Super Mama Djombo has been established at the occasion of the political independence
of Guinée Bissau. The ruling party wanted to promote a modern music of Bissau. Having the status of a
National Group they were sent to represent the country at various occasions. The band has been successful over the decades
under the leadership of Adriano Atchutchi modernising the gumbe rhythm, played by
the lambats, the griots of Guinée-Bissau.
In 1992, they made the sound track of the movie « Udju Azul di Yonta » by Flora Gomes.
The music of this movie was released on CD in 1996.
• Musicians on "Udju azul di Yonta":
Adriano Atchutchi: Lyrics & music;
Tino Trimo, Dulce Neves, Victor Caùdo: vocals;
Paulino Vieira: Keyboards;
Narciso: solo guitar;
Super Mama Djombo