Dancing before the Lord, is not totally about technique. It’s about having the right attitude in your heart. It’s also about telling a story. The music, words and dance must be united in harmony.
When, Zambian gospel artist Ephraim, released his song, This Kind Of God. He did not envisaged that a pregnant lady, dancing passionately to his hit track, could bring world attention to him as an artist.
Onward Christian Radio, contacted the expecting mum, a lady named Namuchimba Lily-Konan to talk about the viral video she posted on her Facebook wall.
“The video has caused waves on my Facebook wall with a large audience from Nigeria and most parts of Europe and the USA wondering who sang the song. Well that amazing song was done by an artist from Zambia named Ephraim Sekeleti Mutalange popularly known as Ephraim Zambia.” she said.
At first sight he strikes you as a smart talented lad with a bright future in Zambian gospel Music. Indeed, he is a natural talent and he is blessed with a captivating voice and good looks. Simply put, he is charming. Thanks to the dancing pregnant lady. A great part of the world would have not known this talented gospel artist. But, because of her dance, we now know him.
His name is Ephraim Mutalange, popularly known as the ‘Son of Africa’. From very humble beginnings he began ministering at his local church. Today his music cuts across East Africa and Southern Africa. God has opened doors for him and now his music has even gone wider reaching places that it had not got to before.
Namuchimba Lily-Konan’s, spontaneous dance, surely, tells a happy story. She has not only told the world, of the joy that she has found in God. But, she has told the story of a very talented, young Zambian gospel artist. Indeed a story told via the means of dance.
Listen to the full song below
Ephraim, is set to perform in London, UK. He will be a guest artist, at this years Zambian, independence celebrations in October.
Ephraim’s music is available on Amazon click here