Judith Nyambura Mwangi popularly known as Avril is a decorated Kenyan Singer-songwriter, actress, and performer. Avril is best known for her songs ‘Mama’, ‘Kitu Kimoja’ ‘hakuna Yule’ and ‘Chokoza.’ Avril is a talented singer and has won several awards including a Kisima Award, Chaguo la Teenie Award, Nzumari Award and Golden Mic Award.
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Avril Kenya Biography
Avril of Kenya grew up in Nakuru. The talented singer became interested in music at a very tender age as she was an active performer in drama and music festivals while in secondary school. After clearing high school, Avril relocated to Nairobi to join the University of Nairobi where she studied design. In 2005, the singer participated in the Jaza Lorry Initiative where she met with Emmanuel Banda of Ogopa Deejays. Emmanuel attempted to convince Avril to venture into music; however, she was hesitant at the time. Nevertheless, during her second year in Campus, Avril decided to do music, and she recorded her first single dubbed ‘Mama’ after signing with Ogopa Deejays record label. Mama was released in 2009 and received much airtime in various radio stations across Kenya.
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Avril Kenya singer started her acting career by taking up a role in the second season of Shuga in 2011/2012 playing the character of Miss B’have. Her character was a celebrity personality who was a firm believer in monogamous relationships. Additionally, in the same series, she was given a minor role as Belinda after producers of the show saw she could pull it off. Later in 2013, Avril Kenya artist was also featured as a cast in M-net Noose of Gold playing the role of Corrine, a drug trafficker. Want to know more about Avril from Kenya? Here are five fascinating facts you ought to know.
1. Avril Kenya can cook
During her visit to Tanzania to market her new single ‘Ningefanyaje’ that she collaborated with Ben Pol while speaking to Bongo5.com, Avril revealed that she would make a great wife as she knows how to cook. According to the talented singer, being a successful singer does not stop her from doing wifely duties such as cooking and washing dishes.
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2. Avril Loves playing Candy Crush
The top Kenyan Female Avril Nyambura also revealed that she is a Candy Crush fanatic being that she loves to play the game daily. If you are following Avril on Instagram, you have probably seen her post on her scores levels. Avril revealed that she loved playing Candy Crush before going to bed at night. The game is therapeutic for her and when she doesn’t play she will feel that something is amiss.
3. Avril Nyambura was the head girl in secondary school
You probably did not know that Avril Nyambura was the head perfect during her high school days. According to the decorated musician, she was in charge of other students telling them what to do and assigning them punishments occasionally. However, according to her, she was the best prefect as she was not super harsh and all her schoolmates loved her owing to her popularity in school.
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4. Is Avril Kenyan singer pregnant?
Avril Kenya Instagram was the talk of the town last year in 2017 when the sassy musician shared a photo on her page captioned ‘That awesome moment when you start showing’, there was a lot of buzzes and everyone thought that she was expectant owing to the baby bump that was now showing. Even so that most of her fans sent her congratulatory messages. However, people were speculating on who could be the baby daddy as Avril Kenya had just broken up with a fiancée Leslie Mugadza of South Africa and has not been in another public relationship ever since.
The Kenyan songstress told Willis Raburu during an interview at 10 over 10 that she broke up with her fiancée as she felt emotionally distant. The death of her father back in 2016, made her withdraw from many activities including her music and relationship that required a lot of emotions.
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However, days later after posting the picture on her social media, Avril in Kenya was performing at a show with a flat tummy, and it is then that people realized that she had played a prank on her followers.
Again 2018, pregnancy rumours have sparked up again. It is believed that the singer could be expectant as she has been spotted twice at the Aga Khan Hospital ‘mother and child’ section.
5. Is Avril Kenya bleaching?
Avril Kenyan musician is a true definition of African beauty. Furthermore, she is courageous enough to post make up free pictures on her Avril Kenya Instagram profile. One time Avril Kenya was on the trend for posting make up free pictures. Some of her followers called her ugly even though the sexy musician has an acne condition. However, she was not broken and even amidst rumors that she has bleached her skin; the Kenyan songstress maintained that she was beautiful and she knows it. Besides, Avril in Kenya is the brand ambassador for Oriflame Cosmetics in the country, and through this, she began her journey towards better skin.
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Avril Kenya Hairstyle
Well, apart from the Avril Kenya songs, the decorated artist is known for her impeccable taste in fashion and hairstyles. Avril embraces her natural hair besides others hairdos. Occasionally, Avril Kenya singer will do daring hairstyles such as putting a few highlights on her natural hair. Some time back she put on long black and gold crotchet braids which most people found to be bold. Check out the hairdo below. Clearly, Avril can pull off anything.
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Avril Kenya and Diamond
Remember the time when Avril Nyambura was featured in Diamond’s music video ‘Kesho’? Many people believed that the two artists were dating. However, during an interview at East African Radio’s Planet Bongo show, Avril revealed that the two have never been an item but just great friends. Here is what Avril said, “Everyone thought Diamond and I dated and others thought I was now a video vixen, but it was all music, and even up to date, we chat.”
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According to Avril, the two East African musicians developed a professional relation and friendship that has continued to date. Every time Avril wants to release a new track, she must send it to Diamond first to get his approval. “I send him a track before I release a song because I value his opinion,” retorted Avril.
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