Suzan Kerunen

Musician/Band

Biography

Suzan Kerunen is a Ugandan world music singer and songwriter who performs African contemporary music in the local Ugandan language of Alur-Jonam (her mother tongue) as well as in English, Swahili and other world languages.

Kerunen has shared stages with Africa’s best artists and musicians including Kenya’s Suzanna Owíyo, South Africa’s Yvonne Chaka Chaka, ASA and other Diaspora artists at the KORA ALL AFRICAN MUSIC AWARDS in Benin, Mama Africa Miriam Makeba, Oliver Mutukudzi, Third World, Kinobe Herbert backed up by Soul Beat Africa at The International Jazz Festival.

Kerunen has also performed at major festivals including -The International Bayimba Festival in Uganda, Tusker Experience” at Silk liquid in Bugolobi. She is one of the organizers of the Pearl Rhythm Festival and World Music Day celebrations in Uganda. In 2009, Kerunen performed at The CHOGM celebrations in the United Kingdom and Trinidad and Tobago, Blankets and Wine alongside Eric Wainaina, Radio and Weasel and Janziband.

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PIMAR

Suzan Kerunen

PIMAR
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GINYA

Suzan Kerunen

GINYA
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FROM ASHES WE RISE

Suzan Kerunen

FROM ASHES WE RISE
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