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Sungura shutdown gig on cards 6 December 2018 HARARE - Sungura music giant Alick Macheso will headline this year's edition of the sungura shutdown gig scheduled for December 14 at Premier Tobacco Auction Floors. Dubbed “Bye Bye 2018 — Chero Wandisiya Ndirimupenyu”, the show also features Baba Harare and Peter Moyo among other rising music...
Freeman, Nutty O appeal to fallen heroes 6 December 2018 HARARE - Dancehall music star Emergy Chizanga popularly known as Freeman has joined forces with Nutty O in coming up with a new song pleading to fallen heroes for intervention in challenges facing the country. Titled Mbuya Nehanda, the song is a plea addressed to the late First Chimurenga hero...
Miss World Zim still hopeful 5 December 2018 HARARE - With only three days left to the finals, Miss World Zimbabwe Belinda Hajirah Potts is now eyeing to charm the judges so that she can be selected as part of the final 30 girls who will compete for the Miss World crown in China. The finals are set for December 8 where 30 out of the 122 ...
Mukanya picks supporting acts 5 December 2018 HARARE - American-based Chimurenga music icon Thomas “Tafirenyika” Mapfumo, has picked Gary Tight as one of his supporting acts for the countrywide tour that is set to commence this Friday. The Mamvemve singer will kick off the tour with the Gweru concert this Friday. “As requested by Mukan...
Timmy ups ante against road carnage 5 December 2018 HARARE - Veteran actor Timothy Tapfumaneyi of the Timmy na Bhonzo fame has been staging a one-man campaign in the capital over the increase of road traffic accidents that are claiming lives. The actor now wants to take the demonstrations countrywide, as he appeals for funding for the campaign....
Morgan Heritage returns to Harare 4 December 2018 HARARE - Celebrated Jamaican reggae band, Morgan Heritage, will perform in Harare on December 21 as part of their Africa Jamaica Tour. The group, together with Lutan Fyah, will share the stage with local musicians at Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) courtesy of David House Incorpo...
Jecha craze hits showbiz 4 December 2018 HARARE - The jecha (sand) craze has gripped local showbiz with a number of singers dropping songs coined around the now popular word. Apart from the musicians rallying behind jecha, MDC president Nelson Chamisa is also an admirer of the word. Chamisa is always mocking President Emmerson Mna...
Model dreams big 4 December 2018 HARARE - After clinching 10 modelling titles, including the prestigious Miss Africa title, Pauline Marere is now striving to put the world under her feet. Marere, who hails from Mhondoro, flew the Zimbabwean flag high on November 24, in South Africa when she was crowned Miss Africa beating 13 ...
Gurira appointed UN Goodwill ambassador 4 December 2018 HARARE - Award-winning actress Danai Gurira has been named as UN Women Goodwill ambassador, becoming the first black Zimbabwean based in the United States of America to land that prestigious role. The role will see her helping in the fight for gender equality and women's rights. Gurira announc...
Shasha to unveil debut album 4 December 2018 HARARE - Fledgling gospel musician and The Royal Voices lead singer Batsirai Shasha, is soon set to release his first album titled Gore Reminana. Gore Reminana, which features several praise and worship songs, is arguably among the best gospel offerings of the year with Ndinodada Naye tipped t...
Mukanya jets in tomorrow 3 December 2018 HARARE - Chimurenga music guru Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo is expected in the country tomorrow ahead of his much hyped “Peace Tour” starting this Friday in Gweru. Organisers told the Daily News that all is set for the “biras” with Gweru Golf Club being the first venue after which he will head to ...
Star studded gospel gig flops 3 December 2018 HARARE - Organisers of the much hyped gospel music show that was scheduled for Glamis Arena on Saturday had a rude awakening with reports that less than 20 people turned out. Organised by Sound Blaze, the show themed “Nyasha Dzedenga Gospel Show” had the crème de la crème of Zimbabwe's gospel ...
