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The Upendo Crew

Rank #1 UK Hull, UK World / Africa Music ( Congo Rumba& Soul...

50% of sales go to the charity Fender Music Foundation.

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Sounds Like: P-Square, Tinchy strider, Werrason, Ekon, Fally Ipupa Official

Label: http://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Upendo-Crew/202448406467887

Manager: Ezra Kitungano, Jabu Malega

Bio: A multi-cultural Group taking influences From Hip Pop R&B,Afrobeat, Raggae, and Congolese traditional Rumba who are working harder trying to combine these to make their own unique sound... feel good music for a new Generation

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One Step at Time. the work seems to b going well and there are a lot we are planing a head. so join us today as together we can achieve alot

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  • 2013

    Nov 2

    Hull, UK | 4:30pm

    Hull, UK
    Sat Nov 02, 2013 4:30pm


    Hello Guys. I would Like to Invite you all to the Musical Festival That Will Take Place in Hull City. This Time The Upendo Crew Is Back with Fresh Music that You haven't Head yet,,,So please come a long and see The Crew Including other Bands..Bring Friends along as I promise It will be Fantastic Event Ever,It will be Fun Guys, It is Gone be a smash! so Don't miss. and Plz share the event other people on your Facebook to Like & Share..One Love!!

  • 2012

    Sep 7

    Hull, UK | 4:00pm

    Hull, UK
    Fri Sep 07, 2012 4:00pm


    As part of this years Freedom Festival The Warren has teamed up with Brewery Wharf and the Youth Service to host 2 days of great local music. Brewery Wharf is situated on the corner of Pier Street/Humber Street on the fruit market and all shows will be free entry. Brewery Wharf will also be offering the best in local ales and other brews so come visit the bar. FRIDAY: 6PM-11:30PM / SATURDAY 11:30-11:30PM We have loads of amazing artists, new and long standing, along with some great guests so please show your support over the weekend and witness some great music including... The Upendo Crew Freedom Road Molly & Jack Audio Subscene Counting Coins The Talks Martin Lewsley Dryfield County Boys Tom Gorringe Abbie Lammas Keith Hagger Izzy Thomas John Cox Compass Community Choir Hekima & The Bongo Flava

  • 2012

    Jun 23

    Hull, UK | 12:00pm

    Hull, UK
    Sat Jun 23, 2012 12:00pm


    Hull’s World Music Festival marking it’s 10th Anniversary with a line up entirely locally based world acts, The event is a fun day out for all the family with food stalls and lots of fun activities and games for the whole family and compared by the effervescent Ukulele Bill. Acts confirmed so far include: The Nile Group– Hull based Sudanese group who bring a smile to everyones faces with their eclectic mix of sounds inspired by the rhythms of the Nile Belav Saz – This exciting new local duo make their Gig in The Gardens debut with their hypnotic sounds of Kurdistan. Farid Warthilas – Farid is an Algerian Berber singer songwriter who lives up to his name to draw on a huge repertoire of songs with Berber, Algerian, French and Spanish influences (Warthilas means No Borders in the Berber language). Hope Choir – Originally from Congo this group bring songs of hope and inspiration in a central African acapella style seldom heard in Hull. Kingstown Allstars – Hull based multicultural group playing their own brand of dub reggae and mash ups. Upendo Crew – Young, sexy and energetic multinational group blend traditional Congolese music with Western Rap and Pop to deliver a highly original and infectious sound that is sure to get the audience dancing. Humba Rumba – Veteran Hull musicians combine Soukous, Rumba and other African styles with European energy and local observations Glory Family – Young Congolese group spreading messages of hope from a background of growing up in the turmoil of a refugee camp in Rwanda. Hekima and the Bongo Flava – Playing their ever evolving cocktail of reggae, afrobeat, latin, hiphop and rock they promise a high energy performance spreading the message of Love, Peace and Unity. The Bongo Flava is a truly multicultural group featuring musicians from Tanzania, Congo, Poland and the UK. www.myspace.com/thebongoflava

  • 2012

    Jun 9

    Hull, UK | 8:00pm
    Sat Jun 09, 2012 8:00pm
  • 2012

    Apr 1

    Preston, BEN, UK | 8:00pm

    Preston, BEN, UK
    Sun Apr 01, 2012 8:00pm


    A live music event featuring African musicians who live in Hull. A very eclectic mix of music styles from all around Africa featuring: Hekima and some Bongo Flava The Upendo Crew The Glory Family Farid Plus DJ Dub Doctor Come and celebrate culture and diversity in Hull City at the Adelphi Club

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Q: U guys are amazing. Why dont you play all over The UK????
A: We are Trying too. But You know, Music is a business or system which you have to go with one stap at time. So With your Support we cn play all over The UK

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