The five music genres in Tanzania, as defined by BASATA are, ngoma, dansi, kwaya, and taarab, with bongo flava being added in 2001, Explore Nyimbo Mpya extensive collection of genres.

Bongo Flava

Explore the vibrant soundscape of Bongo Flava with Nyimbo Mpya. Discover the latest hits from your favorite artists, including Diamond Platnumz, Alikiba, Nandy, and Rayvanny.

E News

Stay up-to-date on the latest Enews, learn new things, and be entertained. Nyimbo Mpya offers a wide variety of E News and podcasts from a variety of sources, including Tanzania and East Africa.


Kenyan music is diverse and includes many types of folk music, hip hop, reggae, soul, and more, stream and download Kenyan music here.

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Dive into a vibrant world of sounds and music with Nyimbo Mpya, your one-stop destination for the freshest world and East African music. Explore a diverse range of genres here.


Nigerian music is a fusion of traditional African music with modern pop and R&B music. It’s characterized by frequent jams, abundant percussion, and the use of brass. Stream and download Naija songs here.

Nyimbo za Dini

Nyimbo za Dini is your destination for gospel music, with a vast library of songs from Tanzania, it is easy to find the perfect music to uplift your spirit and strengthen your faith.


Qaswida Music or Nyimbo za Kaswida is a type of music that originated in the southern Arabian peninsula, specifically Oman and Yemen. The word “qaswida” is known throughout Islam.


Immerse yourself in the captivating sounds of Singeli, a vibrant genre of Tanzanian music. Explore our curated collection of the Nyimbo Mpya za Singeli releases from your favorite artists.


Taarab is a music genre popular in Tanzania and Kenya. It is influenced by the musical traditions of the African Great Lakes, North Africa, the Middle East, and the Indian subcontinent.