The music industry In Kenya has grown tremendously over time and it requires competent production labels to satisfy the rising demand and to also take Kenyan music into a new whole level, say and international level. A musician needs to be signed under a production label for quality music production and to get a major breakthrough to a larger audience.
Production studios labels play a major role in promoting musician and his music.
Here are some of the best music production studios In Kenya.
1.MAIN SWITCH PRODUCTIONS
Main Switch Studios is a Record Label formed under the Main Switch group LTD. They offer the Multimedia Content Production, Recording Studios for Music production Creation of audiovisual content.
Some of the notable works of Mainswitch are like Take It Slow among many others.
With hits such as Chapa (Fimbo ya Pili), Maswali ya Polisi by DNA, Kamua Leo remix, Hivo Ndio Kunaendanga and Mbilikimo, Mkora by Kenrazy and Mapepo by Visita dominating music charts and becoming club bangers, Grandpa Records has raised itself as the stable to beat
Na tuko Pacho kwani boss iko nini? Goes the famous studio signature of Pacho Entertainment where many of East African Hits like Welle Welle Remix , Gudi Gudi , Dus Nyau and many others have been made.
The genius brains behind Pacho Entertainment are its able producers, talented artist and fundamentally a gifted CEO, Naiboi.
Pacho Entertainment proves itself as an unrivaled house when it comes to quality production, artist marketing, branding and many more dealings that the label does.
4.STILL ALIVE RECORDS
Still Alive Records is an audio and video production powerhouse located in Nairobi.The production house majors on the production of gospel music-audio and video as well as other audio-visual projects. Some of the artists that are products of Still Alive Records include Ringtone, Bahati, Mercy Masika, Christina Shusho, LJ Maasai, Mr. Vee, the late Kaberere among others.
PrinceCam is a gospel production studio too that has produced a lot of songs in the gospel field and continues to get new more artistes in the country.
Creamvision has produced big hits for most gospel musicians and continues to do well in the industry over time.
Majority of Raga musicians like Kenrazy record their music here. It is friendly and continues to do well in the coming years. It is advisable for new talents to try getting the services of the producers.
Famous for the Kenyan genge, Calif has for a longtime been consistent in producing quality and has seen talents such as Ala C record their hits at the place.
Fresh in the game, EMB has overseen the production of quality gospel music with the godfather being Bahati and numerous artistes being signed under it. It is a good production studio for aspiring musicians to record their Gospel music.
Famed for 90’s hits and for being a recording label for the late E-Sir, Ogopa Djs was one of the top music production studios and has never tired. It’s still producing hits for thousands of fans out here.
Sub Sahara Studio – Its known for the production of Camp Mulla’s hit songs.