Around The Tree is the official podcast of Lisanga Vibes : a cultural podcast which explores Africa and its history, connecting the diaspora to its continent. Various themes will be discussed ranging from music, art and literature to food and customs ! Join us to sit #aroundthetree and enjoy this beautiful journey. Have a safe trip on Lisanga Airlines. Fore more info, you can find us on www.lisangavibes.com
#3 - Onè, Respè, Libète ! Let's go back to 1804
21:081804 is a key date in the chronology of African History. This episode will be discussing this important period in recent history and take you on a journey to Haiti. Please enjoy this episode with us and for more information you can find us on www.lisangavibes.com
#2 - So, What Is 'Kwanzaa' ?
21:44Kwanzaa is a famous cultural celebration which occurs every year in December. This episode will walk you through its principles and significance to the African community as we are just about to start the 2020 celebration ! Happy Kwanzaa to you ! Please enjoy this episode with us and for more information you can find us on www.lisangavibes.com -
# 1 - Papa Wemba, the King of Rumba
38:46Papa Wemba is a famous Congolese singer who is also known as the King of Rumba. Having started his career in the late 60s with the band Zaïko Langa Langa, his life journey is an incredible history book to learn more about African music and Congo's history. Papa Wemba transitioned to the ancestors in April 2016 but today we want to celebrate his legacy as well as Congo's 60th Independence Day ! Please enjoy this episode with us and for more information you can find us on www.lisangavibes.com
Welcome to Around The Tree !
1:06Welcome to Around The Tree ! You have embarked on a journey with Lisanga Airlines, so fasten your seat-belts as we are about to take off ! Have a safe journey.