Buruklyn Boyz


Hailing from the vibrant streets of Buruburu Estate in Nairobi, Kenya, Buruklyn Boyz emerged as pioneers of the Nairobi Drill scene, blending Swahili and Sheng slang with the gritty aesthetics of the drill genre. Fronted by the dynamic duo of Mr Right and Ajay, the crew burst onto the scene with their groundbreaking track “Nairobi,” which marked the first-ever incorporation of Drill vibes in Kenyan music. With infectious beats and raw, unapologetic lyrics depicting the realities of urban life, “Nairobi” quickly went viral, amassing millions of views on platforms like YouTube, Spotify, and SoundCloud, becoming an instant anthem both locally and globally. As their popularity soared, Buruklyn Boyz found themselves at the forefront of the international Drill movement, drawing acclaim from renowned platforms such as GRM Daily, with their track “Dream ya Kuotaka Kwa Block” solidifying their status as trailblazers. Beyond their musical prowess, they fostered connections that transcended continents, collaborating with distributors like Philo and engaging in vibrant cultural exchanges with counterparts in London, uniting diverse scenes under the banner of artistic expression. With roots firmly planted in Nairobi’s streets and sights set on global recognition, Buruklyn Boyz continue to captivate audiences with their electrifying performances and uncompromising artistry, steadfast in their mission to push boundaries and elevate Nairobi Drill to unprecedented heights.