A signature hair-do is a sure way to distinguish oneself from the crowd, and it is fast becoming a booming trend in the Kenyan showbiz industry. Celebrities are always expected to look exceptional and most importantly; set the pace and trend for their fans to follow.

From the music industry, media and event the sports industry, Kenyans celebrities are paying more attention to their hair and sticking to individual styles such as, Lupita Nyong’o with her trademark short hair, Dj Sadiq and DK Kwenye Beat for dreadlocks and Kemboi’s mohawk to name but a few. But award-winning gospel singer David Kilonzo popularly known as DK Kwenye Beat has decided to shave his dreadlocks – his signature hairdo – after rocking it for several years.

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But why? Is this a symbol of purification of the beginning of a new life? Check out the Bible verse he shared before shaving his signature hairdo

“Fear not; for thou shalt not be ashamed: neither be thou confounded; for thou shalt not be put to shame: for thou shalt forget the shame of thy youth, and shalt not remember the reproach of thy widowhood any more.”

Well, DK Kwenye Beat is among the most humble and soft spoken gospel artistes around. He has risen the ranks to become one of the most celebrated local musicians in the country and is known for his great hits; Kereka, Pakacha and Asusu.

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Here is the video of DK shaving his dreadlocks;