Articles tagged 'peter moyo'

Peter brings relief 12 October 2018 HARARE - Sungura musician Peter Moyo, says he will continue showcasing despite the prevailing economic challenges affecting people and nightclubs which have run out of beer. Apart from several nightclubs reporting low or no stocks of beer, motorists will also have to think twice, as there is n...
Young Igwe claims he is the best 6 September 2018 HARARE - Sungura musician Peter Moyo has declared himself the best stage performer and called for a review of the proverbial “Big Five”. Young Igwe as the musician is fondly known believes he is being overlooked despite pulling crowds to his shows similar to the so-called giants. The top fi...
Macheso, Moyo to headline Mozambique celebrations 23 May 2018 HARARE - Barely six months after Alick Macheso and Peter Moyo shared the stage in Mozambique, the two sungura musicians are returning to the former Portuguese colony next month to headline the country’s uhuru celebrations. The celebrations to mark Mozambique’s 43 years of majority rule are pen...
Young Igwe to unveil new album tomorrow 24 May 2017 HARARE - Rising sungura musician Peter “Young Igwe” Moyo will launch his third album titled Mopao Mokonzi at Jazz 24/7 in Harare tomorrow. Mopao Mokonzi means boss in Lingala. Interestingly, his late father, Tongai Moyo, once called himself Mopao Mokonzi at the peak of his career. Young Igw...
I am not cursed: Young Igwe 21 May 2017 HARARE - At the end of last month, sungura artiste Peter “Young Igwe” Moyo was involved in yet another accident in Guruve. Luckily, the rising artiste, who was in the company of his guitarist, Evidence Tarabuka, escaped largely unhurt. The Guruve accident was the fifth the young artiste had be...
Easter gigs galore 13 April 2017 HARARE - Controversial artistes Andy Muridzo and Beverly “Bev” Sibanda will share the stage tonight at Ice and Fire Pamuzinda in Harare tonight. The two will play on the same stage barely a week after Bev miscarried a baby she claimed was fathered by Muridzo. Muridzo and Bev will share the ...
Baba Harare lines up two gigs 17 February 2017 HARARE - Braveman Chizvino Mawanza, who is better known as Baba Harare, will hold his first show this weekend at The Volt (Formerly Book Café) in Harare tonight. The former lead guitarist and backing vocalist in Jah Prayzah’s Third Generation Band will then wind up his weekend shows tomorrow a...
Manager, engineer quit Utakataka 15 February 2017 HARARE - Sungura musician Peter “Young Igwe” Moyo has been deserted by long-serving manager Suko Dube and sound engineer Robert Gomba due to financial problems reportedly affecting the band’s operations. Dube, who also doubled up as Young Igwe’s sound engineer, confirmed his departure from Uta...
Young Igwe releases DVD in style 14 January 2017 HARARE - Sungura musician Peter Moyo recently launched his DVD album titled Mabasa aMwari at Dandaro Inn in Harare where hundreds of his friends and fans packed the venue. At the end of the launch, Moyo should have been a happy man as the DVD album managed to raise more than $5 000 as his frie...
Young Igwe drops DVD 7 December 2016 HARARE - Walter Magaya, founder and leader of Prophetic Healing and Deliverance Ministries and Kadoma-based music promoter, Cosmos Daka, popularly known as Cossy, sponsored sungura musician Peter Moyo aka Young Igwe’s new DVD album to be released on December 14. The DVD album titled Mabasa Amw...
Young Igwe mesmerises City Sports Bar 15 December 2015 HARARE - As thousands of dancehall fans crammed the City Sports Centre in Harare on Friday night to witness Jamaican artiste I-Octane's maiden concert in Zimbabwe, hundreds of sungura lovers chose to attend Peter Moyo's show at the City Sports Bar. What a performance it was from Moyo, who is r...
Young Igwe's second landing 4 September 2015 HARARE - Peter Moyo aka Young Igwe’s second landing happens tonight when the sungura ace launches his second album aptly titled "Mabasa aMwari" at 7 Arts Theatre in Avondale, Harare. Moyo will be supported by Dendera musician Suluman Chimbetu and afro-jazz crooner Jean Masters. Tomorrow, th...
