Big Kev’s memorial service was held on Thursday afternoon at the Nairobi Baptist. The event was graced by the big names in the entertainment industry among them Big Ted, Kidum, Sauti Sol, Wahu, Jalang’o, Chipukeezy, Nameless, Kalekye Mumo, Gabu, Viviane among many, many more.
Truly, Big Kev was a man of the people.
The event saw family and friends send their messages and he was described as a strong man who fought his battle with courage.
His daughter Shana described him as a man who was more than a father. She was so emotional reading her tribute that the crowd was moved to tears as they listened to her speech.
Kev’s wife Tracy spoke of their times together as she remembered the good old times.
Among those that performed were Kev’s best singers Mercy Masika and Kidum. Kidum revealed that he sang the song Nipe Nguvu six times in Nairobi Hospital for him where he was moved to tears.
Big Kev’s funeral will be on Saturday.
At his death, Kev was 43 years.
Here are photos of his memorial service: