Eugene Mugubi, known by his artist name linkyonwaves, is a multi-talented singer-songwriter, videographer, video director, and music producer hailing from Nairobi, Kenya. He’s a part of the record label Sauceboiz Music. Eugene’s passion for music was ignited by his mother’s lullabies and nurtured by artists like Drake, Wizkid, and Skepta. He has coined his unique genre as “Afro Shrap,” a blend of Afrobeat and Shrap (Afro Sheng rap).
His standout track, “Waves Like Summer,” delves into personal issues ranging from relationship troubles to addictions. Eugene aims to create music that resonates with listeners on an emotional level, offering a sense of companionship and solace. His upcoming project, “Saucyfied 2,” promises to be a symphony of emotions encapsulating the human experience. Five years from now, he envisions himself on the world stage, touching lives globally with his music.
A memorable moment in his career came during a live performance when he tripped over his untied shoelaces. Ever the entertainer, he turned the mishap into part of the show, earning laughter and applause from the audience.