John Low East Africa Collection
Hamba Hamba Twist
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Shinyalu market, near Kakamega, Kenya
Mugodo, Bernard (singer, male), Mugodo, Jim Lasco (guitar / singer, male)
Item notes: Song content: a man who loses his girl to the 'twist' - which she dances all the time (this style influenced by South African 'kwela' or 'rock-n-roll' styles). Performer notes: The performers probably belong to the Luhya [Luyia] culture group (Sukha or Idakho).