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Genre: zilizopendwa

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Parent Genre: World/Traditional

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Zilizopendwa is a popular music genre in East Africa that emerged in the 1960s and 70s. It is characterized by a fusion of African rhythms, jazz, and soul music. The genre's lyrics often address social and political issues, as well as love and relationships. Zilizopendwa's sound is upbeat and danceable, with prominent use of guitar, horns, and percussion. The genre has produced many influential artists who have contributed to its popularity across the continent.


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List of zilizopendwa artists

Here is a list of zilizopendwa artists on Spotify, ranked based on popularity, who exemplifies the zilizopendwa genre. You can find out what zilizopendwa genre sounds like where you can preview artists or sort them the way you want, just click the headers to sort.

#namepopularityfollowers
1 51 368204
2 40 125325
3 39 95719
4 31 42189
5 33 42483
6 34 61927
7 33 18802
8 33 25364
9 16 8916
10 17 20431
11 30 24638
12 28 35324
13 44 208599
14 16 8026
15 27 7280
16 12 610
17 24 29227
18 9 4446
19 22 19929
20 18 3691
21 14 1073
22 13 1397
23 20 20264
24 28 4107
25 16 14143
26 24 17344
27 12 2596
28 6 706
29 25 3748
30 9 2696
31 19 12094
32 19 3713
33 6 932
34 19 4956
35 6 380
36 5 204
37 18 363
38 17 1081
39 14 5007
40 3 623
41 12 3258
42 12 1344
43 11 2261
44 10 1428
45 10 4390
46 10 477
47 5 1125
48 5 59
49 7 2089
50 8 2005
51 7 1004
52 3 205
53 5 488
54 4 287
55 2 708
56 4 445
57 4 3573
58 4 125
59 4 174
60 4 3387
61 3 1182
62 3 377
63 3 2064
64 2 1487
65 2 1941
66 2 89
67 1 31
68 1 1507
69 1 40
70 1 137
71 1 29
72 1 448

zilizopendwa playlist created by Chosic

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