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Zambian music has been on the rise, with talented artists creating exceptional albums that have captured the attention of music fans across Zambia and beyond. In 2022, several musicians released albums that received great praise and recognition. In this blog post, we’ll highlight the top Zambian albums of 2022, starting with the highly-acclaimed “Olijaba” by Macky 2.
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Not listed in any particular order
1.Olijaba by Macky 2
Macky 2, a renowned Zambian musician, dropped his highly-anticipated album “Olijaba” in 2022. This album boasts twelve tracks that showcase Macky 2‘s impressive range and lyrical talent. Fans eagerly awaited the release of “Olijaba,” and it has received widespread positive reviews for its catchy tunes, thought-provoking lyrics, and polished production. The tracks “Family over everything” featuring Chef and Towela Kaira and “Teti Ndabe” featuring Yo Maps from Nexus Music have both become chart-toppers. “Olijaba” is widely regarded as one of the best albums of the year, solidifying Macky 2’s position as a top Zambian artist.
2. Zambia izavina by Chanda Na Kay
In 2022, music duo Chanda Na Kay put out their album “Zambia Izavina,” showcasing their unique blend of Afro-pop, dancehall, and R&B. With its energetic tracks, memorable choruses, and polished production, the album has received great reception from listeners, solidifying Chanda Na Kay‘s status as one of Zambia’s premier music acts. With over 13 million streams on Boomplay, “Zambia Izavina” has become a hit. From the popular “Lewa” to the hit single “Ninebo,” this album is a must-listen for anyone who enjoys Zambian music.
3. God Family Music by Daev Zambia
The year 2022 saw the release of “God Family Music,” a posthumous album from the late Daev Zambia, who was signed to XYZ Entertainments. This album serves as a celebration of the talented artist’s musical legacy, featuring a range of emotional ballads, energetic tracks, and thought-provoking lyrics. Daev Zambia‘s versatility as a musician is on full display throughout the album, from the touching “Nipempela” to the popular “Never Been Easy.” “God Family Music” is a fitting tribute to the lasting impact that Daev Zambia has had on Zambian music.
4. Gheto to Mayadi by Dizmo
Dizmo, an artist signed to Apa Ili So Entertainment, dropped “Gheto to Mayadi” in 2022, an album that has quickly become a fan favorite. With its heavy beats, powerful lyrics, and raw energy, “Gheto to Mayadi” showcases Dizmo’s skills as a rapper and his ability to connect with audiences. From the anthemic “Greatest” to the hit single “I deserve it,” the album is packed with tracks that are sure to get audiences moving.
In conclusion, 2022 was a standout year for Zambian music, with several musicians delivering albums that have captured the hearts of audiences. Whether you’re a fan of hip-hop, gospel, R&B, or Afro-pop, there’s something for everyone on this list of the best Zambian albums of 2022. So, be sure to check out these albums and discover the sounds of Zambia’s thriving music scene.
Top 20 Zambian Songs.
|1||Chef 187 – Pettyson Daka||Download|
|2||Triple M – Baoyo Mp3 (ft. Drifta Trek & Nacci Lp)||Download|
|3||King Illest ft. Y Celeb – Tatupi Faki Swebo||Download|
|4||4 NA 5 – Banina Abo||Download|
|5||Chuzhe Int ft Jay Rox – Monalisa||Download|
|6||Yo Maps – Kale Wemunandi||Download|
|7||Xaven – Confidence||Download|
|8||Vinchenzo Ft Slapdee – Machimo||Download|
|9||Dj Mzenga Man – 2022 End Of Year Cypher||Download|
|10||Triple M Ft Xaven – Tukafwaya Bambi||Download|
|11||Chile One – I Love You||Download|
|12||Macky – 2 – One man cypher||Download|
|13||Aqualaskin – Lingo (Munkoyo)||Download|
|14||Aqualaskin – Ukunen’ga Ft James Sakala||Download|
|15||Aqualaskin – Sate Sauzande Bae||Download|
|16||T – Sean & Kekero – Embe Album||Download|
|17||Kiss B Sai Baba ft. Muzo Aka Alphonso – Walambebusha||Download|
|18||Y Celeb Ft. Super Kena – Fearless Freestyle||Download|
|19||Y Celeb Ft Xaven x Super Kena – Nkolwe||Download|
|20||Dope Boys – Alengolola Ft. Chef 187||Download|