Eric Wainaina is an internationally acclaimed Kenyan musician. The 41-year-old has three studio albums to his name. His first release was Sawasawa in 2001, Twende twende in 2006 and Love and Protest in 2011. Papa Wemba and Youssou N’Dour shaped his music in early years.
He was once named as top 40 most influential celebrities in Africa. He was also listed as top 100 Africans of the year 2000 alongside YashPal Ghai and Nelson Mandela.
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