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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...From the revered ancestral warrior Murenga Sororenzou (Vambe 2004, 167), chimurenga means ‘struggle’ in Shona, the dominant language of Zimbabwe. It first came into common use when Zimbabwe’s Shona and Ndebele communities openly resisted...