Wendy Kimani is one of Kenya’s highly sought-after female singers. She is is a Kenyan singer, songwriter, actress, and entertainer. Born on born 18th May 1986 in Nairobi, Kenya.
She is a neo-soul-influenced vocalist who auditioned for Tusker Project Fame and was one of the fifteen contestants that got to live in the TPF house and compete for the five million shillings and a recording contract by Gallo Records in South Africa. After 71 days of working in the academy, she was only put on probation twice (the second time every single remaining contestant was put on probation for the semi-finals by the then-judges).
She emerged as the First runner’s up and has recorded with the likes of Tim Rimbui(Innovator), Chris Adwar, Wawesh, and Kanyeria . She has performed with the likes of Eric Wainaina, Atemi, The Villagers Band, Didge, Kaz, David Ogola and Maia, SautiSol, Dela, Stan, Shamir, Chizi, Wakamba Wawili, Gypsies, Liz Ogumbo and many more. .
She also performed alongside the Danish band Gypsies at the KICC for a charity Music
On 2013 August 13th she launched her debut album MY ESSENCE at the Serena Hotel.
She has married her long-term Dutch fiancé Marvin Onderwater.
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