Sammy Irungu is a Kenyan musician who sings in vernacular ‘Kikuyu‘. He is the second born in his family. He has a brother and a sister. He is currently working as an accountant in a manufacturing company in Nairobi.
Sammy Irungu Past Life
After 1998, unfit to continue to secondary school, he found a new line of work as a hotelier in Nakuru. He was responsible for cooking mandazi and chapatis. While in Nakuru, he joined a congregation as part of the praise and worship team. The congregation was owned by the now turned entertainer Benson Gathungu Kamau aka Muthee Kiengei guka wa Nairobi. He was the minister at that point and Sammy drove the praise and worship. During that period he met an Akurinu top pick part, Allan Aaron who together they worked on their vocals.
He later got a job in Mang’u at a little joint where he sold soup and Mutura at night. The bring home sum was around 700. At the point when the joint shut down, he moved to Nairobi Dandora Maili saba where he leased a 200 every month mabati house. That was around 2005-2006. He would move to Donholm each morning to fill in as a “kijana ya mikono” at mjengo destinations. A portion of the works he did then incorporate the development of the Harambee houses in Donholm and the Manyaja region.
How He Got Recognition
His life would make a blooming shift One day while driving gestures of recognition at a Kesha in a Dandora church. A person he has never met requested his number. Following a couple of days, he got a call with the guest asking him how long he would sing without a break. He said even 10 hrs. That way, he found a new line of work to sing at Inooro FM from 10. 00 Am-12.00 noon on Sunday. A work he has done from 2010 to date. For just singing 8hrs every month, he was paid 30K as a beginning pay. that was a defining moment of his life.
After singing for around two years at the Royal media broadcasting stations, the then head of the executives Mr. Zulu Thiong’o inquired as to whether he had thought of consistently recording melodies. That is the point at which he gave recording music a genuine idea. From his first song, he has constantly made hit tunes. They incorporate Maithori, Kirathimo, Ngukuhe Ngoro, Ngoro yakwa, Njira Ciaku, Guitar ya Daudi, Menyerera Gucenjanirio irathimo among others. Some of which hold record views as the most-watched Kikuyu tunes on YouTube. Sammy irungu is among the profound sort craftsman for collabos and reinforcements. An ongoing collabo with the musician Phylis Mbuthia, Muheani, has turned into a benchmark for all collabos with a record over 7 million views on YouTube.
Other than singing, he fills in as a Music maker with his very own studio. That way has had the option to deal with his better half and their two children. What’s more, coincidentally, he drives a huge machine and wears some costly custom made suits.
With such an actual existence hustle, Sammy ascribes his prosperity to supplications and commitment to God’s work. He has since ventured out to numerous nations because of his unequaled vocals.
Sammy Irungu Age
Sammy Irungu was born in olenguruone, 1983, He is 37 years of age as of 2020.
Wife And Children
Sammy Irungu is a married man and is blessed with two children.
Sammy Irungu Songs
- Ngukuhe Ngoro
- NGORO YAKWA
- Niwikite Magegania
- Gutiri wa kuhanana nawe
- Njira Ciaku imo
He has 5 albums to his name Niwikite Magegania, Njiarwa iganagira Njiarwa, Maithori, Kirathimo giakwa, Ndi Wira wa moko maku and now he has a new album Ngita ya Daudi