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Nadia Mukami singer, songwriter and performing artist

About

Nadia Mukami has achieved so much at a young age; from topping the “Hottest Female Rapper” charts, to releasing her first album while still in University, to being a young entrepreneur, this girl seems to have the world at her feet.

Personal Life

Nadia Mukami Mwendo, aged 25, has achieved so much at a young age; from topping the “Hottest Female Rapper” charts, to releasing her first album while still in University, to being a young entrepreneur, this girl seems to have the world at her feet.

She was born on 9th November 1996 in Pumwani Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya. Nadia Mukami went to Kari Primary School and completed her Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) in the year 2009. 

She then attended Mount Laverna School in Kasarani, where she graduated with a B+. This would see her join Maseno University. Here, she pursued a Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Finance. However, fate had other plans for our star. Soon after starting University, she released her first song. 

Nadia Mukami’s parents were not very thrilled about her decision to pursue music. Nonetheless, they have supported her throughout the journey.

Career

Nadia Mukami is a celebrated Kenyan singer and songwriter who has taken the world by storm. Her first song, ‘Barua ya Siri,’ was released while she was in her first year at University. Her second track, ‘Kesi,’ helped her rise to fame. It gave her the opportunity to perform at music shows such as The Luo Festival, Blaze, and The Nile Festival.

She also participated and won the popular reality show ‘Kipawa,’ which aired on KTN. As a result, her social media following increased. She also got the fantastic opportunity to directly take part in the finale of the Jenga Talanta Show. 

What was Nadia’s first single?

Nadia Mukami’s first hit single was released in February 2019. It was called "Radio Love" and featured Arrow Boy. This song put Nadia Mukami on the map. It even brought her the ‘Female Video of the Year Award in 2019 at the Pulse Music Video Awards.

Who has Nadia Mukami worked with?

As her popularity in the music industry grew, Nadia Mukami got the opportunity to work with more prominent names such as Otile Brown, Khaligraph Jones & Fena Gitu, Maua Sama, Orezi & Joe Mfalme, Sanaipei Tende, and Masauti. 

Family 

What was Nadia’s Family like?

She hails from a staunch Christian family where she was brought up in a loving and caring environment. Nadia Mukami professed to be inspired by her dad, who always listened to taarab music. She further says that he is a fan of Big C, a Tanzanian Artist. 

While not much is known about Nadia Mukami’s family, we do know that she is the fourth of five siblings. Nadia Mukami’s parents’ and Nadia Mukami’s siblings’ names are not known as she likes to keep her family life private.

Relationships

Is Nadia Mukami married?

If it ever happens, Nadia Mukami’s wedding would be the talk of the town.  She has previously been rumoured to be married but in the same vein, she’s also said that she’s staying away from any romantic engagements to focus on her career.

 With her beauty and lovely voice, Nadia Mukami probably has several possible suitors. She was even linked with Arrow Boy with whom she made her hit single, but it turned out to be a hoax). If she is dating, we have no clue as to who the lucky guy may be. When asked about her dating life, Nadia Mukami went on to say that she is single and wants to focus on her music while she’s still in her 20’s. She added that she had taken a break from dating. This is because she had an experience where her recent date asked her to pay the bill. 

Nadia Mukami believes that her decision to stay single will facilitate her success. While the songstress sparked rumours about a possible pregnancy when she announced that they would be welcoming a new member of their family soon, she was referring to her makeup artist and close friend Carey Priscilla’s soon to be born child, at the time.

News and Controversy

Why did Nadia Mukami Leave social media?

In April 2020, Nadia Mukami took to her Facebook page to announce that she was taking a break from social media. This announcement came soon after a woman by the name of Stella Bella claimed that Nadia Mukami scammed her. Here’s what Nadia posted:

“I’m writing this with tears in my eyes and they are swollen because of crying! I know they say I am a public figure, I need not show emotions; I will show my emotions. There isn’t an insult I haven’t received. All levels of explicit insults,” 

Her post went on: “This has been a month of one heartache after another, I swear I have broken down! I am always the strongest amongst my friends. They say that God doesn’t give you something you can’t handle. I wish he didn’t trust me this much every time!! I’m (sic) taking a break, I will be back.” she concluded. 

Here’s part of what necessitated Nadia Mukami’s reaction: According to Stella, the two agreed that she (Stella) would send Ksh 80,000 to Nadia who would then take Ksh 65,000 and send the rest back to her. Stella said that this did not happen. Nadia refuted these accusations. 

Nadia Mukami is not the first celebrity who has been bullied off social media. Comedian Mulamwah was also forced to quit social media after being cyberbullied 

Cars

While Nadia Mukami has risen to fame and amassed her wealth over a short period, she has not forgotten her roots. In March 2020, she surprised everyone when she presented her parents with a brand new car. Some of the other cars in her collection include a black Range Rover with her name on the licence plate.

