2. Semba Music

Semba started in the 1940s. It began as a celebration of native Angolan culture. By the 1970s, it expanded and spurred on the burgeoning “angoladade” cultural awareness that distanced itself from the Portuguese identity. Semba is a predecessor of many other varieties of music and belongs to the same family as Brazilian Samba, which has its own distinctions.

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