Entertainment

Selmor moves to Hellenic Sports Club 24 January 2018 HARARE - Award-winning songstress Selmor Mtukudzi has moved her shows to Hellenic Sports Club in Harare which she believes will provide a better environment for her fans. The Hangasa singer, who will hold her first show at her new adopted home on Friday, is hopeful that the venue change will a...
Winky D sleeps on duty 23 January 2018 HARARE - Zimdancehall heavyweight Winky D does not follow his gospel after all! The Disappear singer, who is a BVR ambassador, had not registered as a voter when the first registration exercise ended on December 19 last year. The Panorwadza Moyo singer only got to register as a voter on Sat...
Hifa continues community projects 23 January 2018 HARARE - The Harare International Festival of the Arts (Hifa), which will hold its 18th edition from May 1 to 6 this year, has confirmed that it will continue its community engagement through various projects. The community projects are part of the annual fête’s plan to boost the community in ...
Nhimbe Trust: 15 years of services to creatives 22 January 2018 BULAWAYO - Bulawayo-based Nhimbe Trust marks its 15th year of service to creatives in 2018, an achievement well worth celebrating as they managed to foster lasting, positive change to the status of the artists and creative industries in Zimbabwe and around the world. Nhimbe Trust was founded i...
Mr Ugly sues Apama over prizes 22 January 2018 HARARE - William Masvinu, 43, who landed his third Mr Ugly contest crown in December before being dethroned for allegedly manhandling the pageant's sponsor, has filed a police report in a bid to get the prize money he is still owed. Masvinu, who denies that he assaulted Isaac Mutangadura, whos...
Talent search to unearth gospel star 22 January 2018 HARARE - The search is on for Zimbabwe's next gospel superstar.A new talent search show dubbed Just Gospel Zimbabwe, which kicked off auditions on January 13 in Bulawayo, held its second round of auditions at Victory Life Tabernacle Church in Gweru on Saturday. The talent search contest is bei...
Sekurutau wins big 22 January 2018 HARARE - African roots musician and world-renowned sculptor cum businessman Bryn Taurai Mteki aka Sekurutau got a New Year present as he won a third price at the just ended Metro Peech and Browne Wholesalers Jackpot Promotions taking home some cash, adding to the already five stoves, television s...
I am national hero's son: Tambaoga 21 January 2018 HARARE - Controversial musician Last “Tambaoga” Chiangwa, 46, has made a sensational claim that his father was a respected national hero interred at the National Heroes Acre in Harare. Tambaoga whose land reform jingles Rambai Makashinga and Sendekera dominated air waves in the run-up to the 2...
Soul Jah Love wants Bounty Lisa back 21 January 2018 HARARE - Embattled Zimdancehall star Soul Jah Love is trying to lure back his estranged wife Bounty Lisa whom he assaulted early this week over allegations of infidelity. The Pamamonya Ipapo hit-maker's attempts to take back's his wife follow the counselling session that he and Bounty Lisa att...
Miss Legacy Zim still to reward winners 20 January 2018 HARARE - The organisers of the inaugural Miss Legacy Zimbabwe which took place on December 23 at 7 Arts Theatre in Harare have not yet presented the prizes they promised the winners. Tapuwanashe Manyange — a 21-year-old Hwange-based model — shrugged off competition from 14 others to land the c...
SA-based songstress to drop Roki duet video 20 January 2018 HARARE - Zimbabwe-born songstress Baddest Whine, who collaborated with urban grooves star Roki on a song titled Yaka Yaka, is in the country to make the video for the song. On the groovy song Roki sings that he will desert his home and wife if the bubbly Yaka Yaka “whines” for him. Bulawayo...
Young author's foundation uplifts street children 20 January 2018 BULAWAYO - Aspiring young author and motivational speaker Marshal Chiza’s Poor Billionaire Foundation, formed last year to render help to street children, seeks to assist more people this year. The foundation, named after the young author’s book titled The Poor Billionaire, was formed last yea...
'No 2nd chance for Soul Jah Love yet' 19 January 2018 HARARE - Songstress Bounty Lisa, who was recently assaulted by her husband, Soul Jah Love, says she will only consider giving the controversial Zimdancehall star a second chance once he genuinely apologises and seeks help to overcome his worsening drug addiction. Early this week, Soul Jah Love...
