Welcome to “Bongo Fleva,” your daily rendezvous with the vibrant world of Tanzanian music, airing from Monday to Saturday, 2 pm to 4 pm.
“Bongo Fleva” is not just a radio program; it’s a celebration of Tanzanian music’s unique blend of influences. The genre emerged in the 1990s, drawing inspiration from American hip-hop and traditional Tanzanian styles like taarab and dansi, with a touch of reggae, R&B, and afrobeats. This fusion has given birth to a distinctive style of music that represents the heartbeat of Tanzanian culture.
Whether you’re a fan of Bongo Fleva, keen to explore the dynamic sounds of Tanzanian music, or simply want to groove to the rhythms of this remarkable genre, our program is the perfect way to spend your afternoons. We’re here to bring you the latest hits and timeless classics that define Bongo Fleva’s unique musical landscape.
And for those unable to tune in live, “Bongo Fleva” is also available online, ensuring you can immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Tanzanian music at your convenience, anytime and anywhere. Join us from Monday to Saturday, 2 pm to 4 pm, and let “Bongo Fleva” be your gateway to the soulful sounds of Tanzanian music.