Maluma - Mama Tetema

November 15, 2021

Maluma and Rayvanny unite two different musical cultures.
Maluma releases the new single and music video "Mama Tetema" with the participation of Rayvanny, an irresistible afro-beat / reggaeton song that combines lyrics in Spanish and Swahili.

"Mama Tetema" is inspired by the popular song "Tetema" (2019) by Tanzanian artist Rayvanny in collaboration with Diamond Platnumz.

Maluma listened to the song and liked it so much that he decided to contact Rayvanny via Instagram. The two artists got in touch, Maluma added new lyrics in Spanish and a reggaeton beat and the result is this new hot sound fusion of "Mama Tetema".

Directed by the famous director Jessy Terrero, the music video for "Mama Tetema" perfectly captures the atmosphere of the song, combining shots by Rayvanny in Africa and Maluma in the United States.

It is varied, fresh, sexy and fun and has this tetema shake / dance.

Maluma and Rayvanny will perform "Mama Tetema" live for the first time on the stage of the MTV European Music Awards 2021, which will take place in Budapest, Hungary on Sunday, November 14th.

Maluma is nominated for two awards at the MTV EMA 2021, in the categories Best Latin and Best Act from Latin America.

He also recently received three nominations at the American Music Awards, in the category of Favorite Male Artist, Favorite Latin Album and Favorite Latin Album, one nomination at the People's Choice Awards for the Latin Artist of 2021 "and two nominations for the Latin Grammy for Song of the Year "Hawái" and for the Best Urban Mix / Interpretation for the remix of "Hawái" with The Weeknd.

Maluma recently completed the North American leg of Papi Juancho's world tour after 27 stops across the United States and Canada and sold out at New York's Madison Square Garden at the FTX Arena in Miami. "The Forum" in Los Angeles, "Golden 1 Center" in Sacramento and "Center Bell" in Montreal, adding another unprecedented milestone to his career.