Jahazi Modern Taarab is a Taarab group from Tanzania. Taarab is a genre of music that originated in Zanzibar in the 19th century. It is a fusion of Arabic, Swahili, and Indian music. Jahazi Modern Taarab is known for their innovative and modern take on Taarab music.
The song “Kijiba” is one of Jahazi Modern Taarab’s most popular songs. It is a love song about a man who is longing for his lover. The song is sung in Swahili and features traditional Taarab instruments such as the oud, the qanun, and the darbuka.
Kijiba is a beautiful and moving song that has been praised for its catchy melody and soulful lyrics. It is a must-listen for any fan of Taarab music.
Jahazi Modern Taarab have released several other popular songs, including “Mpenzi”, “Haya Nifuate”, and “Nakupenda”. They have also toured internationally and performed at major festivals such as the WOMAD festival and the Sauti za Busara festival.
Jahazi Modern Taarab is one of the most popular and respected Taarab groups in Tanzania. They are known for their innovative music and their dedication to preserving and promoting Taarab culture.
Download Audio Mp3 | Jahazi Modern Taarab – Kijiba