Kenyan boy band Sautisol has left their fans world wide heart broken after announcing of their breakup after 18 years of making music together.
The group, comprised of Bien, Savara, Chimano and Polycarp announced they will be splitting after world tour 8 and the release of their last album in 2023.
The group members are set to venture into personal projects however the friendship they have built over the years will remain.
According to a statement released today, The world tour 8 is an opportunity for fans to interact with the magic of Sautisol one last time before the group takes a break.
"The upcoming tour across the US, Europe and Canada, is a chance for fans to immerse themselves in the magic of Sauti Sol one last time. before the band takes a break from group projects for a while."
The tour is also a celebration of Sautisol's remarkable journey and a testament to the enduring bond of friendship built over 20 years in the industry.
In 2021, Sauti sol announced that they were taking a break to work on solo projects under the Alone Together mantra.
"Alone Together" is the mantra we formed to define the unique next chapter as brothers. It ties with our natural progression of self-growth, while still being a single unit."
The group was founded in 2005 by vocalists Bien-Aimé Baraza, Willis Chimano, Savara Mudigi, followed by guitarist Polycarp Otieno. In Kenya and throughout Africa, Sauti Sol is one of the most recognized and celebrated musical bands.