This song is sung in different languages around the world. It originally comes from Nigeria.


"I am not sure if you have heard from anyone else about this song, Bobo waro fero Satodeh but I believe the song is Yoruba. The pronunciation is really really bad though!" -Gbemi Petersen

"Songs That Made History Around the World" (2011) by Jerry Silverman identifies the song as Ibo (aka Igbo).

If anyone can definitively help us identify the language of this song, please email me. Thanks! -Mama Lisa

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Thanks and Acknowledgements

Thanks to Gbemi Petersen for helping with the language.