Bongo Flava is the name given to Tanzanian Hip Hop.
It can be likened to the famous American hip hop, however, with little modifications that include Afrobeat, Reggae, Dancehall along with other traditional genres such as Dansi and Taarab to express its uniqueness.
Check out some of the top Bongo artist in Tanzania along with some of the songs that brought them to unavoidable limelight…
Diamond Platnumz, Born Nasibu Abdul Juma is the current icon of Bongo music. He has won numerous awards since his first single in 2009. His track, Number One which was released in 2015, won the East Africa Superhit Award.