Tanzanian star Ali Kiba’s Aje video has hit over 1.5 million views on YouTube, barely a month after its release. The video was released through his label his label Rockstar4000 and Sony Music Entertainment.
Born Ali Saleh Kiba in Dar Es Salam on 29 November 1986, Kiba became an instant hit in 2007 with Cinderella and Nakshi Mrembo hit singles which received massive airplay all over East Africa. Since then, Ali has risen to international status, working with RnB artiste R.Kelly in the One8 project sponsored by Airtel.
Like wine, Kiba seems to only get better with time. What is your take on his latest release?
Tanzanian most popular ‘enemies’ seem to be warming up to each other.
Well, at least one of them!
Recently, Ali Kiba requested his fans to vote for his long-time nemesis, Diamond Platnumz, in all categories of the BET Awards.
Speaking during an interview, Ali Kiba told his fans to vote for Diamond who has been nominated for a BET award in the category of Best International Act Africa. The event’s gala will take place on June 26.
This is not the first time Ali Kiba has extended an olive branch to Diamond.
In April, he dismissed the beef claims against Diamond and even revealed that he was ready to work with him
“Diamond is a good artiste. He does good songs. If an opportunity to record a collabo with Diamond presents itself, I will take it up. I will do that with a clean heart,’’ Ali Kiba said.