KIRENGA aka EricSoul

Musician, Consultant, and Artist in Rwanda

KIRENGA aka EricSoul

Musician, Consultant, and Artist in Rwanda

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By love for culture & passionate understanding of the power music holds, my journey is one of discovery and boundary-pushing musical adventure bridging culture and linking people through space, time and rhythms. I tend to be too idealist and romantic to be asked to write my own biography....so I let others people words describe my work....here is bits from people I love n respect: Founder of WriiteTalk&listen - Gaylene Gould writes about me!

"... Some people have the energy to literally move a mountain - Eric Soul is a one of them people. Rwandese born DJ, event producer, TV host of Wahala and centre of the AFROGROOV collective, Soul carries his name well. He has performed internationally with some of the biggest names on the African-Urban scene including Amadou & Miriam, Femi Kuti, Keziah Jones and Afrikaa Bambaata, Emmanuel Jal. He has developed AFROGROOV from a monthly DJ platform to an international company delivering DJ-led music events, multi media art, a TV show, workshops and ground-breaking live performances. He has presented as a DJ/artist on a variety of world stages such as Notting Hill Carnival, Printemps de Bourges, Womex, WOMAD, KigaliUp, Sauti Za Busara festival (Tanzania), Lake Of Stars (Malawi), official launch party for the Football World Cup (Berlin)..."

About AFROGROOV

Now based in Rwanda, AFROGROOV has become an ever-expanding network of creatives individuals and organisations offering creative services to international organisations, embassies and institutions. Through activities and happening, we connect creative people, ideas and concepts to sparks new conversations about afro culture in the 21st century.

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