Tanzania’s prominent songstress, Lady Jaydee, releases video of New Hit Single “Baby”

Rising Tanzanian diva, Lady JayDee has followed through on her promise by releasing the audio and visuals of her new song titled ‘Baby’. The talented African music queen, who has won several awards, is signed to one of Africa’s most successful Music labels, Taurus Musik.

Lady JayDee, whose real names are Judith Wambura Mbibo, is a prominent Tanzanian female singer who specializes in the R&B/Zouk/Afro Pop genres.

She was voted Best Tanzanian Female R&B Artist in 2002, performed at the Kora All Africa Designers Competition, and was awarded “Best R&B Album” at the Tanzania Music Awards on August 6, 2004.

In July 2005, she won an award for “best female video for South Africa”. She was among the first females to sing R&B in Swahili.

Lady Jaydee rose to prominence in 2001 when she released her first solo album titled ‘Machozi’ which crowned her Tanzanian Best Female Artiste.

She has continued winning numerous awards in and out of Tanzania including the most recent award in South Africa during the Channel O Video Music Award Best African East 2003, for her video Machozi  2005 for the ‘Distance’ and best Collaboration Video with Titi from Uganda for “ Makini” video.

Jaydee blends rich souldful African vocals with arrangements and instrumentation combining both African traitional and modern influences.

Notable interrnational collaboration include Samba Mapangala from DR Conngo, Chameleone, Mad Ice and Ngoni from Uganda and Mina Nawe from South Africa.

Ange Ngu Thomas

Author: Ange Ngu Thomas