Chris Kantai aka Kantadda is one of the most respected and pioneers of hip-hop music in Kenya.
Inspired by Ice Cube, Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, and 2Pac Shakur, Kantai came up with his own unique style of rapping and created a niche for himself over the years.
After taking a long hiatus out of the showbiz Industry, he came back in full swing to produce a brand-new album-TRANCE-which is to be officially released Thursday 18th April 2019 at the Space Lounge.
The 8-track album is basically the rebirth of Kantai and shows a side that not many people got to see. It’s a fun, exciting album that talks about real life issues as shown in the song ‘’’Passion” as well as having club bangers like “Swing” and “Run It”. More tracks on the album include “Boys in Blue”, “Zimmerman” amongst others.
Chris Kantai was announced dead yesterday (27.2.2019), however, his music lives on. As reported by The Sauce, Kantai began to horn his craft as a teen in the 1990s blew up on the Kenyan Hip Hop scene in the new millennium raising to fame in the early 200os. Raised in the United States of America, Kantai’s music has a gritty sound with which effortlessly delivered a sick flow.