Entertainment

Ghetto's Unplugged version on cards 5 September 2018 HARARE - Zimdancehall promoters have joined hands to organise a ghetto version of Unplugged so as to afford marginalised ghetto youths a feel of the popular monthly funfair family event. Dubbed the Mwamuka Street Unplugged, the event is scheduled for October 7 in Harare’s oldest suburb of Mbar...
Busy schedule weighs down Macheso 5 September 2018 HARARE - A busy schedule could be weighing down sungura giant Alick Macheso. This comes after he nose bled on stage at the Clash of Giants gig at Alexandra Sports Club on Saturday. Macheso, 50, briefly adjourned his performance after bleeding, leaving his fans with unanswered questions. ...
Zahara delights at Tuku's Solo Fest 3 September 2018 HARARE - Fresh from her United States of America tour, South African songbird Zahara left throngs at Pakare Paye eating out from the palm of her hand as she shone at this year’s edition of Solo Festival. The festival held at Pakare Paye Arts Centre in Norton on Saturday saw the diva sharing th...
Jeys humbled by sold out concert 3 September 2018 BULAWAYO - Afro-pop musician Jeys Marabini was on Friday night left humbled after he attracted an unexpectedly bumper crowd at the launch of his ninth album, Ntunja Mbila at Bulawayo Theatre. By 6pm, the official start time for the show, for those driving parking had become a headache, as the ...
Artists lobby for stand-alone ministry 2 September 2018 HARARE - As Zimbabwe waits patiently for President Emmerson Mnangagwa to announce his new Cabinet, artists are hoping that there will be a stand-alone ministry for the arts sector. The artists are advocating that the president picks his Arts minister from the musicians who have joined Parliame...
$20 000 up for grabs at Conference 1 September 2018 HARARE - Four people are set to receive $5 000 at the Metamorphosis Conference being held this Saturday by the Lotus Lady Organisation. The event, which will include live performances and supported by a full live band, and speeches by wold renowned life coaches and mentors, is said by the orga...
Gospel artiste releases third project 1 September 2018 HARARE - Budding gospel artiste, Tichaona Machiridza has released his third album titled, Fambai NaJesu. According to Machiridza, the eight-track piece is mainly inspired by the social and economic situation that is prevailing in the country. “Barely a day passes without reading a story abo...
Zahara headlines Solo Fest at Pakare Paye 31 August 2018 HARARE - South Africa songbird Zahara will headline superstar Oliver Mtukudzi’s Solo Festival tomorrow at Pakare Paye in Norton. This year’s edition will also feature Mtukudzi, Pro-Beatz, Sylent Nqo, Norman Masamba, Mangoma, Tete Joice Warikandwa, Aura the Poet, Mbeu, Hope Masike, Donald Kanyu...
Blood Tongue, The Musical opens at Reps 30 August 2018 HARARE - Blood Tongue, The Musical an exciting collaboration between Zimbabwean and South African artists will open tomorrow at Reps Theatre in Harare. It will also be showcased on Saturday from 7pm. Written by Christopher Mlalazi and Josh Nyapimbi, the play explores leadership accountability,...
Macheso in Harare double toast 30 August 2018 HARARE - Sungura maestro Alick Macheso will stage two different concerts on Saturday in the capital. On the closing day of the ongoing Harare Agricultural Show, Macheso will share the stage with Zimdancehall songstress Ninja Lipsy at Glamis Arena from 1845 hours to 2200 hours courtesy of the Z...
Bev, Robert Jnr photos go viral 29 August 2018 HARARE - Photos of former president Robert Mugabe’s son Tinotenda Robert Junior and raunchy dancer Beverly “Bev” Sibanda taken at a South African pub have broken the Internet, leaving social media users with more unanswered questions.  Social media has gone wild and with the sexual controversi...
Music galore at agric show 29 August 2018 HARARE - Sungura kingpin Alick Macheso will showcase on the closing day of the ongoing Harare Agricultural Show together with Zimdancehall songstress Ninja Lipsy. The two will share the stage on Saturday between 1845 and 2300 hours in the Glamis Arena. Since the 108 edition of the agricultu...
