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MOKOOMBA (Zimbabwe)

The Guardian's reporter Robin Denslow called Mokoomba "the best young band in Zimbabwe," and Afropop World Wide magazine called "just the most impressive band Zimbabwe has created in recent times."
In May 2018, Mokoomba was inducted into the Afropop Worldwide Hall of Fame at a ceremony marking the 30th anniversary of the Peabody Prize.
In the piggy bank of artists performances at such major world venues as Lollapalooza, Sziget Festival and WOMAD.
MOKOOMBA is a music band originally from Chinotimba, Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. The group sings in several languages, including English, Tonga, Nyanja, Ndebelei Shona. MOKOOMBA takes its name from the word Tonga, which means deep respect for the Zambezi River and vibrant life on its banks.
MOKOOMBA combines traditional and modern instruments, as well as various international pop and pan-African styles, including soukous, funky reggae, to bring together different cultures of South, East and Central Africa.
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