Country Morocco Genres roots rock fusion /HobaHobaSpiritOfficielle Festival Sauti za Busara 2019 Recordings
Hoba Hoba Spirit, 2003; Blad Skyzo, 2004; Trabando, 2007; El Goudda, 2008; Nefs&Niya, 2010; Kalakhnikov, 2013; Lost, 2016; Kamayanbaghi, 2018.
The Moroccan musical phenomenon is back, stronger than ever! Between rock, funk and folklore, Hoba Hoba Spirit embody the avant-garde and contemporary Moroccan scene with songs that hit every time. From "Welcome to Casa" to "Blad Skyzo", their singles are firmly engraved in the Moroccan memory. Hoba Hoba Spirit have eight albums to their credit, including the most recent "Kamayanbaghi" released in 2018.
The group has performed more than 500 concerts in Morocco and abroad. After a successful tour in USA, the press talked about their "fun, intense funk" (New York Music Daily), their "powerhouse mix" (Broadway World) and commented: "Think The Clash, rocking the real Casbah" (Sunbreak Seattle).
According to the Huffington Post, Hoba Hoba Spirit is one of “the fifty groups that shaped the culture of the Middle East”.With thanks to Afrikayna & Africa Art Lines
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