This is Nyameko. He’s a tumpeterAmong many things. He played in the band Impande Core, now-defunct. He’s also jammed with M.anifest when he was in South Africa, and he’s the only other person I know of besides myself whose passion for hats matches the range of merchandise he possesses. Namanje!
It’s a place I call home. The people whose businesses are getting looted and burned, some of them are my acquaintances. I’ve been going through all types of emotions throughout the day because of what’s happening in Jeppestown at the moment.
What’s the likelihood of bringing this dude to a non-Francophone country? Who knows someone at the Alliance ov da Francaise? Tell a friend to tell a friend to whisper into a homie’s ear and pass this thing around. Let’s make it happen people, we need Stromae in life nje.
*Stromae will be touring through Francophone African states between May and June. Keep up by liking his Facebook page. (H/T rapper Angel Mutoni on Facebook)
C’maan man, you WANT to listen this album from that title alone. Sample lyric on the opening joint “Nuclear war“: You can kiss your ass goodbye/ farewell. The mighty Sun-Ra and his Arkestra, future!