Orchestre Les Thu Zahina

Orchestre Les Thu Zahina

Profile:
Band founded in 1967 by students in Kinshasa.
This band is known for adding of groovy and funky elements in Congolese rumba : " Soukous " style was born.

Vocalists :
Denis Bonyeme (1967-1974)
Bruno Bonyeme (1967-1973)
Dezzy Bokanga (1967-1972)
Abeli Kelly (1968-1973)
Biluala Hendryx (1968-1973)
Franck Muntuana (1968-1974)
"Juslin" Ghislain Makanga (1969-1972)
Eddie KASSES (1969-1971)
Dieudonné MOTO « James » (1969-1971)
MANDALA (1970-1972)
Soulemane MAKITU (1970-1974)

Guitarists :
Olivier TSHOMBA « Sawa » (1967-1968) Solo
Bona NDEBO (1967-1968) Bass
Robot TUMBA (1967-1973) Rythmic
Gérard « Gégé » YOKA MANGAYA (1968-1974) Bass
Niaou Roxy Tshimpaka / solo (1968-1972)
Thierry Mantuika / solo / (1972-1974)
BISELENGE (1972-1974) Rythmic
Goby SONGOLO (1972-1974)

Drums :
Zicozaco ESSABE (1967-1974)

Percussions [Congas] :
Rathos TUMBA (1967-1968)
Bayard MUKUNA (1968-1974)
Feros MULUMBA (1971-1974)

Keyboards :
Crusoë MENGI (1969-1973)

Horns :
Deyesse EMPOMPO LOWAY [Collaboration in 1969 & 1971] Sax
Rubens KUNSITA [Collaboration in 1969 & 1971] Sax
LODDAK (1971-1973) Sax
SENOE (1971-1973) Sax
INDOU (1971-1973) Trumpet
BOLIDE (1971-1972) Trumpet
Bavick NSABAKA (1971-1973) Trumpet
Members:
Variations:
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Orchestre Les Thu Zahina Discography Tracks

Singles & EPs

Orchestre Les Thu Zahina Ba Patrons Na Ba Mbongo / Patty (Single) Editions Populaires France 1970 Sell This Version
51.088 B Bruno* & Les Thu-Zahina* / Juslin* Et Les Thu-Zahina* Bruno* & Les Thu-Zahina* / Juslin* Et Les Thu-Zahina* - Komela Mbondo Mpo Muasi Te / Sanga Mbele Mbele(7", Single, RE) Fiesta (7) 51.088 B France 1970 Sell This Version
51.097 B Orchestre Thu-Zahina* Bolingo Ya 69 / Muana Ya Mama Otoke(7", Single, RE) Fiesta (7) 51.097 B France 1970 Sell This Version
90.783 Orchestre Les Thu Zahina Hozana / Mupenzy Wangu Youyou(7", Single, RE) African 90.783 France 1974 Sell This Version
VV-229 Orch. Thu-Zahina* Tika Kolela(7") Editions Veve VV-229 Zaire 1977 Sell This Version
TZU-4 Orchestre Thu-Zahina* Princecia / Zozo II(7", Single) Thu-Zahina Universel TZU-4 Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

2C 064-15.981 Orchestre Thu-Zahina* Orchestre Thu-Zahina(LP, Comp) Pathé 2C 064-15.981 France 1977 Sell This Version
CD 36576 Le Thu-Zaïna* De Denis*, Bruno*, Kelly*, Roxy* Le Thu-Zaïna* De Denis*, Bruno*, Kelly*, Roxy* - Ba Patrons Na Ba Mbongo (1970/1971)(CD, Comp) African, Sonodisc CD 36576 France 1997 Sell This Version

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