DJ Fatxo: Profile of Successful Mugithi Music ‘KING’ His most trying Moments

DJ Fatxo, also known as Lawrence Njuguna, is a well-known Mugithi singer and DJ who gained massive popularity after releasing his debut song, Ndi Mang’a. He is from Nyandarua County and is the only child in his family. He is married and has a child.

In February 2022, DJ Fatxo gifted his parents a fully furnished modern house to celebrate Valentine’s Day. He also gifted his wife a new car on her birthday a few days later. In January 2023, he was forced to address rumors of a relationship with former Murang’a Women Representative Sabina Chege, stating that they have a purely business relationship and that he bought his car with his own money.

As a DJ, DJ Fatxo played at different venues, including Kenyatta University (KU) TV where he was a resident DJ. He struggled to break even until he joined Sailors Gang as their official DJ. With the popularity that came with his new gig and his interaction with fellow Kikuyu artists, he launched his music career.

On March 8, 2023, DJ Fatxo was trending following the mysterious death of a 23-year-old man in his house. According to a statement at Kasarani Police Station, DJ Fatxo and two other men identified as his cousin and driver said that the deceased allegedly fell from the 10th floor of Redwood Apartments along USIU Road. The deceased had been contracted by DJ Fatxo to refurbish the decor of his shop and an office. CCTV footage showed the deceased in the company of DJ Fatxo and three women in the early hours of the morning before the incident occurred. The deceased’s family dismissed the suicide theory advanced by DJ Fatxo and the two men.