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'The song Bissau Quila Muda was used for consciousness of Guinea-Bissau people'

20 September 2019 9:42 AM
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Guinea-Bissau
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702's Richard Nwamba recommends one of the best songs from the West African country.

Showcasing the musical heritage of Africa, 702 Breakfast profiles different countries' music industry.

This week the show focuses on Guinea-Bissau.

RELATED: 'A lot of people don't know how rich Burundi is when it comes to music'

The group Super Mama Djombo's Bissau Quila Muda is one of the country's most famous songs.

This is Africa host Richard Nwamba joins Bongani Bingwa to chat about Guinea-Bissau's music.

The song means that Bissau has changed and it was one of those songs used by Amílcar Cabral who was instrumental in the consciousness of the people of Guinea-Bissau.

Richard Nwamba, Host - This is Africa

Listen below to the full interview:


20 September 2019 9:42 AM
Tags:
Music
Guinea-Bissau
this is Africa

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