House

Nadia Mukami’s dream of owning a house might have seemed like a farfetched dream but it’s all come to fruition. She gave her fans a sneak peek into her luxurious new home on her Instagram page.

Net Worth

Nadia Mukami doesn’t believe in keeping all her eggs in one basket and hence has got a few different sources of income. The majority of this comes from her songs and performances, along with her YouTube and other social media accounts. As of 2021, Nadia Mukami’s net worth is estimated to be around $500,000. 

Nadia Mukami has also come out on her Instagram page in 2021 to share the importance of saving and striving hard to do the same. The young songstress has helped show her agemates that anything is possible. We are sure that her fans are really looking forward to seeing what she gets up to in the future.

Awards & Recognition

In 2021, she got her first nomination for the MTV Africa Music Awards. She was also named the winner of the finance category at the Zuri Awards. This is for her savings initiative, Financial Discipline Journey, which cultivates the culture of saving amongst young people. 

 In 2020, she was nominated for the HiPipo Awards in the Best Kenyan Act for her hit song Radio Love. 

In 2019, Nadia Mukami’s “Radio Love” won two Pulse Music Video Awards, Best Collaboration of the year for her song Wangu featuring Sanaipei Tande and “Female Video of the Year” for the same song.

Social Media

Nadia Mukami Instagram: @Nadia_Mukami 

Nadia Mukami Twitter: @Nadia_Mukami 

Nadia Mukami Facebook: @nadiaafricanpopstar 

Nadia Mukami YouTube: Nadia Mukami 

Q&A

Who is Nadia Mukami?

Nadia Mukami is a singer, songwriter, and performing artist who made her debut while still in university and has rapidly risen to fame. 

How old is Nadia Mukami?

Nadia Mukami was born on 9th November 1996, which makes her 25 years old. 

How much is Nadia Mukami worth?

Nadia Mukami has multiple sources of income and doesn’t just rely on her career as a singer. When we take all these sources into consideration, Nadia Mukami’s net worth calculates to around $500,000. 

Is Nadia Mukami a Meru? 

Recently, Nadia Mukami stated that she wasn’t Meru but a mix between Kamba and Embu.

Birthday:
9 November 1996
Nationality:
Kenyan
Star sign:
Scorpio
Birth place:
Nairobi, Kenya
Height:
5’2”

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Nadia Mukami singer, songwriter and performing artist
Birthday:
9 November 1996
Nationality:
Kenyan
Star sign:
Scorpio
Birth place:
Nairobi, Kenya
Height:
5’2”

About

Nadia Mukami has achieved so much at a young age; from topping the “Hottest Female Rapper” charts, to releasing her first album while still in University, to being a young entrepreneur, this girl seems to have the world at her feet.

Personal Life

Nadia Mukami Mwendo, aged 25, has achieved so much at a young age; from topping the “Hottest Female Rapper” charts, to releasing her first album while still in University, to being a young entrepreneur, this girl seems to have the world at her feet.

She was born on 9th November 1996 in Pumwani Hospital in Nairobi, Kenya. Nadia Mukami went to Kari Primary School and completed her Kenya Certificate of Primary Education (KCPE) in the year 2009. 

She then attended Mount Laverna School in Kasarani, where she graduated with a B+. This would see her join Maseno University. Here, she pursued a Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in Finance. However, fate had other plans for our star. Soon after starting University, she released her first song. 

Nadia Mukami’s parents were not very thrilled about her decision to pursue music. Nonetheless, they have supported her throughout the journey.

Career

Nadia Mukami is a celebrated Kenyan singer and songwriter who has taken the world by storm. Her first song, ‘Barua ya Siri,’ was released while she was in her first year at University. Her second track, ‘Kesi,’ helped her rise to fame. It gave her the opportunity to perform at music shows such as The Luo Festival, Blaze, and The Nile Festival.

She also participated and won the popular reality show ‘Kipawa,’ which aired on KTN. As a result, her social media following increased. She also got the fantastic opportunity to directly take part in the finale of the Jenga Talanta Show. 

What was Nadia’s first single?

Nadia Mukami’s first hit single was released in February 2019. It was called "Radio Love" and featured Arrow Boy. This song put Nadia Mukami on the map. It even brought her the ‘Female Video of the Year Award in 2019 at the Pulse Music Video Awards.

Who has Nadia Mukami worked with?

As her popularity in the music industry grew, Nadia Mukami got the opportunity to work with more prominent names such as Otile Brown, Khaligraph Jones & Fena Gitu, Maua Sama, Orezi & Joe Mfalme, Sanaipei Tende, and Masauti. 

Family 

What was Nadia’s Family like?

