Kalimba De Luna
Boney M. Lyrics


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In the land of the sunshine
People know how to groove
Making emotions
Believin' in what they do

Kalimba De Luna
Take me tonight
Show me the way
To get right on time

E.O.U.A., on the rhythm
Gente li ta los
E.O.U.A., on the rhythm
Gente li ta los

Na na na na na na

Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna

Kalimba De Sol
Please talk to me
Lying is my life
Believin' in what you say
Hey, he, he, he, hey, ooh, oh, oh

E.O.U.A., on the rhythm
Gente li ta los
E.O.U.A.

Na na na na na na

Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna

Ooh, oh, oh, oh
Donga, donga, tenge, popopo
Oooh

Na na na na na na

Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna




Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna

Overall Meaning

The lyrics to Boney M.'s song "Kalimba De Luna" talk about a place where people know how to enjoy life with music and dancing. The song describes the land of the sunshine and how the people there know how to groove and make emotions. They believe in what they do and their confidence is evident in the way they move to the rhythm of the kalimba.


The chorus of the song repeats the phrase "Kalimba De Luna" several times, which is likely a reference to the African percussion instrument known as the kalimba or thumb piano. The song implores the listener to take the singer to the kalimba and show them the way of getting right on time. The song talks about lying being a part of life, and asking the kalimba to please talk to the singer.


The repeated phrase "E.O.U.A." is unclear and its meaning is not known, but it adds to the rhythm and feel of the song. Overall, the lyrics to "Kalimba De Luna" are a celebration of music and the joy it can bring to people.


Line by Line Meaning

In the land of the sunshine
This is a place where the sun is always shining and the people are happy.


People know how to groove
The people here know how to dance and enjoy themselves.


Making emotions
The people are feeling intense emotions when they dance.


Believin' in what they do
The people are confident in their dancing abilities and believe in themselves.


Kalimba De Luna
The kalimba is a musical instrument and Luna is the moon. The lyrics are asking the kalimba and the moon to work together to create a beautiful night.


Take me tonight
The singer is requesting to be taken to this magical place tonight.


Show me the way
The singer needs guidance to arrive safely at the destination.


To get right on time
The artist wants to arrive on time to fully experience the magic of the place.


E.O.U.A., on the rhythm
The letters E, O, U, A are used as a chant. The rhythm is referring to the music being played.


Gente li ta los
This is a nonsensical phrase used to accompany the chant and rhythm.


Kalimba De Sol
Kalimba De Sol is another musical request for the kalimba to play and shine.


Please talk to me
The artist is asking the kalimba to communicate with them through music.


Lying is my life
The singer may be living a life of deception and seeking solace in the music.


Believin' in what you say
The singer believes in the messages conveyed through the music.


Hey, he, he, he, hey, ooh, oh, oh
These are sounds used to accompany the chant and rhythm.


Donga, donga, tenge, popopo
This is another nonsensical phrase used to accompany the chant and rhythm.


Na na na na na na
This is a repetitive sound used to accompany the chant and rhythm.


Kalimba De Luna
The request for the kalimba and moon to create a beautiful night is repeated.




Lyrics © DistroKid, BMG Rights Management
Written by: Antonio Esposito, Gianluigi Di Franco, Giuseppe Amoruso, Mauro Malavasi, Remo Licastro

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In the land of the sunshine
People know how to groove
Making emotions
Believin' in what they do

Kalimba De Luna
Take me tonight
Show me the way
To get right on time

E.O.U.A., on the rhythm
Gente li ta los
E.O.U.A., on the rhythm
Gente li ta los

Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna

Kalimba De Sol
Please talk to me
Lying is my life
Believin' in what you say

E.O.U.A., on the rhythm
Gente li ta los
E.O.U.A.

Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna

Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna
Kalimba De Luna



All comments from YouTube:

@kolawolefalase9447

Reminds me of the late 80's while in my dad's car listening to bonny m. Great memories 😊

@nifernik

Ах детство и молодость!!! Верните меня в 80-ыыыеее🥰😢 годаааа!!!!

@mery7478

Песня на века! Очень люблю её! Мелодия зовёт в пляс — очень ритмичная и заводная! 😊👍❤️🎵 Всем, кто читает этот комментарий, добра, счастья и крепкого здоровья! 🙏

@user-ig1ul8vl4i

Комментарий прочёл, спасибо тебе добрая девушка😊👍

@user-lp7ie2dk6k

Też zdrowia życzę Nie mogę się na nich na patrzyć Reggie aż podskakuje z radości Fajny facet

@edward4410

Dla was to tylko Ałła Pugaczowa 😂😂😂

@BVRNERMVSIC

1:26 that key change gets me every time. What an amazing song, love this interpretation from Boney M !

@Kazuya720

2:25 for me it is also the flute part!

@Endohell

@@Kazuya720 yeah
there is several moment where the song changes. it makes it interesting. even if it keeps the general same idea.

@gpv212

this is an Italian song! This is the song of the greatest Neapolitan singer! TONY ESPOSITO

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