(Folk song from Zambia, Bemba people)

Mayo nafwa, Mayo nafwa namatenge
Tumubike kwi? Tumubike kwi? Namatenge
Nako ku mulu, Nako ku mulu namatenge
Napo panshi, Napo panshi namatenge
Pali nyelele, Pali nyelele namatenge
Nanden da yila namatenge
Nanden da yila namatenge

Translation unknown

See also

  • Country: Zambia
  • Meter: mixed
  • Scale: pentatonic
  • Tones: drmsl
  • Source: The Musical Classroom: Backgrounds, Models and Skills for Elementary Teaching,Hackett, Lindeman, Prentice Hall, Inc. 1979


  • Song with chords (PDF)
  • MIDI file
  • Listen to the song

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