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Ilanga langishiya (The sun has left me behind)

Alberto Tentowani Mwamosi and Gabriel Maopana Bila
In this song, a man working in the gold mines of South Africa thinks of his mother at home. It was composed by Alberto Tentowani Mwamosi, and is accompanied by him and Gabriel Maopana Bila on guitars. These men, from Chaichai, in the Gaza District, Mozambique, sing in the Chopi language. Their performance was recorded in mining compound number 5 in Durban Deep, South Africa.(Tracey 1973)