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Bushe – Jahluther Martin Nkhoma

Bushe is from the first solo album Fire by Jahluther Martin Nkhoma. It is an educational song urging people to love each other as opposed to hate, jealousy and backbiting. Bushe is sung in Bemba. Jahluther Martin Nkhoma is a music educator, performer, composer, arranger, instrumentalist, vocalist, dancer and art adviser/consultant. Over the years, he has […]

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Azimuna ni Dimani – Victor Nyirongo

Azimuna ni Dimani is from Victor’s third album Gentele Koswe. It talks about women who are busy daily making themselves look more beautiful to attract men who are scarce like diamonds. The song is in Nyanja one of the many Zambian languages. Victor Nyirongo has established himself as one of the Zambia’s prominent male solo artists […]

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Roby Mathew

Every couple of days, one comes across a hidden treasure. I believe it was late last year, when I first heard that Roby composed and performed his own music. After downloading his album, I must say that I have yet to find a more compelling theme of what life is. I rise up and feel […]

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The Rhythm Nation Project

The Rhythm Nation Project

Mondo Music’s most ambitious release was a compilation album called The Rhythm Nation Project. This album has been described as the most important thing to happen to Zambian music for a long time, and features 16 tracks by young upcoming artists who will be defining Zambia’s music in the New Millennium. Listen to the Music […]

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