Joseph Kokumu is a Kenyan-born contemporary Christian music songwriter, producer and recording artist, passionate about spreading the Word of God. He started his musical career at the age of 14, as a gospel DJ using the stage name DJ Lifa.

In 2015, he joined the Royal Native Deejayz, a Gospel Ministry/ Entertainment Unit from Kenyan Capital Nairobi. Since then, he has increasingly gained local and international recognition through his radio, TV shows and music. His first notable platform was on Vision TV Kenya, where he served as a DJ on the Vmixx Show. From 2016 – 2019, he served as DJ for the Youth Patrol Show on Biblia Husema Broadcasting, a leading Christian radio station broadcasting from Nairobi Kenya. In 2019 he founded Lifa Records, a Christian record label company where he works as a producer and music director.


He is a graduate of Egerton University where he studied Economics and Statistics.

Awards and Recognition

The DJ has shown great commitment in his work and has been nominated for various awards in Kenya, including DJ of The Year, Kenya Gospel Music and Legends Awards 2016 and 2017, and Emerging DJ of the Year on Xtreem Awards 2016.

Songs Written by Joseph Kokumu

Nothing is Impossible – By Faith Lumumba – Year 2020