Ammartia Ignite: Gig worth the wait 2 December 2018 HARARE - Arguably the man of the moment in African music circles Nigerian Mr Eazi, real name Oluwatosin Oluwole Ajibade brought Glamis Arena down with a spell binding performance in the capital on Friday night. The Buy Me Water singer was part of the stellar line up of artistes that came and c...
Pamushana boosts domestic tourism 2 December 2018 HARARE - A local transport operator has heightened its initiative in promoting domestic tourism, visiting different tourist destinations each month. Pamushana Africa Transport a subsidiary of the Pamushana Africa Group will this Saturday lead several passengers to the Great Zimbabwe after a su...
Chitungwiza Arts Centre yearns for growth 2 December 2018 HARARE - Chitungwiza Arts Centre, which specialises in sculptures, is aiming to promote other forms of arts including music and theatre among others. The centre, which houses 200 sculptors, is in the process of building a musical stage which will also cater for theatre. However, the buildin...
ExQ ventures into condom manufacturing 1 December 2018 HARARE - Veteran rap artiste ExQ has ventured into condom production, with a picture of a sample of the condoms being leaked to social networks. The condoms are called “MR Putiti” with the tagline “safe sex with Mr P is sweet sex”. They also have a Military Touch Movement logo at the back. ...
I didn't enter Hip-Hop Awards: Stunner 1 December 2018 HARARE - Rapper Stunner said despite his music not being nominated for hip-hop awards, he released quite a number of hits and hot remixes. Stunner who seems to have been missing in action on the music scene took to his Facebook page to do a live where he was entertaining questions from his fan...
Local musicians shine on international platform 1 December 2018 HARARE - South Africa-based gospel sensation Takesure Zamar Ncube has joined the long list of local musicians who shone in international awards. The Agere Pachigaro singer won the Best of Africa Gospel gong in this year's edition of SABC Crown Gospel Awards held on November 25 in Durban, South...
Red Cafe hosts Pah Chihera album launch 29 November 2018 HARARE - Afropop songstress Pamhidzai Mbirimi popularly known as Pah Chihera is launching her third studio album tomorrow at Red Cafe in Harare. The 10-track musical project is titled Haitongwe Nedemo which Pah Chihera says tackles love issues and it is the beginning of change in her career pa...
Langeveldt back with 'Simply ED' 29 November 2018 HARARE - One of the pioneers of Zimbabwean stand-up comedy, Edgar Langeveldt — who seemed to have been forgotten — is back after years of missing on the stage with a one-man show titled Simply ED. Langeveldt will be holding his comeback show On December 7 at Pan Afrika, in Belgravia. He tol...
Miss World Zim optimistic 29 November 2018 HARARE - Reining Miss World Zimbabwe Belinda Hajirah Potts, who is in China for the Miss World competition, said her prospects of participating in the finals are high as she was working to make herself shine. The finals are set for December 8 where 30 out of the 122 girls in the competition wi...
Winky D pours 'jecha' 29 November 2018 HARARE - Dancehall icon Winky D has heightened his social commentary, this time delving into the prevailing economic situation in the country. His latest release Kasong KeJecha is hitting hard on real issues affecting majority of the populace touching on issues such as corruption, dire state o...
Peter still searching for a hit 29 November 2018 HARARE - Sungura musician Peter Moyo said he is not bothered by not having a hit song saying all that matters is the number of people who come to his shows. He said there are artistes who have come up with the “so-called” hit songs but fail to stage and attract people at their shows. Young ...
Magacha agrees to divorce 28 November 2018 HARARE - Gospel musician Sabastian Magacha, has signed a consent paper, agreeing to end his six-year marriage, following an application for divorce filed by his wife Nomsah, who claimed to have lost love and affection for the crooner. Magacha's wife, Nomsah, filed for the termination of the ma...
Macheso's daughter finally divorces 26 November 2018 HARARE - Popular sungura musician Alick Macheso's daughter Sharon and her husband of four years Kudakwashe Munetsi have agreed to part ways after the singer's child filed for divorce citing irreconcilable differences, amid revelations they only stayed as husband and wife for two months. [Googl...
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