Peter Moyo samples new songs 27 January 2015 HARARE - Sungura artiste Peter Moyo sampled a couple of new songs during Sunday's joint show with Suluman Chimbetu at Rangers Gardens in Westlea but was quick to emphasise that his second album was not imminent. The 24-year-old Moyo released his six-track debut album Mushonga Mukuru close to t...
Mafu picks his men 6 January 2015 BULAWAYO - Highlanders yesterday unveiled a new-look backroom staff that will work with the incoming coach Bongani Mafu. Mafu, who was unveiled as the new Bosso gaffer to replace Kevin Kaindu towards the end of last year, will now be assisted by former Chicken Inn coach Mandla Mpofu. Peter ...
Peter Moyo's DVD launch on tonight 20 November 2014 HARARE - Sungura music singer Peter Moyo will tonight officially launch his highly-anticipated DVD album, Mushonga Mukuru in Harare at the Private Lounge. The launch will be attended by journalists, fellow musicians and invited guests who include the singer’s fans. The DVD album will accomp...
'I'm still married to my music' 3 October 2014 HARARE - Young “Igwe”, the son of the late popular sungura star Tongai Moyo says he is currently “married” to his music career, hence there is no space for a wife yet. “It has never really occurred to me that I should rush to marry,” said Peter Moyo aka Young Igwe. “I am currently tied to m...
I will never be Tongai - Young Igwe 23 August 2014 HARARE - Young “Igwe” Peter Moyo says he will never be a clone of his father and music superstar, Tongai who passed away on October 15 three years ago. The young musician, who will celebrate his 25th birthday in bashes set for today and tomorrow, told the Daily News that it has never been his ...
Band members humiliate Peter Moyo 24 June 2014 HARARE - All is not well in Peter “Young Igwe” Moyo’s Utakataka Express band. Moyo failed to show up at the recently held Soap and Shirt Winter Donation Festival at the Belgravia Sports Club in Harare where he was supposed to perform for charity because his band members refused to perform for ...
Young Igwe lines up DVD album 4 June 2014 HARARE - Sungura artiste Peter “Young Igwe” Moyo and the Utakataka Express will begin shooting videos of songs off his maiden album Mushonga Mukuru this month. The Utakataka Express manager Sukol Dube, confirmed the development in an interview with the Daily News yesterday. “We have been wo...
Rio to join Warriors 20 December 2013 HARARE - Highlanders midfield star Peter “Rio” Moyo will only join the Warriors’ preparations for the Chan finals next week after returning from a trial stint in South Africa. Moyo – who rediscovered his form towards the end of the 2013 season, was included in coach Ian Gorowa’s provisional sq...
Igwe, Extra Kwazvose concert flops 19 November 2013 GWERU - Peter Moyo and Extra Kwazvose's Gweru concert turned out to be a flop as fans resisted a $5 entrance fee which they say was too high. Only a handful of fans attended the concert held Friday last week at Midlands Hotel with a substantial number turning back citing the high entry cost. ...
Harare still to finalise 2014 budget proposals 18 October 2013 HARARE - Two months after being elected into office, Harare city councillors are yet to propose a 2014 budget. Peter Moyo, council chief whip, said the budget was likely to remain largely the same from last year because of the poor performing economy. Moyo expressed concern that council was...
Harare councillors want directors streamlined 24 September 2013 HARARE - Peter Moyo, the Harare City Council chief whip, says the number of directors employed by Harare should be whittled down. Moyo told the Daily News yesterday that the local authority has 13 directors whose duties literally duplicate. “Of the 13, we just need six,” Moyo said. “Most...
Young Igwe reluctant to take back Shiga Shiga 27 August 2013 HARARE - Utakataka Express front-man Peter Moyo is reluctant to take back Gift Katulika aka Shiga Shiga saying he is more comfortable working with band members who stood by him through thick and thin. The young Igwe spoke to the Daily News yesterday from his Kwekwe base after speculation that ...
Peter Moyo won't budge to pressure 6 March 2013 HARARE - Peter Young Igwe Moyo says he is not in a hurry to release his first album despite mounting pressure from certain quarters. Moyo, the son of sungura legend Tongai Moyo, who passed on in 2011 after battling with non-Hodgkin cancer, told the Daily News that pressure for him to drop his deb...