Fresh is a Tanzanian singer/songwriter and Businessman who lives in Tokyo and rocks the island & Asia with his own style of music, a mix of Tanzanian Rumba/Rock. Born in Tanga northeast coast of Tanzania. He started singing in Tanga with his friends when he was 6 years old. He moved to the capital Dar es salaam when he was 15 years old and joined one of the famous Band at the time ‘Dar International band’. From there Fresh performed with many famous Tanzanian musicians and almost all big and famous Bands in Tanzania. Bands like Msondo ngoma, Mlimani park orchestra and Safari sound. He wrote and sang many hit songs in Tanzania and East Africa. Jirani, Masudi, Bwana Mashaka, Namsaka mbaya wangu Ama zake ama zangu Pamela, Ndoa ya lazima, Conjester, Kinyozi hajinyoi, Elimu ni msingi wa maisha, Tuhifadhi mazingira and Penzi ni kikohozi are some of his hit numbers in Tanzania. His song TUHIFADHI MAZINGIRA (Let's protect Environment) was a big hit in Tanzania, and that made him to be one of only two Tanzanian musicians who were sellected by The Tanzania Environment Organization to present his country in an African Environment festival in Nairobi Kenya in early 90's. This song has been played in many Environment activities and events in Tanzania including some Environment programs in some Radio Stations. In 1991, Fresh moved to Kenya to try to widening his talent. In Kenya, Fresh and other musicians from Tanzania, Kenya and DRC, found Angusha band. The band became very popular in Nairobi. In 1992 Fresh Jumbe and Angusha band signed a contract to perform in an African club (Pigapiga) in Tokyo Japan. In 1994 Fresh moved to London and continue with his music business. In 1995 Fresh decided to move back to Japan and start his new life in Tokyo where he currently live and doing his business.
Fresh often visits and performs in his country Tanzania for his fans. Fresh mainly sings in swahili, but also in English and Japanese. He owns a recording studio and Video production under the name 'FRESH PRODUCTIONS' in Tokyo where he records his own music, commercial music for radios and television, and also record other artists (mostly foreigners) in Tokyo.
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