Conversation is Queen
“She is trailblazing creative paths in the House and Afro House music scene that are yet uncharted. The artistry and talent are versed uniquely; all within the space of 240 bars. Within five years, Tina Ardor has pushed her artistic boundaries with every release and more recently, DJ + Live performances. The music is smidgen with the diverse Kenyan culture and folklore.”
HOW BLACK WOMEN AND QUEER COMMUNITIES ARE SHAPING THE FUTURE OF AFRICAN ELECTRONIC MUSIC
Shiba Melissa Mazaza examines how, in the face of male gatekeeping, misogyny and transphobia, Black women and people from queer and marginalised communities are setting the example for the future of African electronic music
Tina Ardor Is A Leading Voice of Her Generation
Tina Ardor is one of the leading voices of her generation who, in a signature luscious vocal performance, she traipses the evasive Kenyan sound. Tina draws inspiration from several languages for her music. Her native Kikuyu to lakeside Dholuo, and Luhya to Kiswahili among other African languages. Sound Safari caught up with the artist for a Q&A.