Luambo Makiadi Franco

Kita – Mata – Bloqué Boloke Josky Kiambukuta Lyrics in Lingala and English Translation

https://twitter.com/LingalaSchool Kita – Mata – Bloqué Boloke Josky Kiambukuta Lyrics in Lingala and English Translation Luambo Makiadi Franco TPOK JAZZ Attention! Attachez vos ceintures. On decole. (Careful! Fasten your sit belt. We are taking off.) Chorus Pasi ya bolingo ezalaka nde somo (Pain associated with a relationship is scary) Moto soki olingi ye alingi se […]

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Ngungi by Tabu Ley and Luambo Makiadi Franco Lyrics Paroles English Translation and Meaning

Ngungi by Tabu Ley and Luambo Makiadi Franco Lyrics Paroles English Translation and Meaning https://twitter.com/LingalaSchool The lingala word ngungi means fly in english, but here in this song it means gossipers. The song tells the story of how gossiper annoy people. Translation of the intro Nazoki molangi eh (I am wounded by a glass) Nga […]

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Massu Jolie Detta feat Luambo Makiadi Franco is about what?

Massu Jolie Detta feat Luambo Makiadi Franco is about what? https://twitter.com/LingalaSchool Massu by Jolie Detta when she was in OK Jazz is a very straight forward song. It is about friendship. Three friends used to spend time together They knew about each others problems. Because of gossips, they ended up separating. Here is a list […]

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Mandola by Djo Mpoyi, written by Lutumba Simaro is about?

Mandola by Djo Mpoyi, written by Lutumba Simaro is about? https://twitter.com/LingalaSchool Mandola is an inspirational song. The song discourages people from expecting from others. The key message is that rich people spend only when they can gain attention. For example, spending on someone who is ill is less attractive than giving a big contribution when […]

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Lettre a Monsieur Le Directeur by Luambo Makiadi Franco and Tabu Ley Rochereau is about

Lettre a Monsieur Le Directeur by Luambo Makiadi Franco and Tabu Ley Rochereau is about? https://twitter.com/LingalaSchool Lettre a Monsieur Le Directeur was released in Kinshasa. It is a song that Franco made after reestablishing his friendship with Mobutu. Franco faced so many ligal issues while he was alive. Ya Biso Candidat was released while Franco […]

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Reviews of songs by Franco Luambo Makiadi and OK Jazz

1) Franco Luambo Makiadi’s Princesse Kikou This song is about a princess who was hated by many. Kikou was not just a princess; she was also an over confident woman. She says that her presence intimidates. On top of that, she says that her clothes fit well in her, and everybody is puzzled when she […]

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6 Duos in Congolese Music

https://twitter.com/LingalaSchool 1) Franco Luambo Makiadi and Madilu System’s Non Libala Madilu joined Ok Jazz in 1980. He was introduced to Franco by Ntesa Dalienst. At the time when they recorded Non Libala, Madilu was newly recruited. His intention was to leave Franco & OK Jazz in Brussels, where the song was recorded, and go live […]

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Alimatou by Franco Luambo Makiadi is about what?

What is the song Alimatou by Franco Luambo Makiadi from ok jazz about? Franco was told by friends that Alimatou doesn’t leave home. She is waiting for her husband, who has been away for a long time, to come back. He is sending money but he is not physically coming back. This song is Franco’s […]

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Les Rumeurs by Luambo Makiadi Franco is about what?

What is Les Rumeurs by Luambo Makiadi Franco is about? https://twitter.com/LingalaSchool This song is about what goes on behind the scene when you are living in the spotlight. People watch everything that you do. They don’t stop there; they also add speculations. Here are some of those speculations about Franco: Chorus Mboka epanzani sango eh […]

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