Legendary Tanzanian singer Alikiba yesterday made a big announcement via Rockstar Television. It has now come to light that Alikiba has been elevated from being an artist signed to Rockstar4000 to becoming a record label executive under the same family. King Kiba is now director of Music and Talents at the label that additionally represents the following acts: Lady Jaydee, Barakah the Prince, Stanley Enow, Big Ben and Maureen Lilanda.
This comes after six years of working and being signed to Rockstar4000. In addition to steering the careers of its artists, Rockstar4000 synchronizes shows from different countries to distribute on different platforms internationally. Before this mega announcement, Alikiba just came from Nairobi recently, where he participated in the recording of Coke Studio Africa for his second time. In the new season, set to air from September, 2017 Alikiba has been paired alongside Nigerian dancehall king Patoranking.
While speaking on their collaboration, King Kiba revealed: "The song will be hot! Patoranking and I have an amazing chemistry. I would like to thank Coke Studio for the opportunity – this is for our fans and people allover Africa. The song will be hot! It feels good." The pairing will be produced by top Nigerian music producer Masterkraft, who is dropping his debut solo music project 'UNLIMITED' - July 7th.