Dancing styles innovator Radja Kula Mbuta takes last bow

Congolese dancing styles innovator Radja Kula Mbuta, who died at a Nairobi hospital on August 18, 2020.

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What you need to know:

  • According to his son and musician Evala Mbuta, the fallen dancing styles legend had been an outpatient in Nairobi after having been flown from Kinshasa, DR Congo.
  • In Nairobi, Radja made his debut with shows at the then popular Makuti Park Club in Nairobi South B back in 1997. 
  • Veteran promoter and Makuti Club proprietor Machua Waithaka eulogised Radja as a top stage show innovator who encouraged many other up and coming dancers.

The rhumba music scene is this week mourning the death of top Congolese dancing styles innovator Radja Kula Mbuta who died on Tuesday at a Nairobi hospital.

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