Blinky Bill

Blinky Bill
Blinky Bill - Atenshan

Blinky Bill (Bill Sellanga) is a Kenyan musician, producer and DJ. He is the founding member of the forward thinking Kenyan art and music collective Just A Band. He is an alumnus of The Red Bull Music Academy, One Beat Music as well as a TED Fellow. His debut, full feature solo album, entitled Everyone’s Just Winging It And Other Fly Tales, was one of the highest streaming albums in Africa in 2018.
He has played in numerous places around the world including the Design Indaba in Cape Town (where he was a speaker too) SXSW in Austin, Texas, Paleo Festival in Switzerland, Future Ports if Entry Festival in Germany, Ted Global in Rio De Janerio, Brazil and so many more. His music is a mix of futuristic African beats meets funk, Hip Hop, Electronica and a hint of Jazz. He is definitely one of Kenya’s most exciting artists.

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Artist is seeking the following professional connections: Booking Agent - US

Genre: Electronic
Subgenre: Afro Pop
From: Nairobi, KENYA