Airtel and Trace came together to give upcoming rappers and singers a chance to break into the music industry become famous and of course win lots of cash. All you had to do was record any song of your choice on a phone call. The African countries participating are 13, the competition being divided in two stages. First stage is the selection of the Kenyan Representative who will win a car worth 1.5 million and stand a chance to win the Pan African Prize. the Kenyan rep will then attend a televised Pan-African Grand Final where they will stand a chance to win a trip to the USA to be mentored by Akon, get a record deal with Universal music a professional music video, and 30 000 Euros cash! How amazing right?
Benjamin Webi was on Saturday evening announced as Kenyas Airtel Trace music star. Congratulatory messages from family and friends filled his social media accounts and this is what he had to say “Thank you all for the kind words, for your support and your vote of confidence #TeamWebi #AirtelTraceStar“. Well, congratulations Webi, we wish you all the best. You deserved the win.