“Mbalamwezi” is a popular song by Kontawa Ft Jay Melody, a Tanzanian musicians. The song was released in 2023 and gained significant popularity in Tanzania and other East African countries.
The song has a catchy Afro-pop sound and heartfelt lyrics, often associated with Kontawa‘s style. It showcases his smooth vocals and incorporates elements of Bongo Flava, a genre of Tanzanian music that fuses hip-hop, R&B, and traditional African rhythms.
However, “Mbalamwezi” is a Swahili word that refers to the moon. It is a love song you can just dedicate to someone you love. Kontawa and Jay Melody are dividing the year 2023 with this impressive tune.
The song lyrics goes like;
Niseme kweli, sijielewi
Raha za hii sayari, ndo zinanichanganya mii
Haya mapenzi, ibaki herii
Kukuachia siwezi, nishakuweka moyoni
Unang’ara kama mbalamwezi
Hata nikilala nakuota mupenzi
Baby si unajua kukuachia siwezi
Yaani unang’ara kama mbalamwezi.