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Koffi Olomide’s tribute to Simaro (translated)

In the first part of the tribute, Koffi plays an interpretation of Simaro’s classic hit Ebale ya Zaire that is modified for the occasion of Simaro’s passing The second part of the tribute is a narrative by Koffi   Simaro … Continue reading

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Koffi Olomide should have listened to Tabu Ley’s words

On July 22 2016, Koffi Olomide was deported from Kenya where he had gone for a series of concerts. The reason for his deportation is that he was seen on a cell phone camera viciously attacking one of his dancers … Continue reading

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Rest in peace Babia Ndonga Chokoro

Congolese musician Babia Ndonga “Chokoro” who is mostly known for his role as a lead vocalist in Koffi Olomide’s Quartier Latin passed away on 2014. Babia sung in Quartier Latin when that band was at the very peak of its … Continue reading

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Elle et Moi by Koffi Olomide

This classic song released in 1989, is one of the songs that really put Koffi Olomide on the map during a time when the music charts in Zaire-Congo were still dominated by TPOK Jazz, Afrisa, Zaiko and Empire Bakuba. Koffi … Continue reading

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