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Wednesday 30 July  

My Song: Patience Musa's road to self-discovery

Published on : 23 June 2014 - 3:08pm | By RNW Africa Desk (Photo: Patience Musa)
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After going through disappointing relationships with friends and business partners, Zimbabwean jazz singer Patience Musa realized that in life you simply can’t completely trust everyone. 

But instead of letting the situation get the best of her, she used her emotions to write her song ‘Amai Muka’, meaning Wake up woman in Shona. In this week's My Song, Musa explains that the song is about women discovering themselves.  

Produced and edited by Serginho Roosblad

My Song showcases the personal stories behind the songs of Africa’s most compelling musicians. You’ll hear these musicians in their own words. No presenter, no interviewer – nothing to get in the way. Just African voices on African music.

If there’s any recording artist you’d like us to know about, get in touch with us via Facebook or Twitter

Discussion

Treicher 16 July 2014 - 11:56am

Inspiring story, I wish Patience all the best in her difficult quest to achieve more recognition for her work. http://www.norgesautomaten.cc

Godfrey Mugoya 14 July 2014 - 2:55pm / uganda

Ablock in life can't stop you from going ahead and gives you alesson to do it better next time it comes,"stay awake!!!"

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