[Today in History] December 30th


2013 – an organized group, led by Joseph Mukungubila Mutombo a self-proclaimed prophet, attacked simultaneously the National TV station RTNC and Njili Airport in Kinshasa, Lubumbashi and Kindu

1955 – Dindo Yogo, Congolese musician (d. 2000)
1956 – Samba wa Mbimba N’zingo Nuni Masi Ndo Mbasi aka Chéri Samba, internationally recognized painter, is born in Kinto M’Vuila
1980 – Didier Ilunga-Mbenga, Double NBA champion with the L.A. Lakers, is born in Kinshasa

[Bindìdìmbì] La vie continue

Titre: La vie continue
Director: Carlos Kalonji
Duration: 6’55”
Production: Studio Malembe Maa
Year: 2013


[Today in History] November 30th


2012 – At least 32 people are killed in a Ilyushin Il-76 cargo plane operated by Trans Air Congo crashes 850 meters short of runway 5L of the Congo’s Maya-Maya Airport in Brazzaville

2013 – Tabu Ley Rochereau dies in Brussels, Belgium.

[Documentary] L’irrésistible ascension de Moïse Katumbi (2013)


Réactions et analyses

[Bindìdìmbì] Autodestruction

Title: Autodestruction
Director: Fabrice Iranzi
Durée: 4’10”
Production: Studio Malembe Maa
Year: 2013


“Sexy Choco” by Bana C4

Titre: Sexy Choco
Artist: Bana C4
Album: Jeunes Premiers
Year: 2013
Label: Bomaye Musik


[Bindìdìmbì] Rêve de chien

Title: Rêve de chien
Director: Jourdain Kielukusu Izu di Do
Durée: 4’26”
Production: Studio Malembe Maa
Year: 2013


[Bindìdìmbì] C’est urgent !

Title: C’est urgent !
Director: Armel Pululu Mbala
Genre: Animation
Duration: 5’03”
Production: Studio Malembe Maa
Year: 2013


[Bindìdìmbì] La Belle et L’oiseau

Titre: La Belle et L’oiseau
Director: Pacifique Nzitonda
Genre: Animation
Production: Studio Malembe Maa
Year: 2013
Duration: 5’08”
Language: Français


[Bindìdìmbì] Impokotoyi

Title: Impokotoyi
Director: Hénok Wathou Bombolo
Genre: Animation
Year: 2013
Duration: 9’03”
Production: Studio Malembe Maa
Language: Français, Lingala


“Mutwashi” by Aisha

Baluba from Angola
Title: Mutwashi
Artist: Aïsha
TV Show: Janela Aberta (Fenêtre ouverte)
Year: 2013

“Munya wetu“ by Didjak Munya

Nice piece here, written in 2004, that features on album Oxygène.

Title: Muunyà wetù
Artist: Didjak Munya
Album: Oxygène
Year: 2013
Label: Akwaaba Music


2004 Original Version

2013 Remix

“Paya Nku Paya” by Mapipo


“Full Option” by Passi & Fally

Y a rien à faire… j’adore ce son…


Title: Full Option
Artist: Passi ft. Fally Ipupa
Album: Ère Afrique
Year: 2013
Label: Issap Productions