By Chisomo Phiri
The Malawi’s rising producer-DJ sensation
Chmba real name Ellen Chilemba has dropped a new Extended Playlist “Okongola Caucus”.
The EP delves into the various facets of love, exploring themes of romance, parental bonds, desire, distance, freedom, and barriers.
Each track within the EP offers a unique perspective, with “Okongola” immersing listeners in the depths of desire, “Patali” serving as a heartfelt plea to break down personal boundaries, “Nitemwe” acting as a poignant reminder of a parent’s eternal love, “Dzuwa” becoming a heartfelt confession of deep affection, and “Gusta” radiating flirtatious joy found in romantic connections.
The EP expertly fuses afro-centric sounds and genres with electronic and house elements, resulting in a mesmerizing new form of sonic beauty.
Chmba now signed to Platoon, her talent and music are set to reach even greater audiences around the world and Platoon’s commitment to nurturing artists and their creative visions aligns perfectly with Chmba’s artistic pursuits, making this partnership a match made in musical heaven.
As she continues to blaze her trail, her accomplishments speak volumes.
From Forbes’ Africa 30 Under 30 to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Goalkeeper, the Malawi’s female artist has garnered the attention and support of influential organizations and individuals worldwide.
“Don’t miss your chance to experience the unparalleled talent and infectious beats of mine.
“Join me on my musical journey as I move and grooves my way into the hearts of music lovers everywhere,” she said.
The artist said, the new EP which is being distributed locally by Malawian distribution company, Newwave Group,will be available on all streaming platforms and radio: https://linktr.ee/Chmba.
From the tender age of 7, Chmba has been immersed in the world of music, tearing apart family cassettes to create the funkiest mixes that seamlessly blend afro sounds, future beats, and electronic and house grooves. Chmba’s undeniable talent and unique style recently earned her the prestigious title of the 2020 Beat-Making Champion by Beatz by Girls.
Not only has Chmba’s electrifying performances graced A-List celebrity private parties, festivals, clubs, and corporate events worldwide, but she has also shared the stage with legendary artists like Angelique Kidjo.
From Davos, Switzerland to being honoured as the Woman of the Year by Glamour Magazine, Chmba has solidified her place as a force to be reckoned with in the music industry.