“Alikiba – Umenyimwa” is a Swahili song by Alikiba, a Tanzanian singer, songwriter, and actor. Umenyimwa hata tabia mbaya, Umenyimwa mpaka figure mbaya, Umenyimwa hata sura mbaya, Oh girl on fire.
Alikiba a Tanzanian musician, singer, and songwriter. He is one of the most popular and successful artists in East Africa and has gained international recognition for his contributions to the Bongo Flava genre.
He was born on November 26, 1986, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. He started his music career in the early 2000s and rose to prominence with his debut album, “Cinderella,” released in 2008. The album spawned hit songs like “Cinderella” and “Nakshi Mrembo.”
Throughout his career, Alikiba has released several successful albums, including “Ali K 4 Real” (2009), “Cheedah Chitembele” (2012), and “Mwana” (2014).
Alikiba’s discography includes numerous popular songs, some of which have become anthems in East Africa. Some of his notable tracks include “Mwana,” “Chekecha Cheketua,” “Seduce Me,” “Aje,” “Dodo,” and “Mediocre.”
He is known for his versatile style, blending various musical influences such as Bongo Flava, R&B, Afrobeat, and traditional Tanzanian sounds.
Apart from his music career, Alikiba has also ventured into acting and entrepreneurship. He has appeared in several Tanzanian films and has business ventures in the fashion and beverage industries.