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History of Congolese Rumba

Nov. 30, 2023 /Music/ — Congolese rumba, also known as Congolese soukous, is a genre of popular music that originated in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) in the early 20th century. It is a fusion of traditional African rhythms and melodies with influences from Cuban and Caribbean music. Rumba quickly became popular in the DRC and spread to other African countries, particularly Kenya, Tanzania, and Zambia. In the 1960s, rumba gained international recognition and became popular in Europe and the Americas. Continue reading


Why is Koffi olomide Trending?

Koffi Olomide is a Congolese singer-songwriter, dancer, and record producer. He is one of the most popular and influential African musicians of his generation. His music combines elements of traditional Congolese music with modern pop and dance. He is known for his energetic live performances and his distinctive dance moves. Continue reading