Size 8 Biography, Early Life, Age, Family, Education, Career And Net Worth

Size 8 Biography
Size 8 is a Kenyan singer, songwriter and actress popularly known for her singles 'Shamba Boy' and 'Moto'.
She was formerly a secular artist until April 2013 when she released her first gospel song, 'Mateke'. She has over the years, grown into one of the biggest music sensations in the Kenyan music industry and beyond.
We'd be seeing Size 8's biography, date of birth, age, early life, family, parents, siblings, relationship status, education, entertainment career, net worth, houses, cars, social media handles and everything else you'd love to know about her.
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Size 8 Profile

Before we continue, here's a quick rundown on Size 8's profile and a few things you'd love to know about her:
Full name: Linet Masiro Munyali
Stage name: Size 8
Date of birth: 4th August 1987
Age: 33 years old (2020)
Place of birth: Nairobi, Kenya
Parents: Samuel Kirui Munyali, Esther Njeri
Nationality: Ugandan-Kenyan
Education: State House Girls
Spouse: Samwel Muraya
Children: Ladasha Belle Muraya
Occupation: Singer, actress
Net worth$250,000

Linet Masiro Munyali (Size 8) Biography, Date Of Birth, Age, Early Life, Family And Education

Linet Masiro Munyali was born on the 4th of August, 1987 as the sixth child in a family of 7 children. She grew up in Maringo Estate in Nairobi with her family. Her father, Samuel Kirui Munyali, is a Ugandan while her mother, Esther Njeri is a Kenyan and they were both members of the clergy.
She had her early primary education at Dr.Livingstone Primary School, Nairobi, Kenya where she topped the class in the KCPE. For her high school, she proceeded to the State House Girls after getting a scholarship.
In an interview with Pulse, she revealed that she wasn't able to further her education because of financial reasons.

Entertainment Career

Size 8 begun her music career after she was discovered by Clemo, a Kenyan producer and co-founder of Calif Records. She was signed to the Record label after being auditioned locally. Her first song with the label was 'Shamba Boy', after which she released 'Silali' and 'Vidonge'.
In April 2013, Munyali was confirmed to have crossed over to the gospel music industry, having been born again. She subsequently released her first gospel music, 'Mateke' which became a hit. She has also released a number of songs including 'Yuko na Wewe', 'Moto, 'Afadhali Yesu', and 'Jemedari'.

Size 8 Songs

Size 8 has released a good number of songs since she hit the limelight. I'd be listing out the secular music first, before her gospel songs.
• Shamba Boy
• Vidonge
• Silali (ft Ally B)
• Moto
• Mateke
• Afadhali Yesu
• Jemedari
• Tam Tam (Willy Paul featuring Size 8) – Remix
• Sijafika (Willy Paul featuring Size 8, Kambua and Gloria Muliro)
As an actress, she had a small role in the legal comedy 'Mashtaka'.

Personal life

In September 2013, Linet Munyali got married to Samwel Muraya, a disc jockey popularly known as DJ Mo. In 2015, the duo had their first child named, Ladasha Belle Muraya.

Awards and Nominations

Size 8 has received a good number of awards and nominations.
Some of them include:
- Winner of the 2014 Video of the Year award at the Groove Awards
- Nominated for the 2014 Female Artist of the Year award at the Groove Awards
- Nominated for the 2014 Song of the Year award at the Groove Awards

Size 8 Net Worth 

Size 8 is a top Kenyan gospel singer. She is estimated to be net worth over $250,000.

Social Media Handles

You can connect with Size 8 on:
Instagram @size8reborn
Twitter @size8reborn

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