Papa Wemba

Jules Shungu Wembadio Pene Kikumba

Also known as P. Wemba, Papa Wemba "Kuru Yaka", Papa Wemba & His Band, Shungu Wembadio, Wemba

Discography of Papa Wemba:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 So Why? 8 Audio 1997 Sonodisc
2 Wake Up 10 Audio 1996 Sonodisc
3 Maria Valencia 4 Audio 1993
4 Sad Song (Fafafa) 2 Audio 1995 Virgin France S.A.
5 Siku Ya Mungu 3 Audio 1987 Nova Scratch
6 Papa Wemba 7 Audio 1989 Stern's Africa
7 Le Voyageur 9 Audio 1992
8 Emotion 11 Audio 1995
9 Emotion 14 Audio 1995 Real World Records
10 Papa Wemba 7 Audio 1989 EMI France
11 Beau Gosse Ya Paris 7 Audio 1985
12 Pole Position 12 Audio 1995 Sonodisc
13 Papa Wemba 4 Audio 1989 Sonodisc
14 M Fono Yami 2 Audio 1988 EMI France
15 Au Village Molokai 8 Audio Ngoyarto
16 Mwana Matebu 9 Audio 1999 Editions Kaluila
17 Mokilie Pitie 8 Audio 1997
18 Je Ne Regrette Rien 4 Audio 1997 Not On Label
19 Molokai 11 Audio 1998 Real World Records
20 Beau Gosse Ya Paris 4 Audio Editions Veve International
21 Papa Wemba 4 Audio 1988 Disques Espérance
22 Le Voyageur 9 Audio 1992 EMI
23 Emotion 11 Audio 1995 Real World Records
24 Papa Wembe Le Kuru Yaka 4 Audio Le Passeport
25 L'Esclave 4 Audio 1986 Gitta Production
26 M'zée Fula-Ngenge 13 Audio 1999 Sono
27 Sad Song (Fafafa) 2 Audio 1995 Real World Records
28 Emotion 14 Audio 1995
29 Yolele - Promo 3 Audio 1995 Real World Records
30 Papa Wemba 7 Audio Stern's Africa
31 Le Voyageur 9 Audio 1991 Bandai Co., Ltd.
32 Biloko Ya Moto - J.P Tshamala "Moon Walker" Presente 6 Audio J.P. Tshamala Moonwalker
33 Emotion 11 Audio 1995
34 Ye Te Oh 3 Audio 2006 Abeille Musique
35 Molokai 11 Audio 1998
36 Dans Champs-Elysees - Firenze 4 Audio 1984 Rythmes Et Musique
37 Molokai 11 Audio 1998 Caroline Records
38 Papa Wemba & Viva La Musica 1977 - 1997 The First Twenty Years 18 Audio 2004 Stern's Africa
39 Karamba 11 Audio 2002 Lusafrica
40 Beau Gosse Ya Paris 4 Audio Edition Vévé
41 Papa Wemba Ekumani Et Orchestre Viva La Musica 4 Audio 1987 Disques Espérance
42 Mokili Ngele 6 Audio Dario Production
43 Emotion 11 Audio 1995 Ets Ndiaye
44 Nouvelle Ecriture 10 Audio 1997 Sonodisc
45 Franco Presente Papa Wemba A Paris 4 Audio V.I.S.A. 1980
46 Pepe Bipoli Dans Vivi Santa 4 Audio 1987 Production Ya Debat
47 Mwana Molokai - The First Twenty Years 20 Audio 2004 Stern's Africa


Congolese rumba (later known as soukous) musician, one of Africa's most popular musicians, and prominent in World music. He was born 1949 in Lubefu, DR Congo.


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