Lova Lova: Mutu Wa Ngozi

Help Lova Lova Lova record his latest studio creations and release his mini album "Mutu Wa Ngozi"!

Project visual Lova Lova: Mutu Wa Ngozi
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26/01/2020
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Lova Lova: Mutu Wa Ngozi

<p><strong>WHAT IS &quot;MUTU WA NGOZI&quot;?</strong></p> <p>Since the release of his first album &quot;Kizobazoba&quot; in 2018, Lova Lova has been working on new musical compositions and a new visual universe under the title &quot;Mutu Wa Ngozi&quot;.&nbsp;</p> <p>To play this character of Mutu Wa Ngozi, translated as &quot;the man who appears in dreams&quot;, Lova Lova Lova puts on his Ngunza priest costume, his magic cane and his multi-vision glasses...</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/637645/Z1004739_1bis-1576168608.jpg" width="100%" /></p> <p>Today, the artist wishes to record five of his new creations (Maria losako, Zarko le visiteur, Libundu mbisi ya mayi, Selekelek,&nbsp;Mutu Wa Ngozi,..) in the Studio. His objective is to produce a mini album of the &quot;Mutu Wa Ngozi&quot; project, a kind of model that will be used as a promotional tool in the coming months.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/637650/Z1004647bis-1576168843.jpg" width="100%" /></p> <p>The images associated with this album project are also being produced, a series of photographs by Robert Carubba that will be used for the album cover and communication.</p> <p>.</p> <p><strong>WHO IS LOVA LOVA LOVA?</strong></p> <p>Since 2016, Wilfried Luzele, aka Lova Lova, has been active in the Kinshasa alternative cultural scene as a musician and performer. His musical style is multiple, mainly rock, sometimes punk and often inspired by traditional Congolese music. He sings in Lingala, Kikongo and French. His texts describe Kinshasa&#39;s urban life with humour and intensity. Sometimes his words leave the real world to fly into phantasmagorical universes and delirious landscapes.&nbsp;</p> <div class="k-ResponsiveIframeContainer"><iframe allow="autoplay; fullscreen" allowfullscreen="true" frameborder="0" height="281" scrolling="no" src="https://cdn.embedly.com/widgets/media.html?src=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fembed%2FoPZdyWjxMy4%3Ffeature%3Doembed&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DoPZdyWjxMy4&amp;image=https%3A%2F%2Fi.ytimg.com%2Fvi%2FoPZdyWjxMy4%2Fhqdefault.jpg&amp;key=8b7d8dd6504d41af9a77662672aabc2a&amp;type=text%2Fhtml&amp;schema=youtube" width="500"></iframe></div> <div class="k-ResponsiveIframeContainer">&nbsp;</div> <div class="k-ResponsiveIframeContainer"> <p>In 2017, he produced the soundtrack for the web series &quot;Kinshasa Collection&quot; and participated in a hybrid show in Berlin (Germany) as part of the same project. In 2018, he gave a concert at the Douarnenez Film Festival (FR), which elected him as a &quot;musical favourite&quot;. That same year, he released his first album entitled Kizobazoba, produced with participatory funding, and played a concert at the Institut Fran&ccedil;ais de Kinshasa (RDC) for the album&#39;s release.&nbsp;</p> <p>In 2019, he performed at two major festivals in Kinshasa: the JazzKiff and the Africa Music Forum. The same year he released the album &quot;Mokili na poche&quot; in collaboration with the children of the Kamikazi workshop and Oyo project.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/637800/Capture_d_e_cran_2019-12-13_a__10.48.58-1576245262.png" width="100%" /></p> <p>His visual universe has been highlighted in the exhibitions &quot;Kinshasa 2050: Digital city&quot; (Institut Fran&ccedil;ais de Kinshasa, 2017), &quot;Chroniques de Kinshasa&quot; (Mus&eacute;e des Arts Modeste de S&egrave;te, France, 2019) and &quot;Yambi: Our house is your house&quot; (Acud, Berlin, Germany, 2019).&nbsp;</p> <p>Wilfried Luzele is also co-creator and coordinator of the Double Vision art space in his district of Bandalungwa, since 2016.</p> <p><img alt="" src="https://d3v4jsc54141g1.cloudfront.net/uploads/project_image/image/637801/1274688-prodlibe-2019-0776-1576245349.jpg" width="100%" /></p> <p>More info on Lova Lova&#39;s universe in this article:</p> <p><a href="https://next.liberation.fr/musique/2019/11/28/kinshasa-a-decharge-de-revanche_1766124" target="_blank">https://next.liberation.fr/musique/2019/11/28/kinshasa-a-decharge-de-revanche_1766124</a></p> <p>More music and clips:</p> <p><a href="https://soundcloud.com/willfried-beki">https://soundcloud.com/willfried-beki</a></p> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05rCyKulEnADQjNJgqS0OA/featured">https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC05rCyKulEnADQjNJgqS0OA/featured</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> </div>

Allocation of funds

<p>Lova Lova has already started recording in self-production. Unfortunately, he reached the end of his financial resources and is&nbsp;stopped in his project. For this reason, it now calls on your support, in the form of donations.</p> <p><strong>First level $500:&nbsp;</strong><br /> The money will be used to continue to pay for studio recordings and to provide transportation for musicians.</p> <p>If this level is reached, each contributor will receive by email the images and music of the project in February 2020.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Second level $700:&nbsp;</strong><br /> The additional money will be used to publish &quot;Mutu Wa Ngozi&quot; on CD with cardboard cover.</p> <p>If the second level is reached, each contributor will receive the CD of the project by mail or by hand between February and March 2020.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Other levels:</strong><br /> If more money is raised, the artist will be able to record more songs!</p> <p>.</p> <p>Lucille de Witte will receive the entire collection on behalf of LovaLova. In addition to being Wilfried Luzele&#39;s partner, she is also the improvised manager of the group.</p>

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