She hails from a staunch Christian family where she was brought up in a loving and caring environment. Nadia Mukami professed to be inspired by her dad, who always listened to taarab music. She further says that he is a fan of Big C, a Tanzanian Artist. 

While not much is known about Nadia Mukami’s family, we do know that she is the fourth of five siblings. Nadia Mukami’s parents’ and Nadia Mukami’s siblings’ names are not known as she likes to keep her family life private.

Relationships

Is Nadia Mukami married?

If it ever happens, Nadia Mukami’s wedding would be the talk of the town.  She has previously been rumoured to be married but in the same vein, she’s also said that she’s staying away from any romantic engagements to focus on her career.

 With her beauty and lovely voice, Nadia Mukami probably has several possible suitors. She was even linked with Arrow Boy with whom she made her hit single, but it turned out to be a hoax). If she is dating, we have no clue as to who the lucky guy may be. When asked about her dating life, Nadia Mukami went on to say that she is single and wants to focus on her music while she’s still in her 20’s. She added that she had taken a break from dating. This is because she had an experience where her recent date asked her to pay the bill. 

Nadia Mukami believes that her decision to stay single will facilitate her success. While the songstress sparked rumours about a possible pregnancy when she announced that they would be welcoming a new member of their family soon, she was referring to her makeup artist and close friend Carey Priscilla’s soon to be born child, at the time.

News and Controversy

Why did Nadia Mukami Leave social media?

In April 2020, Nadia Mukami took to her Facebook page to announce that she was taking a break from social media. This announcement came soon after a woman by the name of Stella Bella claimed that Nadia Mukami scammed her. Here’s what Nadia posted:

“I’m writing this with tears in my eyes and they are swollen because of crying! I know they say I am a public figure, I need not show emotions; I will show my emotions. There isn’t an insult I haven’t received. All levels of explicit insults,” 

Her post went on: “This has been a month of one heartache after another, I swear I have broken down! I am always the strongest amongst my friends. They say that God doesn’t give you something you can’t handle. I wish he didn’t trust me this much every time!! I’m (sic) taking a break, I will be back.” she concluded. 

Here’s part of what necessitated Nadia Mukami’s reaction: According to Stella, the two agreed that she (Stella) would send Ksh 80,000 to Nadia who would then take Ksh 65,000 and send the rest back to her. Stella said that this did not happen. Nadia refuted these accusations. 

Nadia Mukami is not the first celebrity who has been bullied off social media. Comedian Mulamwah was also forced to quit social media after being cyberbullied 

Cars

While Nadia Mukami has risen to fame and amassed her wealth over a short period, she has not forgotten her roots. In March 2020, she surprised everyone when she presented her parents with a brand new car. Some of the other cars in her collection include a black Range Rover with her name on the licence plate.

House

Nadia Mukami’s dream of owning a house might have seemed like a farfetched dream but it’s all come to fruition. She gave her fans a sneak peek into her luxurious new home on her Instagram page.

Net Worth

Nadia Mukami doesn’t believe in keeping all her eggs in one basket and hence has got a few different sources of income. The majority of this comes from her songs and performances, along with her YouTube and other social media accounts. As of 2021, Nadia Mukami’s net worth is estimated to be around $500,000. 

Nadia Mukami has also come out on her Instagram page in 2021 to share the importance of saving and striving hard to do the same. The young songstress has helped show her agemates that anything is possible. We are sure that her fans are really looking forward to seeing what she gets up to in the future.

Awards & Recognition

In 2021, she got her first nomination for the MTV Africa Music Awards. She was also named the winner of the finance category at the Zuri Awards. This is for her savings initiative, Financial Discipline Journey, which cultivates the culture of saving amongst young people. 

 In 2020, she was nominated for the HiPipo Awards in the Best Kenyan Act for her hit song Radio Love. 

In 2019, Nadia Mukami’s “Radio Love” won two Pulse Music Video Awards, Best Collaboration of the year for her song Wangu featuring Sanaipei Tande and “Female Video of the Year” for the same song.

Social Media

Nadia Mukami Instagram: @Nadia_Mukami 

Nadia Mukami Twitter: @Nadia_Mukami 

Nadia Mukami Facebook: @nadiaafricanpopstar 

Nadia Mukami YouTube: Nadia Mukami 

Q&A

Who is Nadia Mukami?

Nadia Mukami is a singer, songwriter, and performing artist who made her debut while still in university and has rapidly risen to fame. 

How old is Nadia Mukami?

Nadia Mukami was born on 9th November 1996, which makes her 25 years old. 

How much is Nadia Mukami worth?

Nadia Mukami has multiple sources of income and doesn’t just rely on her career as a singer. When we take all these sources into consideration, Nadia Mukami’s net worth calculates to around $500,000. 

Is Nadia Mukami a Meru? 

Recently, Nadia Mukami stated that she wasn’t Meru but a mix between Kamba and Embu.