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Bholoja Mbongiseni Ngubane Gifted With A Multi-Colored Intrepid Voice And A Talent For Writing Songs That Reflect On The Daily Life And Unique Culture Of The People Of His Homeland Bholoja Mbongiseni Ngubane Is One Of Eswatini's Greatest Artists. His Blending Of Southern African Traditions Including Mbira Sitolotolo And The Traditional Drumming Styles Has Created Such A Unique Sound That Is Appreciated By Audiences Of Different Races. Bholoja Is One Of The Few Genuine Innovators On The Swazi Music Scene That Will Be Instrumental In Strengthening Not Only Eswatini But Also Africa's Pride Socially Politically And Economically." Bholoja's Journey To Greatness Is Inevitable And The World Cannot Wait For His Unveiling. Nationality Swazi. Born Hhohho Eswatini previously Swaziland 1979. It Is Easier To Describe Bholoja As An "African" Than To Pin Him Down To National Boundaries. So Too With The Music Of This Multi-Instrumentals Which Draws On Influences Including The Unique Swazi Cultures And Other World Musicians Like Ismael Lo Salif Keita And Oliver Mtukudzi. Yet Apart From The Individuality Of His Music Bholoja's Enduring Popularity Is Largely A Result Of His Powers As A Lyricist. Most Of His Songs Focus On The Social And Economic Issues That Govern People's Daily Lives And With An Infectious Sense Of Humour And Optimism That Prevails Through All His Music His Appeal Extends To Young And Old Alike. Bholoja Has Mesmerized Audiences On Countless Stages And Has Performed Alongside Lokua Kanza Tony Cox Steve Newman Kalid Kuen Vincent Bucher Tao Ravao Hugh Masekela Oliver Mtukudzi Ringo Madlingozi Simphiwe Dana Gloria Bosman Selaelo Selota Tshepo Tsola Paul Hanmer Kunle Ayo Malaika Freshly Ground Just Mention A Few. One Of Bholoja's Notable Performances Include The High Spirited Show He Delivered During The Bush Fire Festival The 2007 Swaziland International Trade Fair At Mavuso Trade Center Manzini Swaziland And At Kippies South Africa's Acclaimed Jazz Spot In Newtown Johannesburg. Recording Project Bholoja Is Currently Seeking For A Record Company That Might Believe In His Music And Sign Him To Release His First Album. He Has Produced His Demo In Paris The Capital Of World Music In November 2007 Courtesy Of Alliance Francais Du Swaziland AFS . AFS Director Claude Gonin Said Mbongiseni Has A Great Potential To Impress In Europe With His Style Of Music Swazi Soul . His Striking Multi-Colored Voice And Stage Presence And His Native Lyrical Songs Won Respect From His Peers And Expanded Him Following Across National Borders. It Also Earned Him Access To Humanitarians Who Sensed The Passion In The Words Of His Songs Resulting In His Performances In Many Corporate Functions In Eswatini And South Africa. Artist Repertoire Bholoja Is Very Talented In Song Writing. Unlike Most Swazi Artists Bholoja Is Very Creative In Writing Songs In His Native Language SiSwati And English. Some Of His Highly Praised Songs Include "Iyakhal'Indvodza" "Indzawo Yami" "Umoya Wami " "Umhlab'Uyahlaba" "Can't Tfolakala" "To Be Alone" "Stsandvwa Sami" "Telephone" "Jay-Walking" "Western In Africa" "Emashingweni" "Chubeka" "Inhloso Yami" And "Intfombi Yami" Etc Read More On Last.Fm. User-Contributed Text Is Available Under The Creative Commons By-SA License Additional Terms May Apply.

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