Kenyan gospel music sensation Dennis Mwangi, popularly known as “Papa Dennis” is launching his debut album on Wednesday, December 16, 2015 titled “Wonder”. The talented Gospel artiste is said to be among the first Kenyan artistes to shoot some of the most expensive music videos worth millions, selecting exotic shooting locations.
The album launch venue is Matunda Primary, near Kitale and not in Nairobi as was expected. “That’s where he comes from and we want to give hope to those who think they can’t make it in life. The Former Prime Minister, RT. Hon. Ralia Odinga has decided to grace the occasion as the Guest of Honour” said Sadat Muhindi of Maliza Umaskini.
Papa Dennis first music video, “Makekes”, featuring Jimmy Gait, was shot in South Africa, and directed by Godfather Productions, one of the most expensive directors in Africa. The video cost them over Sh2 million. He has shot more videos expensive music videos with London based Video Director Extraordinaire, Mr Moe Musa.
The album launch is proudly supported by one of biggest Eastern African foundation Maliza Umaskini, Main Switch and Nairobi Records. It will be broadcast live on Citizen TV and performances will feature some big gospel artistes like Daddy Owen, DJ Sadiq, DJ Euphoric, Esther Wahome, Gloria Muliro, Tonzi (Rwanda), Daisy Ejang’(Uganda), Sarakasi Dancers, London based talented dance choreographer – Sir Lou and many others.