Emma Jalamo is a luo ohangla musician, he is also known as the king of ohangla.
Emma Jalamo’s latest song, ‘poka neno’ is one of a kind, telling the real truth about the world we are living in and how rotten it has become.
“Ayaye ayuago piny wa ni joluo,
ayuago piny wa ni joluo,
Piny ni kionge muadu ng’amadewi onge.
Piny ni kionge pesa ng’ama dewi onge.
kionge telo ng’amadewi onge.”
Feel free to ask for the translation please.
Audio by Lelo Studio
Video – Lelo Production
Produced by Emma Jalamo
Emma Jalamo has also done a song in remembrance of his late dad, dubbed ‘Rapar Mzee Elias.’
Emma’s songs are loved by almost all Kenya from across all counties.
Emma Jalamo comes from village Siaya county, in a village known Sigomere in Ugunja.
He derived his stage name Emma from Emmanuel which is his real name.
Jalamo means prayerful in Luo.
Emma Jalamo was ushered into the music world by Seth Oloo in 2008, Seth was at that time the leader of a traditional dance group.
Emma joined the group as a pianist. This he said opened his eyes and he saw a bright career in music.
Today he is one of the best Luo Ohangla musicians.