started his career as a singer in the 1980s, a first
solo album came out in 1989. He was then accompanied by Empire Bakuba
but later he created his own band, Orchestre Karawa Musica
His 1992 album « Foulalé »
was quite a big hit on African dance floors.
Especially when on its track « Eki Bis »
, the Atalaku
cent - cent - cent pourcent!
(which is French for 100%). It became his trade mark ever since.
In the following years, he recorded several albums, both solo and with Orchestre Karawa Musica.
Lutchiana currently lives in Angola.
Modern Congolese music / Congolese rumba, soukous, afro-zouk