Safari Ya Japan

by JOSEPH KAMARU

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'Safari ya Japan'
The arrival of Daniel Arap Moi at State House in 1978 restored Kamaru’s connection with the country’s leaders.
He described his relationship with Mr. Moi as “very warm” in the early years of his government when he was a regular face at major presidential functions, mostly as a performer; but occasional social visits cemented their relationship.

In 1980, President Moi invited Kamaru to join his delegation on an official trip to Japan. On their return, the artist composed Safari Ya Japan in which he was full of praise for the Kenyan leader.'

Read More: www.nation.co.ke/news/1056-653034-jlxu8ez/index.html


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released February 2, 2020

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JOSEPH KAMARU Kenya

Joseph Kamaru (1939 – 2018)
Little known outside of Africa, Joseph Kamaru has been influencing the music scene in his homeland of Kenya since 1967. While his earliest hits, " Celina", "Thina wa Kamaru" were rhythmic dance tunes, recorded with his sister.
Kamaru was a Kenyan Benga and gospel musician and political activist, an an icon, a hero, and a leading Kikuyu musician.
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