A black British dockworker named Johnny Zinga becomes a famous singer and learns that he is the rightful king of the African island of Casanga.
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The film takes place in 1700, 1750, 1800, 1838 and 1936. See more
Oh, John, if we could only do something! Its this waiting, waiting, that I can't stand. And those horrible tom-toms keeping on like that. They make me feel as I want to scream!
The Black Emperor
Music by Eric Ansell
Lyrics by Henrik Ege
Sung by Paul Robeson See more