Artist Information

Artist Birtday : 17/12/1985(Age 39)
Born In : Lusaka
Occupation(s) : Musician, Producer
Genres : R & B
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Roberto is a Zambian international artist in music proudly known for his Amarula song.

Born Robert Chindamba Banda, on 17th December in Chipata, Roberto is the last born in a family of nine. Hailing from a musical family, both parents being active musicians, Roberto picked up his musical interests at a tender age. He and elder brother DAVID BANDA also known as GENERAL OZZY are the only professional artists in the family.

Roberto Zambian music recorded his first song in Johannesburg, South Africa at a studio owned by Boom Shaka member Junior Sokela.

Roberto went on to produce a Hip Hop compilation called THE TAKEOFF, which featured artists from across the African continent in 2004.
In 2007, Roberto offloaded a song titled Operator, which launched his road to stardom, the song was an instant hit, and this was followed by the release of the self-titled album ROBERTO. 2009 saw the release of his 2nd album titled AKASUBA, which produced hits SAVE OUR LOVE, DON’T SAY YOU DO, and AKASUBA. The 2012 album MY NAME IS… is still rated as Roberto’s most successful album, boasting a record 5 number 1 songs, LOVE YOU MORE, CHAWAMA, SALAULA, GOOD WOMAN, KAWALALA.

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Roberto went on to release his monster hit single, AMARULAH which later was the title track of his 4th album, the latest 5th studio album is SUPERSTAR. A nickname was given to Roberto by his late sister.

The album sees an international breakthrough, with a whopping 4 international features, those being Patoranking (Nigeria), Mohombi (Belgium), Dammy Krane (Nigeria) Vanessa Ndee (Tanzania) Brathahood Crew & Jay Rox (Zambia)

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2013 Zambia Music Awards / Best Male Vocalist – Nomination
2013 Zambia Music Awards / Best Male Contemp album – Nomination
2013 Zambia Music Awards / Song of th See More

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