Janka Nabay

Janka Nabay

Janka Nabay

A pioneer from Sierra Leone, for music was Janka Nabay.  How he was a pioneer was by showing a way for young Africans to make great music, and also one of the first people who popularized Bubu, which is one the biggest genre in Sierra Leone.  Janka started his music career at the age of 16, then became famous receiving the nickname “the Bubu King”.   Some hits that he made where was“Dance to the Bubu,” “Lek U Culture,” and “Sabanoh.” He played in some of the biggest venues in Sierra Leone and featured with many different musicians in various combinations, many hailing from all over the world.
1964-2018
Source: http://jankanabay.com/