14 girls left at Miss World Zim 29 August 2018 HARARE - Fourteen girls now remain in the Miss World Zimbabwe boot camp after two girls were eliminated on Monday while two more were evicted for “gross indiscipline”. The remaining 14 queens are Yolanda Warambwa, Bridget Vambe, Patricia Muchenje, Gracious Manyanhaire, Nyasha Katozo, Yollanda ...
Promoters fail to capitalise on Agric Show 27 August 2018 HARARE - Annual Harare Agricultural Show which takes place in Harare will this year have fewer music concerts than those usually witnessed in past editions. The showcase which was usually characterised by a flurry of concerts has only one major gig pencilled for Alexandra Sports Club on Saturday....
Trevor Hall, Sir Nato return to jam session 27 August 2018 HARARE - Reggae musician and television personality Trevor Hall simply Ras Jabu and veteran musician Phillip Svove will headline tonight’s Jam Session at City Sports Bar, Harare. The two will share the stage with fellow musicians — Sir Nato, Ice King, Zaka Stars, Bla Maffi, Huby Blakes, Emmanu...
Angel launches instant messaging app 27 August 2018 HARARE - Flamboyant preacher Uebert Angel has entered into the instant messaging landscape which is dominated by Facebook-owned WhatsApp with over 200 million users. Angel announced the launch in a tweet on the day of the app's debut. Dubbed Atom Call Soft Phone, it is identical to leading ...
Mash Central hosts Chibuku Road to Fame 25 August 2018 HARARE - Mashonaland Central will be the fifth province to host the Chibuku Road to Fame competitions’ preliminaries in Bindura today. The provincial finals are pencilled for Red Label Bar and 10 musical groups are set to fight it out. The winner will walk away with $500 and a ticket to rep...
UK-based Zim DJ lines up local gigs 25 August 2018 HARARE - United Kingdom-based Zimbabwean DJ, Lady G2, is back in the country for a series shows. The celebrated DJ, who has won several accolades in the United Kingdom, has come back to Zimbabwe as part of efforts to build on her highly successful maiden tour of her land of birth which took pl...
DJ Dosh at Afri-Canada fiesta 25 August 2018 HARARE - From being a small time DJ to headlining the recently held change a life concert which featured South Africa’s very best Nasty C, DJ Dosh is yet again expected to take Canada by storm as he performs his first international set tomorrow during the Impala Afri-Canada summer fiesta. “Tom...
Shekhinah to grace Unplugged 24 August 2018 HARARE - One of South Africa's trending artistes Shekhina, will perform at a premier urban event dubbed Unplugged this Saturday. Shekhinah will be performing at ZB Sports Club in Vainona supported by Tammy Moyo, Asaph, Buhle, Magitare, Those Guys Vacho as well as Djs including TKBeats, Reverb ...
Female musicians slam promoters 24 August 2018 HARARE - Female musicians in Zimbabwe are advocating for a “woman quota” in which all music promoters will be asked to include women musicians when they hold concerts. These sentiments come after organisers of Busiswa’s Harare concert, pencilled for September 8 at Alexandra Sports Club, failed...
Jeys, Madlela in battle of titans 23 August 2018 BULAWAYO - It is no doubt that Jeys Marabini and Madlela Skhobokhobo are the dominating forces in the music industry in this part of the country. It is a fact that through their artistry and resilience against opposing forces they have managed to hold fort and stay afloat in the cutthroat musi...
Olinda not going anywhere 21 August 2018 HARARE - Wedded “Zim celebrity couple” Olinda and Tytan are fighting to stay together following a flirting scandal by the later that gripped social media over the weekend. Olinda, 35, who is now on her third marriage, took to her pages to state that she had forgiven Tytan and is not going to l...
Eriza makes comeback 21 August 2018 HARARE - Musician and dancer Lyn Magodo aka Lady Storm or simply Eriza is making a comeback to the showbiz with a birthday bash pencilled for City Sports Bar in the capital tomorrow. She will be supported by all-female musicians inform of Jean Masters, Gonyeti, Sasha, Wanai, Faith Candy, Sarah...
ZCC group debuts at City Sports Bar 20 August 2018 HARARE - Zion Christian Church musical group ZCC Hakireni Stars will perform at jam session in the capital tonight courtesy of City Sports Bar. The Obert Chari-led group is currently riding the crest with the video-song Mebo starring Chegutu-based 19-year-old beauty Petronella Kapeyapeya. T...