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Bonga

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Bonga

Bonga has been played on NTS over 10 times, featured on 14 episodes and was first played on 18 July 2016.

Bonga Kwenda, better known as Bonga, is a singer and songwriter from Angola. Born in 1943 in the province of Bengo, and left Angola at age 23 to become an athlete, becoming the Angolan record holder for the 400 metre dash. He had already begun his singing career at age 15.

Bonga abandoned athletics in 1972, concentrating solely on his music. He has released over 30 albums, singing in Portuguese and traditional Angolan languages. His tracks are a mixture of Portuguese-language folk songs, semba, kizomba…

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MOST PLAYED TRACKS
Wandolo (Sacred Rhythm Instrumental Version)
Bolla, Bonga
Sacred Rhythm Music2018
Wandolo (Sacred Rhythm Instrumental Version)
Bolla, BongaSacred Rhythm Music2018
Discogs
Capoeira
Bonga
Morabeza Records1978
Capoeira
BongaMorabeza Records1978
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Banga Fukula
Bonga
Lusafrica2009
Banga Fukula
BongaLusafrica2009
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Mona Ki Ngi Xiça (The Child I'm Leaving Behind)
Bonga Kuenda
Luaka Bop2013
Mona Ki Ngi Xiça (The Child I'm Leaving Behind)
Bonga KuendaLuaka Bop2013
Discogs
Malalanza
Bonga
Le Chant Du Monde1980
Malalanza
BongaLe Chant Du Monde1980
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Kinga Kueta
Bonga
Lusafrica, BMG France1997
Kinga Kueta
BongaLusafrica, BMG France1997
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Ngila
Bonga
Playa Sound1983
Ngila
BongaPlaya Sound1983
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Ngila
Bonga
Polygram1982
Ngila
BongaPolygram1982
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Mu Nhango
Bonga
Morabeza Records1972
Mu Nhango
BongaMorabeza Records1972
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Ghinawa
Bonga
Lusafrica, BMG France1997
Ghinawa
BongaLusafrica, BMG France1997
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