Khadija Mbowe poised to become an international singing sensation

Written by Eddy Jatta

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In our resolve to bring to lime light some of the talents in the music scene; we stumbled upon an American-based Gambian singer, Khadija Mbowe. She is believed to be one of our country’s promising stars. 

Khadija was in The Gambia to launch her career and she managed to establish a solid fan base. According to a source close to the singer, she is managed by her sister-in-law, Banjul Nightlife presenter Ida Bidwell. 

She is an exciting young artist and music promoters are really pleased with her progress so far.  Below we bring you little information about her; 


Born 15th May, 1992, Khadija is a singer, rapper and actor. 

Since Kindergarten she has been involved in music, singing in choirs. Khadjia was born in New York and raised in Atlanta. She currently resides in Calgary, Canada. 

The US-born singer attended Central Memorial High School in Canada and there she successfully auditioned for their Vocal Music Study under their Performing and Visual Arts program. She was able to explore the different types of music genres like jazz, pop, rap and RnB. Khadija finished high school with great knowledge on how to launch a successful music career. 

She became involved in the music industry and entered studio to record few songs. Canada being a big country, with musicians sprouting every day, Khadija decided to bring her music to The Gambia. Her debut album, Look Book was launched in the country and it was well attended. 

She is not only into music, but also dance and drama. If you want to buy Khadija’s music visit for more information