Soul Jah Love goes beserk, assaults wife Bounty Lisa 18 January 2018 HARARE - Zimdancehall star Soul Jah Love went berserk on Tuesday and assaulted his wife Bounty Lisa, alleging she had been impregnated by a city drug dealer. Bounty Lisa, who is nursing injuries on her face and elsewhere on her body, told the Daily News at her father's home in Kuwadzana 5,Hara...
Zima awards hang in the balance 18 January 2018 HARARE - Organisers of the Zimbabwe Music Awards (Zima) have suspended plans to host the awards early this year as has been communicated previously. Zima awards are meant to be held annually but the prevailing economic environment in the country has affected the event, a development that saw o...
Hanssen stars in another thriller 18 January 2018 HARARE - Film and theatre actor Kevin Hanssen has starred in another thriller yet to be released called Mind Games. The film is set for release mid-year and preparations for the launch are already at an advanced stage.  [GoogleAd] The-44-year-old actor was crowned Best Actor at last year...
I was exploited: Tambaoga 17 January 2018 HARARE - Controvesial artiste Last “Tambaoga” Chiangwa, 46, whose land reform jingles Rambai Makashinga and Sendekera clogged Zimbabwean radio and television stations in the run-up to the 2002 elections, is a bitter man. After a rare performance at the City Sports Bar on Monday night, Tambaoga...
Bluez Cafe creates hub for artists 17 January 2018 BULAWAYO - Bluez Café, the new multi-dimensional arts centre in Bulawayo, kicks off strongly this January, starting the year on a high note with the second phase of implementation to transform the old Youth Contact Centre (former Scout Hall) into a vibrant creative space and creative hub for arti...
Bev loses to Mai Keketso 17 January 2018 HARARE - Rising musician Andrew “Andy Muridzo” Ngwenya reportedly paid lobola to his wife popularly known as Mai Keketso in a bid to reassure her that his affair with controversial dancer Beverly “Bev” Sibanda is now completely over. Early last year, Bev and Muridzo had an adulterous affair wh...
US-based Zim singer releases two singles 16 January 2018 HARARE - Upcoming gospel artiste Ashelly Manzunzu, who is currently based in the United States of America, is confident that her just-released singles titled Vanogona and Ndiye Mwari will propel her to the top table of Zimbabwean gospel music. Manzunzu is currently working for Disney World Ani...
Zimbo works with Sean Paul, Popcaan, Sizzla Kalonji 16 January 2018 HARARE - London-based Zimbabwean producer Rodney “Rymez” Hwingwiri has produced a remix of Red-hot British rapper Stefflon Don's trending hit Hurtin Me featuring Jamaican heavyweights Sean Paul, Popcaan and Sizzla Kalonji. Kariba-born Rymez, who also produced the original Hurtin Me on which St...
Kawara dates Harare Truck Inn 16 January 2018 HARARE - Alexio Kawara will on Saturday set Harare Truck Inn alight when he performs at the Southerton-based joint on the occasion of the double birthday celebrations for club proprietor David “Sinyoro” Jongwe and his partner Tinashe Manyonga who runs Tembag — a company that manufactures cooler b...
Upcoming gospel artiste Danda goes solo 16 January 2018 HARARE - After previously working with several gospel artistes who include Flem B, Farlon Lyte and songstress Abigail Matamba, upcoming artiste Adiel Danda, 30, has gone solo. Danda has dropped single titled Aneni, produced at Harmony Studios by Cornelias “3D” Muponda, which will form part of ...
Massage parlours turn into sex brothels 14 January 2018 HARARE - Unscrupulous “massage parlours” are pushing traditional and legitimate operators out of business by offering sex work. Many massage spas in major towns are offering what they call “extras” on top of internationally recognised forms of body massage such as Swedish, Indian, Rungu, Thai ...
I gave it my all, says Miss Zim 14 January 2018 HARARE - In November last year, Miss World Zimbabwe Chiedza Lorraine Mhosva failed in her bid to be the first local national queen to be crowned Miss World. Miss India Manushi Chhillar was the winner of Miss World 2017 with Miss England Stephanie Hill landing the first runner-up slot. The seco...