Articles tagged 'charles charamba'

'Tuku death loss to arts industry' 28 January 2019 HARARE - Gospel music supremo Charles Charamba says the death of superstar and national hero Oliver Mtukudzi is a big loss to the arts industry and they will pray for the widow Daisy to be strengthened. Charamba said Tuku was an icon and a shield to all the musicians and his death will be felt...
'We won't abandon music ministry' 25 November 2018 HARARE - While the Charambas might have gone into full time gospel ministry following the launch of their new church, the couple has promised to continue with their music careers. Pastor Charles and Olivia Chramba lunched their church Rooted in Christ Ministries this month after close to two d...
Charambas off to a good start 6 November 2018 HARARE - Scores of parishioners graced the first service of Charles and Olivia Charamba's church, Rooted in Christ Ministries, on Sunday at Zimbabwe College of Music in Harare. Addressing worshippers, Olivia, popularly known as Mai Charamba in music circles, said the response was overwhelming....
The Charambas to launch church 31 October 2018 HARARE - Gospel music power couple pastor Charles and Olivia Charamba, popularly known as The Charambas in music circles, will launch their own ministry on Sunday, joining the list of other musicians who have formed churches. The ministry, named “Rooted in Christ Ministries”, will be launched ...
Charambas to launch solo albums 25 July 2017 HARARE - Gospel power couple Charles and Olivia Charamba will next month launch their solo albums Abba Father and Voice of Miriam respectively. The albums which will be distributed in a number of countries will be released on August 16. “We are focusing more on the global market since much ...
Chipanga ropes in Charamba on second album 24 August 2015 HARARE - Musician Charles Chipanga has rolled out his second solo album titled Goodness in which he has collaborated with veteran gospel artiste Charles Charamba on the song NdezvaMwari. “It was humbling that he agreed to contribute on this song that I wrote way back when I was in Form Two. I ...
Charambas set for Botswana 5 March 2015 HARARE - Gospel stars Charles and Olivia Charamba will perform in Gaborone, Botswana on Saturday. The show, dubbed Family Gospel Show, will be the celebrated gospel couple's first concert outside Zimbabwe this year. Lindiwe Marimo, the administrator for the Charambas' backing group, The Fis...
Charambas go 'fishing' in Cape Town 7 November 2014 HARARE - Celebrated gospel couple Pastor Charles and Olivia Charamba will lead the Fishers of Men once again as they go “fishing” in South African waters. The power couple will perform in Cape Town tomorrow, and this is the second time this year that they have been invited to perform there. ...
More collaborations coming: Charamba 22 October 2014 BULAWAYO - Veteran gospel musician Charles Charamba says his latest project WeNazareta has opened avenues for him and his wife Olivia to collaborate with other artistes. Charamba told the Daily News during the Christ Alive Conference organised by the Apostolic Faith Mission (AFM)Morningside As...
Charambas thrill fans with polished act 21 October 2014 HARARE - Popular gospel power couple the Charambas — Charles and Olivia — do not care about where they perform! The effervescent gospel act does not worry about poor turnouts or large turnouts — to Charles and Olivia — performing well is what matters. This was quite evident on Sunday when t...
Magaya lure derails Charamba concert 30 September 2014 HARARE - Charles and Olivia Charamba normally attract the biggest crowds in Zimbabwean gospel music but their pulling power proved no match to Walter Magaya’s Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries last Sunday. Zimbabwe’s gospel music’s first family held a family show at Takashinga...
Charambas cherish Australian tour 18 September 2014 HARARE - Pastor Charles Charamba, who recently completed a three-date tour of Australia with the Fishers of Men, is convinced that Zimbabwean music is headed for greater heights. He believes that soon Zimbabwe will be at the same level with countries like Jamaica, India, Britain, Brazil and th...
Charambas release bumper album 25 August 2014 HARARE - Gospel power couple pastors Charles and Olivia Charamba say the collaborative 10-song album they will officially launch at Ster-Kinekor Eastgate will  make a big impact like the Fifa World Cup. The album, being released four years after the duo last released individual albums, is call...
I wanted to join security forces — Charamba 3 August 2014 HARARE - Gospel music star Pastor Charles Charamba says he grew up loving music; hence he has been wired to sing as it is the main purpose of his existence. Charamba who studied for four years to attain a Degree in Theology from 1998 to 2001 initially wanted to be a member of the security forc...
Charamba, 'copycat' to share stage 2 April 2014 HARARE - Charles Charamba and gospel music rookie Trymore Bande, who recently clashed over the latter's mimicking of the Machira Chete singer's music, will share the stage on April 13 during the Chipaz Promotions 10th Anniversary celebrations. Charamba reported Bande to the police soon after t...
Fake Charamba album on market 3 December 2013 HARARE - Veteran gospel musician Pastor Charles Charamba has approached the police to investigate a case involving a pirated disc belonging to upcoming musician Trymore Bande which is currently being sold under Charamba's name. The album Zvakagara Zvakadaro produced by Lyton Ngolomi sounds lik...
Tuku, Charambas twice fail to meet 5 November 2013 HARARE - As we approach the rainy season, open air concerts are becoming risky as rains continuously disrupt the much anticipated pomp and fun fare. While farmers would be praying hard that the rains fall, those in the entertainment and showbiz industries would be preparing to count their loss...
Charambas delight Australian audiences 30 October 2013 HARARE - Pastor Charles and Olivia Charamba performed to full houses during their recent four concert tour of Australia. Popularly known as Fishers of Men, the duo performed in Melbourne, Brisbane, Sydney and Perth. “I was amazed with the kind of support we have in Australia and in particul...
Tuku, Charambas date Harare Gardens 22 October 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe's power gospel couple, Pastor Charles and Olivia Charamba will perform at Harare Gardens alongside superstar musician Oliver 'Tuku' Mtukudzi in a family concert set up. With summer upon us, the November 3 concert will sure be a showcase to attend considering that it is meant ...
Charambas rekindle love with the UK 8 August 2013 HARARE - Gospel power couple Charles and Olivia Charamba are set to rekindle their love with the United Kingdom next week after five years of silence. The Fishers of Men leaders are returning to the United Kingdom for two concerts in different cities and are billed to share the stage with UK-b...
Charamba graduates, embarks on regional tours 2 July 2013 HARARE – After successfully completing his music degree programme, Pastor Charles Charamba will be graduating next month. The years that Charamba has been absorbed in books, four of them to be precise, had slowed a number of his artistic projects; among them the regional and international tour...
Charamba completes studies, looks ahead 14 May 2013 HARARE - For four years now, gospel musician Pastor Charles Charamba has been attending music school at the Zimbabwe College of Music, a tall order indeed for the singer who has had to balance this with his music career and family. Just this month Charamba wrote his final examinations for the mus...