Wamlambez, Wamnyonyez: US actor Jamie Foxx thrilled by viral phrase

Wamlambez, Wamnyonyez: US actor Jamie Foxx thrilled by viral phrase

When entertainment newbies, Sailors debuted their song Wamlambez, no one expected it would be an international hit.

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Quickly, two words from the iconic song made rounds on social media and even brought rise to a viral trend.

Popular US actor, Jamie Foxx, seems to have joined the Wamlambez battalion after he was spotted basking in the glory of the wondrous phrase.

Mama Foli, a designer and owner of fashion house Foligallery, jetted out to the US and linked up with the Hollywood star.

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As the two were hanging out, Foli decided to slide the Wamlambez phrase into their interesting conversation.

“When I say Wamlambez, you say Wamnyonyez,” Foli instructed her attentive student.

And immediately, Jamie started echoing the instructions he was given and let out a huge Wamnyonyez as he smiled.

To top it all, the actor shared how he had learnt a few more Swahili words and referred to Kenyan ladies as 'Warembo Wa Kenya'.

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As earlier reported by TUKO.co.ke, Kenyan rugby maestro Biko Adema also encouraged US musician Christina Milian to shout out the words Wamlambez, Wamnyonyez.

And like a pro, she flaunted her Swahili skills and shouted the words at the top of her voice.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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