SPOKEN Word Artist: Prince Raymond From Kitale

I caught up with Prince Raymond, an upcoming spoken word artist. Spoken word had been taking the art industry by storm lately and this new entrant is poised for big things. He spoke about his future.

The 19-year-old student says he started writing 3 years ago after his KCPE exams.

Recently he been writing spoken words to do with heartbreaks.

“For the past 3 months or so nimekuwa na concentrate kwa spoken word on heartbreaks but nimeandika one yenye Ni gospel na pia Zile zenye zinaongelea about our current society”, he told Ekoroi.com

Prince Raymond, spoken word artist

5 questions for him

Hey, how do you describe yourself?

One word to describe me…”The future of spoken word”

How many poems do you have under your belt?

So far nimerecord 1 spoken word audiovisual. But I have several pieces which I will be recording soon

What inspires you?

The thing that keeps me moving is that I still believe spoken word is my pathway in this life ..and it is my destiny

Any favorite food, joint, drink?

Favorite food…Yams, Arrowroots…

What should we expect in the future?

In 2 years time .. everyone in this country will be referring to me as the best spoken word artist in Kenya.

Here below, enjoy his flowing spoken word titled “The Bleeding Heart”


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