I bet you remember the lit comedy and drama by veterans Mzee Ojwang’, Masanduku and Mama Kayai.Funniest comedian in Africa winner Eric Omondi breaks it down in an acoustic cover of historic song “Wimbo wa Historia.”
The comedian breaks it down the history of comedy in Kenya.Eric reminds us where the art of comedy startes in the early 1970’s.In the song Eric Omondi credits the fathers of comedy in Kenya.
Most people know Eric to be funny , but he has some serious business running right now. The song also acknowledge the likes of Walter Mong’are aka Nyambane and Mp John Kiarie , as the first comedians to travel abroad.He went on thanking Daniel Ndambuki aka Churchill who has taken Kenyan comedy to another level.
Churchill has been on the forefront raising different talents in comedy through his popular show Churchill Show.
Eric Omondi on Sunday bagged the funniest comedian in Africa at the African Entertainment Awards USA (AEAUSA) held in New Jersey.
Leyla Mohammed, a 13 year old girl from Eastleigh alse did the cover of the song.Leyla performed the cover at the Mashujaa Day celebrations held in Kakamega.
Check out Eric’s ‘Wimbo wa Historia’ cover below;