Articles tagged 'gary tight'

Gary remixes Mukanya's song 21 November 2018 HARARE - Chimurenga music icon, Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo, has endorsed rising musician Gary Tight by giving him rights to remix one of his all-time hits, Vanhu Vatema. Speaking through his publicist Blessing Vava, the legendary musician is glad to see the rookie artistes following giant footst...
Music stars fail to handle fame 6 July 2017 HARARE - Talented vocalist and guitarist Alick Macheso is arguably the best selling sungura musician of our time. The 49-year-old singer is not just famed for the way he strums his bass guitar, but for his music extolling the virtues of good marriages and promoting oneness among families. F...
Gary Tight in court for domestic violence 27 May 2017 HARARE - Afro-fusion artiste Gary ''Tight'' Muponda — the son of popular musician Willom Tight — was yesterday hauled before the courts for allegedly bashing his wife after she found him with a girlfriend. The 22-year-old artiste, who appeared before Harare magistrate Annia Ndiraya – represent...
Tuku, Gary Tight collaborate 1 May 2017 HARARE - Music legend Oliver ''Tuku'' Mtukudzi has collaborated with rising artiste Gary Tight on a yet-to-be-released song titled Inharo Dzegadzega. The two, who have had a close working relationship ever since Gary, 23, burst on the scene a few years ago, confirmed the collaboration via vide...
Sulu, Masike team up 25 November 2016 HARARE - Dendera star Suluman Chimbetu and mbira songstress Hope Masike, who recently collaborated on the song Tingwarire, will share the stage on two occasions this weekend. Tonight the two will team up for a gig at Truck Inn in Southerton after which they will descend on New Ambassador Hotel...
MacDee to launch star-studded project 8 November 2016 HARARE - Several leading local artistes who include Willom Tight, Trevor Dongo, Gary Tight, Ngoni Kamabarami, Dobba Don, Nox, Guspy Warrior and ExQ featured on the “Blesser Groove” beat produced by Macdonald “MacDee” Chidavaenzi which will be launched on Friday. Other artistes who took part on...
How Gary became Tuku's 'son' 22 March 2016 HARARE - Music superstar Oliver "Tuku" Mtukudzi  sauntered into the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC) with his wife Daisy in tow to grace the 2014 launch of Jah Prayzah's fifth album, Kumbumura Mhute. As has become norm, there was a big scramble for Tuku's ear by fellow artistes, f...
'Lucky' Gary Tight lauds Tuku 13 December 2015 HARARE - Upcoming musician Gary Tight says the support he continues to get from music legend Oliver 'Tuku' Mtukudzi has made him the envy of many local artistes. Tuku surprised many when he agreed to grace Gary's 21st birthday celebrations on December 3 a few hours after landing in the country...
Gary Tight brings Tuku to tears 8 December 2015 HARARE - Music legend Oliver 'Tuku' Mtukudzi is a is a tough-as-nails artiste who has seen it all over the last four decades but he could not help shedding a tear or two when upcoming musician Gary Tight performed a song by his late son Sam at Maestro Restaurant on Thursday night. [GoogleAd] ...
Tuku to grace Gary Tight's birthday bash 2 December 2015 HARARE - Music superstar Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi will present rising musician Gary Tight with a symbolic key to the world of music at the young artiste's 21st birthday celebrations set for Maestro tomorrow. Gary, who will be launching two singles Babie Ndiwe and Tight Party featuring his father...
Gary Tight sizzles at single launch 29 December 2014 HARARE - Not even the no-show of embattled Jah Prayzah at the launch of Gary Tight’s launch of his debut single ‘Ndazonyora’ at the Book Café on Tuesday night could dampen the party mood at the well-attended event. Jah Prayzah, who currently stands accused of copying the beat of his ‘Mwanasika...
Tuku protégé ready to conquer 10 November 2014 HARARE - Desperate having no album to his name, Gary Tight, 20, has won the endorsement of none other than music superstar Oliver Mtukudzi. Zimbabwean music fans were surprised recently when Tuku announced through his manager Sam Mataure that the son of Afro-fusion artiste Willom Tight would b...
Tuku honours Gary Tight 17 August 2014 HARARE - Gary Tight (19) says being included by music superstar Oliver Mtukudzi on Abi’angu II, an album that features Tuku’s musical friends, “is the stuff that dreams are made of”. The forthcoming album, which will be a sequel to Abi’angu released in 2011, will also feature Hugh Masekela (So...
Mono's teenage son goes professional 9 June 2014 HARARE - Takunda Mukundu, 15, the son of celebrated lead guitarist and music producer Clive “Mono” Mukundu has joined 19-year-old Gary Tight's band as lead guitarist. Taka, a form three student at Prince Edward High School,  joined Gary Tight's group's Zion Originated as a replacement for Tate...