The Golden Voice of East Africa, Soulful Vocals, hypnotic guitars and driving, Rhythm of BONGO DANCE
It’s the first African band to use its music as cross Culture Bridge from Tanzania in East Africa to the rest of the World! Ngoma Africa Band which has been named The Golden Voice of East Africa is a fast-growing band with a huge fans base worldwide. Ngoma Africa Band, a Tanzanian band based in Germany, founded in the year 1993 by Ebrahim Makunja aka Ras Makunja, named several times as the best band in many festivals. This is because of the way the band presents itself live on stage. It penetrates the souls of the fans and automatically the audience became crazy, especially when the band applies the EXTRA ORDINARY “Bongo Dansi” or “MZIKI WA DANSI” which simple means danceable music from Tanzania.
The Fans find unique rhythm which you only can hear the beat when the Ngoma Africa band plays and because of this reputation it sends fans crazy with the beats and rhythm.
Ngoma Africa band has numbers of talented musician’s including multi-talented soloist Christian Bakotessa aka Chris-B, other is Said “Jazbo” Vuai, Maxime Buanda, Richard Makutima, Severn Okomo, Diva Bedi Beraca aka Bedi Bella and many others. The spirit of the Ngoma Africa Band unites with the sprits and souls of the fans and other audience.
The Ngoma Africa Band has released an album “Mama Kimwaga”(sugar Mum) and also several of hit singles CD, like Apache wacha Pombe (Stop over Drinking alcohol), Anti-Corruption Squad, Single CD “Jakaya Kikwete 2010”.
Most of the songs are written in various east African languages but majority are in SWAHILI or KISWAHILI the spoken language in Tanzania and its neighbouring east African countries.
The Ngoma Africa Band belongs to the fans! Musician are just the servant’s, it’s the first African band to use its music as cross culture bridge from Tanzania in East Africa to the World!