Sila epitomizes what people love about this century’s music: Energy, honesty, generosity, ecstasy, and a full-tilt dedication to digging the groove until the last call. Sila’s music titillates the senses and people everywhere have developed a healthy appetite for his funky fusion of African rhythm, American funk, Soukous, Afrobeat, and Reggae.
Inspired by his Kenyan roots and his love for all genres of music, his sound is unique, yet instantly recognizable. His lyrics and beats reflect the music, the language, the energy, and the spirit of growing up in Africa.
"Kenyan Funk Master."
- SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
Sila is one of the leaders of the Afrobeat Renaissance that is blooming throughout the US and the world in recent years, and he’s put together an exciting music project that is attracting widespread attention!
- AFROPOP WORLDWIDE
"Guaranteed to keep you glued to the dance floor!." - SAN FRANCISCO BAY GUARDIAN
James Brown's dance floor boogie strut infused with the manic drumming and serpentine guitar jams of Sila's native Kenya.
- SAN FRANCISCO MAGAZINE
Sila and his AfroFunk Experience are in the energy exchange business: you give it up, they give it back with interest---no bribes involved. Try that trick with a Nigerian policeman.
-PETER KOHT, METRO SANTA CRUZ