Nikita Kering is a 19year old Award-winning singer and songwriter from Nairobi, Kenya. Nikita for the second time won the Best Female Artiste in Eastern Africa and Best Artiste in Africa R & B Soul at the recent All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) 2021. The annual awards event was held on Sunday night at the convention center of the prestigious Eko Hotel & Suites in Lagos. AFRIMA, in collaboration with the African Union rewards and celebrates the Beauty Of African Music And Culture globally. Also creating sustainable growth of the African music industry as a contributor to national and continental economies. (See AFRIMA 2021 WINNERS List HERE).
In 2019, Nikitak Kering won All Africa Music Awards (AFRIMA) Revelation of the African Continent and Best Female Artist in Eastern Africa. She started singing at the age of three and developed her talent over the years to levels rarely witnessed in Kenya. In June 2020, she graduated from Brookhouse International School with a Distinction in Diploma in Business and Technology in Music (BTEC Music). Nikita Kering has produced two award winning songs and recently released a 7-track EP titled ‘A Side Of Me’. She is currently an independent Artist and also the Brand Ambassador for Samsung East Africa.
2021 – All Africa Music Awards (Afrima) Winner
• Best Female Artiste in Eastern Africa
• Best Artiste in Africa R & B Soul
2021 – Top 40 under 40, Business Daily, Kenya
2021 – Top 35 under 35, Youth Agenda Kenya
2021 – First Africa Rising Artist from East Africa by Apple Music
2019 – All Africa Music Awards (Afrima) Winner
• Revelation of the African Continent
• Best Female Artist in Eastern Africa
• Empawa Africa – Top 10 in Africa
2018 Pulse Media Video Awards- New Artist of The Year
Nikita has featured in over 100 Television and radio shows including The BBC. Her dream is to build a Talent Academy in Kenya for disadvantaged and talented girls & boys in Africa.