KAKA
The CEO of Kaka Empire can open a negotiation for a fee around sh250,000.For school gigs you may have to part with sh 100,000 to sh 150,00.
3. TIMMY TDAT
Timmy T Dat KES 250,000/-
The Kasabun -bred rapper has been receiving critism for his llacklustre lyrics but he say he doesn’t give a damn..hE charges 250,000 for an ordinary concert and sh 150,000 for a roadtrip.
Willy Paul- Sh250,000
The controversial gospel singer and CEO of Saldido Records charges sh 250,000 for a concert.Despite of being snubbed by many gospel shows and awards he is still among the highest paid musicians.
Bahati- KES 500,000/-
The CEO of EMB records has been taking his business seriously.For corporal events he asks for sh 500,000 and for concerts around the capital he charges sh 300,000.￼
The Kaka Empire signee charges between 150,000 to 250,000.250,000 for a concert around the city and 150,000 fro a road trip.
7. H-Art THE BAND
The duo has been the next big thing after Sauti Sol.If you want them to perform acoustics then their bill stands at sh 150,000 with a half band.If you want the full band then the bill is 150,00 around Nairobi and 200,000 outside.
8. KUSH TRACY
The mawe hit maker recently won the coveted Pulse Music Video Awards Female Artiste of the year.She does not come cheap for events but she is always ready to negotiate.Her charges starts from 120,000 KES