Unbelievable Afaan Oromoo tunes, was going through treatment at Adama General Emergency clinic since half a month and died today. The news is an extraordinary aggravation for Ethiopians particularly for Oromo individuals.
The well known Specialist Ali Birra has died. “Ali Mohamed Birra, the most celebrated artist who sang about adoration and past recollections, since his initial a long time in Afaan Oromoo, that contacted our brains, died recently in Adama Emergency clinic. Brought into the world in Desperate Dawa City in 1950, Ali Mohammed Musa started his music vocation at 13 years old, joining Afran Qallo band.
He proceeded to get his stage name ‘Ali Birra’ signifying ‘Ali the spring’ in Afaan Oromoo – through the singing of the ‘Birra dha Barihe’ melody. Ali created his most memorable collection in 1971, the principal throughout the entire existence of Oromo music, as per MusicInAfrica.
He then recorded effective hits, for example, ‘Hin Yaadin,’ ‘Asabalee,’ ‘Ammalelee,’ and ‘Gamachu.’ His collections included Sudanese tunes, for example, ‘Al-Habib Ween’ and Harari melodies, for example, ‘Yidenqal.’ Talking about his melodic way of thinking to travel guide Culture Excursion in 2016, he said: “I trust in little steady changes to my music while remaining dedicated to its beginnings”. “I have attempted to utilize new mechanical means while regarding the past,” he added. Ali said his music concentrate on in the US has empowered him “to more readily examine music and its scales”. “Simultaneously I can play a wide range of instruments,” the craftsman said. “Numerous new artists today are just entertainers or they can play one instrument.”