Many people who some double up to be Stella Mwangi fans,know her music only.Apart from that,nothing else.
STL was born in Muranga County,Central Kenya 1986.While aged 5 years,her father relocated to a small village Oslo,Norway because of political reasons.
Apart from her excellent rap skills,STL plays piano very well.She started practising playing Piano at the age of 8 years.
Despite many artists who get assimilated with foreign language once they step outside their country,STL speaks fluent Kikuyu.This makes her “fit” well with her friends and relatives back at home.
Stella Mwangi father was her biggest role model.She drew much inspiration from him.She lost her father in 2012 via a hit and run accident.Her father made sure she knew her mother tongue.
Beauty runs in her family.Stella Mwangi has another beautiful young sister.She us also a musician.
Good work deserves credit.Not only her work has grabbed charts in various countries like Senegal,Kenya,Gambia and Norway,she has won awards too.They include; Kisima Awards, Clops Awards and Jeermaan Awards.
As a hardworking artist,Stella Mwangi art has been featured in some films.The films include;American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile and Save the Last Dance 2, and also in TV-series such as CSI: NY and Scrubs.