Giovanni Kiyingi

Bio

Giovanni Kiyingi is a Ugandan World,folk,house music artist and multi- instrumentalist.

Giovanni Kiyingi’s sound is defined by rich instrumental textures and rhythmic influences from Uganda, Africa and beyond. Kiyingi’s music is informed by the culture of his people and is a medium to tell the new generation about the country’s rich cultural history.

He plays indigenous instruments like Tube fiddle (Endingidi), Thumb Piano (Akogo), African harp (Adungu) and Traditional flute (Endere) etc.

Kiyingi has performed at music festivals across Africa and the rest of the world. He has shared the stage with renowned artists. From his home country he has shared the stage with PAM Award winner Suzan Kerunen, Ssewa Ssewa and Myko Ouma. Across the borders he has performed alongside South Africa’s Mathambo, Ethiopia’s renowned Jazzist Mulatu Astatke (father of Etho- jazz) and Kenya’s Makadem, and Sarabi band.

He has performed at festivals such as Bayimba International Festival of the Arts, Pearl Rhythm and Milege World Music Festival in Uganda; Sondeka Arts Festival and Pawa Street Arts Festival in Kenya as well as the Fete de la Musique; Illimba cultural festival in Tanzania. In Europe he has performed at the Harmonie festival in Germany.

Kiyingi was one of the Ugandan artists chosen alongside Fr Michael Ssenfuma to welcome Pope Francis to Uganda at Kololo Air strip on 27 November 2015 with a theme song 'New Day', to a crowd of more than 10 000 in Uganda. At the end of 2016 he released his third album Amakondeere.

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Giovanni Kiyingi - Señorita (cheri)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Senorita (Lyrics Video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Shake O (Official Video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Senorita (official Audio)

Music

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Kama Dudu
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BUDDU
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KALEEBA
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BAYIMBA
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MANDELA
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HAMBA NDEKE
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NSABA NE GGAME
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NAMUKWAKULA
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ESSANYU LYOMUFIRIKA
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AYELELE
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Giovanni kiyingi (ekibbobbo) Uncc festival
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OMKATIKO W'AFRIKA BY GIOVANNI KIYINGI
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Endere (Flute)
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Every_Ting
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Kaleeba
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Bayimba
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NKWESUUNGA
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HAMBA NDEKE
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ssekanyolya mx1 -Giovanni kiyingi ft Joash .
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MINKULU
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AKALIBA KEMONDO
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Videos

Giovanni Kiyingi - Señorita (cheri)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Senorita (Lyrics Video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Shake O (Official Video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Senorita (official Audio)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Mu Bibatu Bye
Giovanni Kiyingi - You’re Not Alone (Acoustic live At hot Box studio Phoenix Arizona )
Giovanni Kiyingi - You’re Not Alone - (Acoustic)
Giovanni kiyingi - Kama Dudu ft kuddzu on Radio 4 103.3 fm ��
Giovanni Kiyingi - Shake O (Lyrics Video)
Giovanni kiyingi - Nkulinze (Official Audio)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Nkulinze (Lyrics Video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - She Ma Good Vibes Remix [ Lyrics Video ]
Giovanni Kiyingi - Kama Dudu (Lyrics Video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Kama Dudu ft Chamuka and Chamula Africa ( Dance video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Kama Dudu (Official Audio)
Giovanni Kiyingi - She Ma Good Vibes (Official Audio)
Giovanni kiyingi - Obaddewo (Official Audio)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Mu Bibatu Bye (official Audio)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Kama Dudu (Official Animated Video )
Giovanni Kiyingi - Grace ft Jesse Fatoma
Giovanni Kiyingi ft Jesse Fatoma - (His Grace) Teaser
Giovanni Kiyingi - live(St Paul church Arizona Phoenix) - Playing Akogo Instrument From Uganda
Giovanni Kiyingi - AMAKONDEERE ALBUM (Stream and share freely)
Giovanni Kiyingi - You're Not Alone ( Lyrics Video)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Buddu (Amakondeere Album)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Batembeyi ft Caeser Kajura
Giovanni Kiyingi - Akogo solo performance live at Fezah Uganda
Giovanni kiyingi - NJAGALA (uncc festival)
Giovanni kiyingi - Nkwesuunga (Eka Band)
Giovanni kiyingi and Eka band /KALEEBA (uncc festival)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Nsaba Neggame (Uncc fetsival)
Giovanni Kiyingi -Buddu live (Uncc festival )
Giovanni kiyingi - EVERY TING
Giovanni kiyingi - Ekibbobbo
Giovanni kiyingi - Akogo sounds uganda
Giovanni kiyingi and Eka band - Uncc festival
Giovanni kiyingi - Ekibbobbo (uncc festival) - Akogo/ Kalimba music uganda
Giovanni Kiyingi - Ssewa ssewa and Shinga -(Ku kyooto) Performing- Buddu
Giovanni Kiyingi - Ku kyooto @UGCS
Giovanni Kiyingi unplugged
Giovanni Kiyingi - AKOGO Solo performance -Live in Little Penny Studio
Giovanni Kiyingi - Nkwesuunga-(Acoustic)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Endere solo performance at Little Penny studio
Giovanni Kiyingi - Endingidi solo performance live at Little Penny studio
Giovanni kiyingi ( Offical kenya Tour ) with Eka band
Giovanni kiyingi - Official music painting Traditional instruments vs Rhythms
SSEWA SSEWA - Official(MWANA WANGE)
GIOVANI KIYINGI & SSEWA SSEWA -Official(EKIBBOBBO)
GIOVANNI KIYINGI - Official(NSABA NEGGAME)
GIOVANNI KIYINGI - Official(ESSANYU LY'OMUFIRIKA)
Giovanni Kiyingi - Ankole (Njagala)
Giovanni kiyingi - Tebakulimba (acoustic)
Giovanni Kiyingi - MIREMBE,MAHORO, AMANI, PEACE ft Ssewa Ssewa and Munyaki Doe
Giovanni kiyingi & Eka Band perfoming: Kaleeba @Blankets and wine Kla
Giovanni Kiyingi - performing Ssegamwenge @Just Giovanni Concert.
Giovanni Kiyingi - MY MUSIC IS LIKE A LIBRARY
Giovanni kiyingi performning KALEEBA @Doa-Doa
Giovanni Kiyingi - NKWESUNGA (Remix)
Giovanni kiyingi - Live at MILEGE world music festival (PRF : Kaleeba)
GIOVANNI KIYINGI @ MILEGE WMF [ PRF :EKIBOBBO]
Giovanni Kiyingi - After Rehersal Video from ETHNO GERMANY
Giovanni Kiyingi & Eka Band Performing KALEEBA @ MILEGE WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL
Giovanni Kiyingi & Ethno Germany performing TWEYANZE
Giovanni Kiyingi / Ethno Flanders Belgium -Performing Ssemusajja Ageenda
Giovanni Kiyingi - CHRONICLES
GIOVANNI KREMER KIYINGI performing "KALEEBA"
Giovanni Kiyingi - CHIVOTI Solo vibe at Pawa Festival Nairobi Kenya

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UGKampala, Uganda
In operation since: 
2014

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+256704564938
+16023495636
JOVAN KIYINGI

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