Akothee born Esther Akoth is a popular Kenyan singer born on April 8, 1980, in Migori County where she had her basic school education.
She had her secondary school education at Nyabisawa Girls Secondary School but had to drop out briefly after he got to form two.
Akothee had dropped out of school and elope with his childhood sweetheart at the age of 14 to marry.
However, her boyfriend had to return back to complete his schooling and eventually had his tertiary education while Akothee served as a house help in his in-laws house for approximately a period of seven years.
Akothee's career in music started in 2008 and she has since released many solo titles as well as collaborations with popular artists, including Diamond Platnumz.
Akothee has released several successful songs. They include;Oyoyo featuring McGalaxy,Give It To Me, featuring Flavour, Sweet Love featuring Diamond,Benefactor,Yuko Moyoni, New Dance featuring Oc, Osilliation, Nimechoka, Pashe, Katika, Djele Djele, Shengerera, Mama Bougerie, and Tucheze.Early March 2020, Akothee released Mwitu asa, a song written and sang in the Kamba language. Since Akothee is not a native speaker of the Kamba language, this was considered intriguin and popular among her fans; especially those from the Kamba ethnic group.
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