Zwai Mbula from South Africa has had huge international success with the marimba band Abakhaya. Zwai Mbula grew up in Guguletu in Cape Town and was surrounded by marimba music. He started playing when he was 12 years old. Zwai Mbula is a trained percussionist from The South African College of Music at The University of Cape Town, and has since toured and worked in many different bands. We are lucky to know have him based in Oslo, Norway!