Congolese Rhumba Band Launches New Album

The Zimbabwe-based Congolese Rhumba group, Diamond Musica, has released an eight-track album titled 'Amai'.


  • Zimbabwe:   All Set for Diamond Album Launch

    The Herald, 13 November 2013

    TOP rhumba group Diamond Musica will tonight launch their new album "Amai" at Jazz 105. The eight-track album features Orchestra Dendera Kings frontman Suluman Chimbetu on the… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Diamond Musica to Launch New Album

    The Herald, 7 November 2013

    Top rhumba outfit Diamond Musica are due to release their long-awaited album on November 13 at the ZimCafe in Harare. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Diamond Musica to Perform at Jazz 105

    The Herald, 6 September 2013

    Rhumba outfit Diamond Musica has lined up a show tonight at Harare's premeir joint Jazz 105 to welcome back one of its founding members Shaka Zulu.Shaka Zulu is the group"s lead… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Rhumba Fans in for a Treat This Saturday

    The Herald, 25 April 2013

    Las Vegas Sports Café in Mufakose will this Saturday burst into life as local rhumba outfits descend on the venue for top-notch performances. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Diamond Musica's Shaka Returns

    The Herald, 8 February 2013

    One of the founding members of the famed Diamond Musica, Angayi Doli, more popularly known as Shaka has made a welcome return to Zimbabwe to renew his romance with the rhumba… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Diamond Musica Resumes Shows

    The Herald, 25 January 2013

    Rhumba group Diamond Musica (The New Image) resumes shows this weekend starting off with a gig at Roots of Africa tonight and another at Club Aok in Domboshawa tomorrow night.… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Diamond Musica to Set Red Fox Hotel Alight

    The Herald, 31 December 2012

    Rhumba group Diamond Musica is billed to perform tonight at Red Fox Hotel followed by another show at Chez Ntemba tomorrow. The fiery outfit, who has been holding shows every week… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Diamond Musica Bounces Back

    The Herald, 20 September 2012

    It seems that after a period where rhumba music had somewhat lost its appeal among Zimbabwean fans, the all-new Diamond Musica has resurfaced fronted by Pitshou Lumiere. The… Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Former Diamond Musica Leader Back With New Outfit

    The Herald, 20 February 2008

    PITSHOU Lumiere, the former Diamond Musica leader who had relocated to South Africa is back in Zimbabwe with his new outfit -- Rhumba la Musica. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Splits Costly for Diamond Musica

    The Herald, 3 October 2007

    THE Congolese rhumba group Diamond Musica died a little each time the outfit released a new album. Read more »