Articles tagged 'jairos chabvonga'

Has Chabvonga gone political? 9 December 2017 HARARE - Chimurenga musician Jairos Chabvonga has over the years tried to concentrate on non-political lyrics. But he has of late gone political if his latest album Nhano (Step) is anything to go by. Chabvonga’s fourth album released last month is made up of eight tracks including Makorokoto, ...
Chabvonga returns to Jam Session 21 August 2017 HARARE - Chimurenga artiste Jairos Chabvonga is returning to City Sports Bar in the capital tonight where he is expected to perform at the joint’s weekly event jam session. The Thomas Mapfumo-inspired artiste told the Daily News that he is going to give his loyal fans value for money. “I ha...
Chabvonga drops new video 7 July 2016 HARARE - Chimurenga artiste Jairos Chabvonga who recently made headlines for blaming self-exiled musician Thomas Mapfumo for the “death” of chimurenga music in the country has released a new video. The video Ndinotenda is offhis latest album Chimurenga Heritage. “The video is part of my eff...
Artiste blames Mukanya 22 June 2016 HARARE - Chimurenga artiste Jairos Chabvonga has blamed self-exiled musician Thomas Mapfumo for the “death” of chimurenga music in the country. Chabvonga, one of the few visible traditional  music artistes in the country, told the Daily News that the once popular genre is now playing second fi...
Mudondo collaborates with Chabvonga 22 April 2015 HARARE - Rasta-Kwasa musician Dino Mudondo has resurfaced with a ‘social marketing’ song he collaborated on with old friend and Chimurenga artiste Jairos Chabvonga. The song is about the Ebola virus. “I have been putting my house in order hence keeping a low profile in showbiz. I have disco...
Chabvonga: Heir to Mukanya? 10 September 2014 HARARE - Fast-riding Chimurenga musician Jairos Chabvonga has vowed to take exiled legend Thomas “Mukanya” Mapfumo’s music legacy to another level. Chabvonga said Mukanya,  who went into self-exile in the early 2000s left a void difficult to fill in terms of the Chimurenga genre and he was rea...