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Atongo Zimba

Atongo Zimba

Atongo Zimba is a musician and griot from Ghana. His tours in Europe, South America and Africa include a benefit for the 2010 Haiti earthquake, at the Alliance Française in Accra

1967

Born
05 August 1967

Born

Born in 1967, Atongo Zimba hails from Ghana and is recognized as both a musician and a griot.

1994

First release
21 July 1994

First release

Recording in Switzerland, he releases his album "Allah Mongode."

2004

Hit song
21 July 2004

Hit song

His recording of "In Heaven There Is No Beer | No Beer in Heaven" achieves significant success in Ghana

2007

Awards
21 July 2007

Awards

"Barefoot in the Sand" receives a nomination for "African CD of the Year" from Amsterdam television.

2023

Personal life
21 July 2023

Personal life

Residing in the Netherlands alongside his white wife, he embarks on European and global tours while occasionally making visits to Ghana for his performances.

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