kikYou might have a good voice, yes, but singing is not everyone’s cup of tea. It is an art that calls for talent, summed up with hard work on vocals, pitch, tonal variation and the diction too. Well, to most of us, diction has proved a tall order due to the heavy mother-tongue accents we do have, something that makes us sound so funny when singing especially in the queen’s language.

For instance, this beautiful chic ended up sounding off after she tried singing an English song against the heavy force of a deep Kikuyu accent.