Boya Ye by Mbilia Bel (Translation and Lyrics)


Boya Ye (Leave him) was one of many classic hits from the mid 1980s that featured Mbilia Bel at the very peak of her powers. The song was composed by Tabu Ley and was released in 1985/


Boya Ye is about a wife who stays with her husband despite the fact that she is condemned to poverty because her husband cannot provide for the family.

Song Video

Song Translations


Kenya Music Page


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2 thoughts on “Boya Ye by Mbilia Bel (Translation and Lyrics)

  1. That woman is a true picture of what a wife should be. I wish all African women will be like that .

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