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Doris Tanui Chepchumba

A singer from the Kalenjin community in the Rift Valley, Doris Tanui Chepchumba began performing as a dancer, drummer, and soloist in the annual Kenya National Music Festivals when she was in high school. In 2006, she won first prize at the Ibiza Talent Search Competition sponsored by leading Kenyan radio stations. She performs solo and with the Maroon Commandos, a well-known military band in Kenya that plays benga, rumba, and other music styles.

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