The Very Best from album Alieh by Achu Normad, Album Right Perspective by Wazih and Album Kineyo by Pijenda
Music from the grassland region of Cameroon is uniquely rhythmic, mostly in 3/4 time signature. Among these genres are: Njang, Mbaghalum, Mbaya, Asamba, Bikutsi and Makossa . At Akumba Music, we seek to merge these styles with Jazz, latin Jazz, pop and other world music genres.
Our Record Label and production house constitutes a team of like-minded musicians and sound engineers who collaboratively work towards the goal of blending grassland rhythms from Northwest Cameroon with jazz and other world genres.
Posted on June 6, 2017
“In early 2014, I met Pijenda at a musical concert in the Ndawara Tea estate in Bamenda. We Immediately clicked and as we talked, we realized how similar our goals were and how synchronized our ideas and objectives for Afro Jazz music were. we will go on to build a strong brotherhood where we worked […]
Posted on May 31, 2017
Akumba Music brings you Kineyo, the debut Album of Pijenda. This is Afro Jazz and Jazz Fusion at it’s best from the North West Region of Cameroon. This Artist, nicknamed “The Humming Bird”, blends his smooth and Uniquely Beautiful voice with a Soprano Sax and Cameroonian-Style Rhythm guitar playing. The whole band Plays with […]
Posted on May 25, 2017
The Album Right Perspective by Wazih is a dream given form by merging Afro Urban grooves with jazz yielding a uniquely pleasant mix. The album is currently Available on Akumba Music Store, Apple music, Amazon, Spotify and All other digital music distributors online.
Posted on May 24, 2017
Akumba Music currently recording one of it’s super talents Pijenda, the Album Kineyo of Jazz Fusion and World Genre is highly melodic, characterized by Pijenda’s beautiful humming voice, Awesome Guitar and Sax Playing. Release date is June 04, 2017.
Our Music is Available for Licensing in Movies, TV Shows and Documentaries. Also, our artist are pretty much available for gigs and will readily tour in Africa, Europe, America and Asia. If you would love to have any of these amazing musicians at your show or festival, contact our management team and we will readily get back to you and make this happen. We appreciate your interest in our music.