Makoma – band from the Democratic Republic of Congo

Makoma is an award-winning Christian, pop, R&B and dance music group originating from Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo (formerly Zaire) and established in the Netherlands.

They mainly sing in Lingala and in English, but at times also in French, Dutch and German.

Lead singer Nathalie Makoma left the group in 2004 and has her solo career after ending as runner-up during the Dutch Idols 4 in 2007-2008.

If you’d like to know a bit more about the band and Nathalie’s biography, check out this link:

Want to know how the band members look like and what their music sounds like? Click on the below picture and 3 videos (the music for the second video starts at 1 minute).


3 thoughts on “Makoma – band from the Democratic Republic of Congo

  1. rushaywrites says:

    Nice i love it,i just came back from a symposium in Germany on Hip Hop and Political Empowerment was lovely to see how all spheres of hip hop is taken serious in a academic setting.

    • Emeline says:

      Cool, i have to admit i don’t know how Germans are in relation to dance, even though i have been few times to Germany. Glad they take it seriously.

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