Last Updated on September 8, 2018 by mybiohub
Lizha James real/full name is Elisa Lisete James Humbane, She was born on December 12, 1982. She is one of the biggest musicians in Lusophone
Africa. Born in the capital of Mozambique, Maputo her music style
includes a mixture of rhythms like Marrabenta, Reggae, R&B and hip-hop. She is also famous for the Mozambican style Dzukuta Pandza. She has gotten many awards and recognitions among which includes Best Female Southern Africa AFRIMMA AWARD 2016 Nominees
Lizha James is Mozambican singer, born in Maputo on (December 12
1982), is one of the popular pioneers in the Mozambican music movement.
Lizha james grew up around music and started having passion for music
as a young girl. She was part of several music groups in the country,
notably Electrobase and Bloody Town. However, her walk to fame came
when she started working hard as a solo artist.
Style of music
Lizha Janes blends her music by mixing the local Mozambican Marrabenta,
Ragga, hip hop, R&b , Balades and without forgetting traditional
A Raínha do Ragga
A Rainha do Ragga was the first commercial album from Lizha James. This
album brought her commercial success and featured critically acclaimed
singles such as Numa wa mina, Nitamo mukuma kwina and the very popular
hit, 4 all ya. It marked the debut in a growing movemment of
Mozambican music and exposure of Mozambican culture to the African
continent and Lusophone world.
Sentimentos de mulher
This is the third album released by Lizha James and features more of
Lizha’s Jmes muscial growth with a blend of mixes of Marrabenta and
Ragga. Most popular singles off the album include songs like Lutas
entre Familias and Aniguiri which display brilliant mixing of different
genres of music hence defining Mozambican popular music genre.
* Watching you
* A Rainha do Ragga
* Sentimentos de mulher