With a unique blend of two distinct styles fused into one musical entity, the duo STRIPES! present a breath of fresh air to the ever flourishing Nigerian and indeed African Music turf. The group comprises two sisters who hail from Badagry and have music embedded in their genetic make-up.
The sultry singer Kay took to performing at a very young age and this saw here take the lime light as the headliner of different talent shows and school plays. As a graduate of Theatre Arts from the Department of Creative Arts, University of Lagos; this bundle of talent, combines in sizable proportions, the abilities to sing, dance and act. Her musical influences include, South African musical icon Mariam Makeba, internationally acclaimed vocalists Christina Aguilera and Keri Hilson. Blessed with a powerful alto, Kay is poised to take the industry by storm.
PLATINUM B, Bukky as she is commonly called among her friends, began to mouth along to different rap songs when she was only a few inches tall. Presently a third year undergraduate of the Department of Creative Arts, University of Lagos, studying Theatre . Asides being a rapper, Bukky is a published author and songwriter with an uncanny degree of intellectual depth. Little wonder she has been influenced by international Hip Hop big-wigs like; Jay-Z, Kanye West, T.I, Eminem, Lil Wayne and Nigeria’s very own M.I. She also has a shining admiration for Keri Hilson. Nigeria’s hip hop scene is about to get even more heated up with the arrival of this determined “femcee”.
Check ou their single below titled “So Serious“!…and do drop yo feedback![audio:https://www.360nobs.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/02/So-Serious-Stripes.mp3|titles=So Serious – Stripes]