Daddy Owen

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Birthday
29, 1982
Birthplace
Kakamega, Kenya
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
29, 1982 (age 36)
Birthplace
Kakamega, Kenya

About

Kenyan contemporary Christian singer famous for songs like "Mbona," "Foundation" and "Saluti." He won the Groove Award for Male Artist of the Year each year from 2009 to 2011 and received the Best Anglophone award during the 2010 MTV Africa Music Awards.

Before Fame

He grew up in poverty and survived by pick pocketing in downtown Nairobi. As a result of these activities, he was attacked and left with a scar on his left eye.

Trivia

He is known for his philanthropy, having established the Macho Macho campaign meant to assist those suffering from eye problems in Kakamega.

Family Life

His birth name is Owen Mwatia. His older brother, Rufftone, is also an acclaimed gospel musician. Aside from Rufftone he has two other brothers and a sister.

Associated With

He and Daniel Owino Misiani are both famous singers from Kenya.