Dizzy Mandjeku & Odemba OK Allstars (Democratic Republic of Congo)
Sunday 18th June
Led and conducted by guitarist and living legend Dizzy Mandjeku, former member of Franco’s OK Jazz, the magnificent 12-piece Odemba OK Allstars are the original exponents of smooth big band ‘Franco style’ Congolese Rumba. Other greats in the All-Star line up include Malage De Lugendo, Nana and Baniel, Dele Pedro, and veteran Seigneur Lokombe; all legends in their own right.
Gaining huge popularity during the 60s and 70s, Odemba embody a timeless quality that keeps them relevant and engaging to this day. After first gracing the Oyé stage back in 2007.
Odemba are an unmissable act guaranteed to get you dancing.