Top Geoffrey Oryema Albums
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The River - EP
The River - EP
[2018]
From The Heart
From The Heart
[2010]
Words
Words
[2004]
Lapin - Single
Lapin - Single
[2000]
Spirit
Spirit
[1999]
Night to Night
Night to Night
[1996]
Beat the Border
Beat the Border
[1993]
Exile (Real World Gold)
Exile (Real World Gold)
[1990]
Related Information for Geoffrey Oryema
Geoffrey Oryema (born 16 April 1953) is an internationally renowned Ugandan musician. At the age of 24, at the height of Idi Amin's power, Oryema was smuggled across the Ugandan border in the trunk of a car, following the death of his father, a prominent government minister, beginning a life in exile. Today his songs keep alive the languages of his youth - Swahili and Acholi and return to the lost country - the 'clear green land' of Uganda.Most artists have to pay their dues, but very few have to be smuggled out of their birth countries to avoid death on the way. But for Geoffrey Oryema, that was the only way to survive. Born in Uganda, he was the son of a civil servant who was a police chief and then a cabinet... read more