Articles tagged 'ammara brown'

Ammara, Whitney impress with their videos 24 January 2019 HARARE - Female musicians— Whitney Songbird and Ammara Brown — represented women in the ZBC TV Coca-Cola top 50 videos countdown coming seventh and eighth respectively. The top 10 was dominated by male musicians with the two being the only women on the list, an indication that female musicians...
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...
Bhundu Boys continues to inspire musicians 22 October 2018 HARARE - Biggie Tembo's Bhundu Boys is continuing inspiring contemporary musicians with the latest being Ammara Brown. Ammara recently took to Facebook, revealing how the Bhundu Boys has inspired her to scale dizzy heights in the music industry, despite one's background. “In 1987, our very ...
Mono Mukundu heaps praise on Ammara 18 October 2018 HARARE - Veteran producer and guitarist Mono Mukundu has lavished musician Ammara Brown with praises for the way she remunerates her band members, even comparing her to the late Chiwoniso Maraire. This comes as several bands have been splitting owing to poor payments, with some members accusin...
Ammara, Mr Eazi concert pushed to November 24 September 2018 HARARE - Ammara Brown's Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) concert — initially scheduled for September 28 — has been pushed to November 30 due to the obtaining cholera outbreak in the capital. The venue and the line-up of musicians remain unchanged. “We would like to inform all A...
Ammara faces daunting task 18 September 2018 HARARE - It's every musician's wish to fill-up the giant Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) and songstress Ammara Brown has roped in the services of Nigerian star Mr Eazi to accomplish this task on September 28. Jah Prayzah, Winky D and gospel diva Shingisai Suluma have all done it ...
Ammara's Akiliz courts controversy 7 January 2018 HARARE - Upcoming rapper Tapiwa “Akili” Matavire has sensationally claimed that it was his stage name that inspired Ammara to come up with the hit Akiliz. Akili, who recently returned to Zimbabwe after a decade of living in Cape Town, South Africa, makes a rather uncharitable mention of the re...
'Superstar' Ammara kills it 12 November 2017 HARARE - After a long wait awash with rumours and conspiracy theories, red-hot songstress Ammara Brown, pictured, finally delivered the much-awaited Akiliz video. Ammara unleashed the video at the end of the launch of her debut album, Ammartia, at The Venue in Avondale, Harare on Friday night....
Joss Stone to perform in Harare tonight 2 June 2017 HARARE - Grammy Award-winning British soul singer Joss Stone will perform at 7 Arts Theatre in Avondale tonight as part of a world tour which is taking her to 196 countries. The internationally-acclaimed British star, who  is known for hits such as Fell in Love With A Boy, The Love We Had (Sta...
Ammara, Tamy talk up Joss Stone gig 24 May 2017 HARARE - Rising Zimbabwean songtress Thamsanqa “Tamy” Moyo, 19, has described Grammy Award-winning British soul singer Joss Stone's forthcoming June 2 concert in Harare as a rare honour. Joss Stone, who was born Joscelyn Eve Stoker, will share the stage with local artistes Tamy, Ammara and Gem...
New TV drama focuses on church scandals 1 February 2017 HARARE - A new ZBC-TV drama series titled Muzita Rababa, which features musicians Ammara Brown and Mudiwa Hood, has brought the way Zimbabwean churches are run into the spotlight. Muzita Rababa is co-directed by Michael and Nick Zemura who are also the creators of the drama series Muchaneta wh...
Miss Tourism explodes tonight 25 November 2016 HARARE - Miss Tourism Zimbabwe is on tonight at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) where 15 beauties will battle it out on the ramp. The finalists who will be vying for the coveted crown are Ashley Morgan, Shirley Ann Lindsay, Nonhlanhla Dube, Sindiso Ndhlovu, Evermore Nyamangez...
Local artistes enjoy coverage on DStv 9 November 2016 HARARE - While over the years Zimbabweans have complained that their content was not making it on any DStv platforms, the past few months have witnessed a number of positives. Since the introduction of Zambezi Magic, the channel that focuses on southern African content there have been fewer co...
Shoes too big for music legends' children 12 October 2016 HARARE - Children of music legends — living and dead — this week showcased their prowess during a gig at City Sports Bar's Monday Jam Session. The popular session which brings different musicians every other Monday was treated to the talents — raw and polished — of Biggie and Eriya Tembo, Fahe...
Ammara devastated by family deaths 14 June 2016 HARARE - Ammara Brown has finally spoken about the tragic deaths that have dogged her family in quick succession with sister Shahla being the latest loss. Ammara, the daughter of the late musician Andy Brown took to social media platform, Facebook, pouring her heart out, painting a gloomy pict...
Mukoko video causes stir 30 March 2016 HARARE - Ammara Brown and Tytan have released a video for their duet, Mukoko. The video, posted on Youtube and Ammara's Facebook page, has been well-received by music fans. So far the video has attracted over 13 000 views on Facebook. Tytan, whose real name is Njabulo Nkomo, is delighted wi...
Ammara, Bra Hugh in 'collabo' 23 February 2016 HARARE - Rising songbird Ammara Brown has collaborated with South African music legend Hugh “Bra Hugh” Masekela on a track titled Next Lifetime that will be released next month. The daughter of the late musician Andy Brown confirmed the collaboration in an interview with the Daily News, adding...
Musician Ammara features in new film 12 November 2015 HARARE - A trio of passionate filmmakers has produced a film featuring musician Ammara Brown titled Far From Yesterday due to premiere at Ster Kinekor Westgate at 8pm on November 19. The trio who runs Invision Studios, are a team of young people who are revolutionising the film industry by pro...
Ammara stars in SA musical 11 November 2015 HARARE - Songbird Ammara Brown has described her involvement in award-winning artiste Steve Dyer's musical titled "Colour me Human" as the best moment of her life. The daughter of late music legend Andy Brown is the only Zimbabwean on the set of the highly-rated South African musical that call...
Ammara, Zim Punk'd quarrel worsens 16 June 2014 HARARE - There appears to be no let-up in the feud between musician Ammara Brown and the producers of Zim Punk’d, a satirical ZTV programme that pokes fun at celebrities. Last week Ammara, the daughter of late legendary guitarist and vocalist Andy Brown, alleged that Zim Punk’d lured her onto ...
Ammara attacks TV show 12 June 2014 HARARE - Rising musician Ammara Brown has hit out at the producers of Zim Punk’d, a ZBC-TV programme that pokes fun at celebrities, for allegedly lying to her that they had secured help for cancer patient Sandra Chimanga. Ammara, daughter of late legendary guitarist and vocalist Andy Brown, to...
Tino, Ammara fundraise for Mutoko girl 26 November 2013 HARARE - Former TV and radio personality Tinopona Katsande aka TinTin will today launch the SaveAshley fundraising campaign in Harare. Through her newly-launched organisation, Celebrities Combined, TinTin is fundraising money for little Ashley Mtengwa of Mutoko. Ashley has a hole in her hea...
Ammara Brown, Alexio ignite Book Café 9 November 2013 HARARE - Rising star Ammara Brown and seasoned afro-pop star Alexio Kawara will  perform at the Book Café tonight. The two stunning vocalists are known for  their explosive performances. Ammara burst onto the Harare music scene, captivating crowds with her stunning voice and charismatic stage...