Ballad, Misambu (Music)

“Awinja” by Sauti Sol

Awinja Awinja amba bwaangu
Abana bandebaanga atsile hena Mama x2
Awinja Awinja amba bwaangu
Abana bandebaanga atsile hena Mama Uhuu

Mbonji nikhulinda amba bwaanguu
Syakhulia syiyile utsile hena Mama
Mbonji nikhulinda, ambaa bwaanguu
Imbula ikhubanga utsile hena Mama

Chorus
Uhuu Awinja amba bwaangu
Abana bandebaanga atsile hena Mama
Uhuu Awinja amba bwaangu
Abana bandebanga atsile hena Mama

Ooo banga Sai bandebaanga (atsile hena Mama)
Ooo banga Heleni bandebaangaa (atsile hena Mama)
Ooo banga Bekhuta bandebaangaa (atsile hena Mama)
Abasikhale bandebaanga (atsile hena Mama)

Uhuu Awinja (uuuhu Awinja) uuuhu Awinja (Uhuu Awinja)
Abana bandebaanga atsile hena mama
Uhuu Awinja (uuuhu Awinja) uuuhu Awinja (Uhuu Awinja)
Abaana bandebaanga atsile hena mama

Chorus

Eeaeee oo Awinja waa Awinja wawa wawa Awinja yee
Tshalalala, lalala, lalala,lalala
Undeshi ndibutswa amba amba Awinja x3
Awinja Awinja amba bwaangu
Abana bandebaanga atsile hena Mama
Awinja Awinja amba bwaangu
Abana bandebaanga atsile hena Mama

Chorus

Weyeyeye woo weyeyeye…

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Awinja Awinja come quickly
The children are asking me where did mum go
Awinja Awinja come quickly
The children are asking me where did mum go Woohoo

I stayed waiting for you come quickly
Food is cooked, where did mum go
I stayed waiting for you come quickly
It is raining heavily, where did you go mum

Chorus
Woohoo Awinja Awinja come quickly
The children are asking me where did mum go
Awinja Awinja come quickly
The children are asking me where did mum go

Ooo Sai are asking me (where did mum go)
Ooo Helen are asking me (where did mum go)
Ooo Bekhuta are asking me (where did mum go)
Those who remained are asking me (where did mum go)

Woohoo Awinja (Woohoo Awinja)
Woohoo Awinja (Woohoo Awinja)
The children are asking me where did mum go
Woohoo Awinja (Woohoo Awinja)
Woohoo Awinja (Woohoo Awinja)
The children are asking me where did mum go

Chorus

Eeaeee oo Awinja waa Awinja wawa wawa
Awinja yee
Tshalalala,lalala,lalala,lalalaaa..
You left me like that come come Awinja*3
Awinja Awinja come quickly
The children are asking me where did mum go
Awinja Awinja come quickly
The children are asking me where did mum go

Chorus

Weyeyeye woo weyeyeye…

Kale/Today In History, Pà Kongo|About Congo

[Today in History] December 30th

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CONGO
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

BIRTHDAYS
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/Cinema, Pà Kongo|About Congo

[Bindìdìmbì] La vie continue

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

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Kale/Today In History, Pà Kongo|About Congo

[Today in History] November 30th

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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

DEATHS
2013 – Tabu Ley Rochereau dies in Brussels, Belgium.

Documentary/Interview, Pà Kongo|About Congo

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

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Réactions et analyses

Bindìdìmbì/Cinema

[Bindìdìmbì] Autodestruction

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

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Afropop, Misambu (Music)

“Sexy Choco” by Bana C4

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

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Bindìdìmbì/Cinema

[Bindìdìmbì] Rêve de chien

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

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Bindìdìmbì/Cinema

[Bindìdìmbì] C’est urgent !

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

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Bindìdìmbì/Cinema

[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

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Bindìdìmbì/Cinema

[Bindìdìmbì] Impokotoyi

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

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Misambu (Music), Mutwashi

“Mutwashi” by Aisha

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

Hip-hop/Rap, Misambu (Music)

“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

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2004 Original Version

2013 Remix

Afropop, Misambu (Music)

“Paya Nku Paya” by Mapipo

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Hip-hop/Rap, Misambu (Music), Soukous/Ndombolo

“Full Option” by Passi & Fally

Y a rien à faire… j’adore ce son…

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