Saturday, July 12, 2008
Lokassa Ya M'Bongo is a excellent rhythm guitarist and he is almost 60. He has a title of 7 albums? He was a member of Soukous Stars and founder, also a member of Tabu Ley's Afrisa International, and Sam Mangwana's African All Stars. He was one of highest session rhythm guitarist. He played on more than 100 sessions.
The first video is Marie Jose which was released in 1986; originally Ballou Canta sanged but he is lip singing it. You can see Yondo Sister singing and dancing in the background. She did some background singing in the 80's, she also appeared in Kanda Bongo Man's Malinga-JT album.
Here's what Damien Aziwa looks now from back in days. He really aged during the years. Great guitar by Dally Kimoko.
This album contains great vocals by Solo Sita himself, Excellent solo guitar and rhythm guitar by Nene Tchakou and Awesome Bass by Ngouma Lokito who's one of the best bassist from congo.