Osborne Macharia’s Kabangu Series is An Ode to Old School Hip-Hop in Nairobi

All images by Osborne Macharia. Used under a Creative Commons License.

Kenya based photographer, Osborne Macharia, has collaborated with a team of talented artists for his Kabangu portrait series. The series tells the story of four men, who work as actual watchmen during the day, but regularly meet up to educate and mentor young talent venturing into the hip-hop industry. The men teach the youth values such as peace, equality, and social justice in hopes of spreading a positive message for the hip-hop culture.  Continue reading…