Bongo Maffin is a South African kwaito music group formed in Johannesburg in 1996. They released their first studio album, The Concerto, in 1998, followed by Bongolution and New Construction. Lead singer Thandiswa Mazwai published her debut solo album, Zabalaza, in 2006.
Bongo Maffin is a South African Kwaito/ Afro Pop group. The four members that have been part of the group are Jah Seed, Stone, Thandiswa Mazwai and Speedy. Some Background The story goes that Zimbabwean born musician and DJ Zah Seed formed Bongo Maffin shortly after …
Bongo Maffin formed in 1996, starting as a project of South African deejay Oscar. Appleseed was born and raised in Zimbabwe but brings a distinct shona and reggae flavour to the group’s music.
Bongo Maffin. Appleseed, one of the band members, was born and raised in Zimbabwe, and brings a distinct reggae flavor to the group’s music. Another member, Stoan, began his musical career as a singer for the kwaito band Thebe, while Thandiswa (or Red as she if often called), joined in 1997 after working with them as a backup singer
A dance-inspiring mix of South African kwaito, house, techno, rap, hip-hop, and reggae has brought Bongo Maffin to the upper echelon of African music. The recipients of a South African Music Award as Best Kwaito Band, in 1999, they were named “Best African Group” at the KORA All-African Award ceremonies in 2001.
Stoan Seate confirmed that he and other members of iconic kwaito group Bongo Maffin are in discussions over a reunion, the details of which will be communicated as soon as they are available.
The Multi-award winning group has one member who has great roots in Zimbabwe. Jah Seed born Anesu Mupemi in Mbare in 1973, is definitely the influence behind Bongo Maffin’s cross cultural reach.
Popular South African afro pop group, Bongo Maffin, is heading to Harare for a performance slated for November 2. Chengetai Murimwa. One of the group members, Stoan Seate, posted on his micro blogging site twitter that he can’t wait to perform in Harare.
Dec 09, 2010 · Bongo Maffin formed in 1996, starting as a project of South African deejay Oscar. Appleseed, one of the band members, was born and raised in Zimbabwe, and brings a distinct reggae flavor to the
Back to Artist A-Z A-Z Popup Print version. Bongo Maffin closed 2003 with a rave performance at the 46664: Give One Minute of Your Life to AIDS Concert at Cape Town’s Green Point Stadium, together with a host of South African and international stars such as …