Music has played a considerable part in the history of all the countries, music has helped a unique culture in every country, and the music has adapted to every countries tradition. Angola is no different from the rest of the world; the music has given rise to a unique style of artists and songs which have a special place in the heart of the Angolans .these singers have a special part in the society and have an integral role in shaping the next generation of Angolans.
Let’s discuss some of the best singers in Angola and about their achievements
Born in 1943, he was one of the most influential artists from Angola; he was a huge supporter of independence. He was exiled from Angola by the Portuguese during the 1970s, and it was during this time he launched his first album named Angola 72. He was a great athlete and also he had launched 30 albums in his name.
- Waldemar Bastos
Born in 1954, Bastos has a special mix of music, which is a combination of different styles. He was a member of many bands during his early days and learned different styles, he migrated to Portugal to escape the civil war at the age of 28 and stayed there, but he had his influence in Angola and its people with his songs.
- Paulo Flores
Born in 1972, he is one of the celebrated Angolan singers of the past and present . he the only singer to have made his music based on the traditional samba style, he sings mostly about the war age and the moral of the country and its people. He has 12 unique albums to his name and many other singles.
- Buraka som Sistema
This is a band founded in 2006; this band is lead by five members. They have a unique mix of electronic music with traditional beats. They are based in Portugal but are celebrated by the Angolans as their band and have influenced them to have a great and unique life. They have also mixed a lot of different types of music with their traditional Angolan music to create their special music and spread it among Angolan citizens.
- Anselmo Ralph
Born in 1981. He is a former member of an alternative rock band based inNew York, he used the skills he gained from new York to start his career as a solo artist and invented his new styles which were widely accepted by his country people, in 2006 he launched his debut album named “love stories “. He was also elected as the best African artist in 2006. He was also the first Angolan artist to be featured by coca-cola in 2012.
- Don kikas
Born in 1974, Don Kikas wrote his first song when he was 8 with the help of his mother. He also attended a lot of concerts during his early age and would always be victorious. He migrated to Portugal during an early age with his parents. By the age of 18, he had started singing in nightclubs and had gained a lot of attractions. By 1994 he was invited to record his debut album named “sexy baby” which was launched in 1995. By 1997 he had launched his second album. Many of his songs were rated number 1 by the Angolan national radio. He had launched six different albums including one with major artists and others.
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Here are the top 10 music & songs from Angola
- Anselmo Ralph
Anselmo Ralph Is composed by C4 Pedro – Pra Cuiar Mais
This has been one of the best songs in Angola and had a massive hit since its launch
Anselmo Ralph was released on 08/06/2019 and had gained 1.2 million views on YouTube
The youtube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B7pEZHEGmx4
- Céu Azul / Flexin
Céu Azul / FlexinIs composed by Apollo G
This was the second song have this spot for a long time
Céu Azul / Flexin was released on 30/06/2019 and had gained 526.7 thousand views on YouTube
The YouTube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cWmKfmvnyos
- Tempo Antigo
Tempo Antigo is composed by Apollo G
This is the third most popular song in Angola and has stayed this way for more than six months
Tempo Antigo was released on 21/04/2018 and had a whopping 12.8 million views.
The youtube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CdwpnmYQ9X8
- Vale miles
Vale miles is composed by yobass
This is the fourth most popular song in Angola; this is a surprise for all since it has been only a week since this has been released
Vale milhoeswas released on 12/07/2019 and had a whopping 88.6 thousand views.
The youtube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CDQC01eWjRA
- I Love You
I Love You is composed by Adi Cudz and Bruna Tatiana
This is the fifth most popular song in Angola; this song has taken this spot since its release and never left it even once.
I Love You released on 18/06/2019 and had a whopping 421.9 thousand views.
The YouTube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GXEhDBZTVr0
- Que Nada Nos Separe
Que Nada Nos Separeis composed by Adi Cudz and Bruna Tatiana
This is the sixth popular song in Angola; this song has taken this spot since its release
Que Nada Nos Separe released on 15/10/2018 and had a whopping 5.3 million views.
The YouTube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBN_6vtziKI
Destino composed by Anna Joyce
This is the seventh popular song in Angola; this song has taken this spot since its release
Destino released on 28/12/2018 and had a whopping 3.6 million views.
The YouTube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0kh4igO6ixY
- Fica Só
Fica Só composed by Duda & Landrick
This is the eight popular songs in Angola; this song has taken this spot since its release
Fica Só released on 07/03/2019 and had a whopping 1.2 million views.
The YouTube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HmPsWy9DLFY
Distância composed by Landrick
This is the ninth popular song in Angola; this song has taken this spot since its release
Distância released on 03/01/2019 and had a whopping 3.3 million views.
The YouTube link can be found here: – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hWL7AS7keG4
- Se Eu Soubesse
Se Eu Soubesse composed by C4 Pedro
This is the tenth popular song in Angola; this song has taken this spot since its release
Se Eu Soubesse released on 13/04/2019 and had a whopping 1.4 million views.
The YouTube link can be found here:- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nkfXxiZHJZQ