Articles tagged 'zhakata'

Chiedza Chevatendi collaborates with Zhakata, Manyeruke 19 October 2017 HARARE - Mazorodze Gadzikwa, a member of the gospel acapella group, Chiedza Chevatendi, has released his second solo album titled Chiporofita Chozadziswa which features collaborations with music stars Leonard Zhakata, Mechanic Manyeruke and Blessing Shumba. The six-track album, which also feat...
Zhakata dates Mashonaland Central 16 June 2017 HARARE – Zora maestro, Leonard “Karikoga” Zhakata (pictured) takes his act to Mashonaland Central this weekend, performing at Tiringindi Gardens in Mt Darwin on Friday and winding up his weekend programme at Tippaz Bar and Night Club in Shamva on Saturday. Zhakata is currently riding high, buo...
Zhakata dates Jazz 24/7 17 May 2017 HARARE - Leonard "Karikoga" Zhakata (pictured) will for the first time this year perform in the capital, Harare when he dates Jazz 24/7 on Saturday. Apart from a brief appearance at a charity ''Bring a Shoe Show'' held earlier in the year, where he impressed, Zhakata has been keeping away from...
Zhakata to strike again 6 April 2017 HARARE - Multi-talented musician Leonard Zhakata will soon release a new album titled Mutungadzese Extended, his camp has revealed. Zhakata made history when three of his songs Madam Boss, Zvine Mwaka and Moyo Wekutenda from his latest album Mutugadzese scooped first, second and third prize re...
Zhakata, persecuted but still standing 15 January 2017 HARARE - After years of persecution and blacklisting of his songs which were deemed politically incorrect by the public broadcaster, ZBC Holdings, Zora music star Leonard “Karikoga” Zhakata is still standing. And it was not only the public broadcaster that shunned his politically-charged songs...
Zhakata, Mahendere to headline family show 28 December 2016 HARARE - Zora maestro Leonard Zhakata and gospel music star Michael Mahendere will headline a family show to be held at Kingstone House in Harare which will feature both gospel and secular artistes. Gospel artistes who will perform at the event are Kudzi Nyakudya, Abraham Matuka and Brother Sa...
Sulu, Zhakata to share stage again 28 October 2016 HARARE - Dendera music star Suluman Chimbetu and Zora star Leonard Zhakata will share the stage at a family show to be held at Extra Mile in Harare on Sunday. Before the Sunday Family show, Zhakata would have performed at Gwaya Gwaya Night Club in Chinhoyi after which he will share the stage w...
Zhakata, Sulu to rock Ice and Fire 7 October 2016 HARARE - Zora music loving people will be in for a treat this weekend as they will have a rare opportunity to see Leonard Zhakata and Suluman Chimbetu sharing the stage tonight and on Sunday. Chimbetu and Zhakata take to the stage at Ice and Fire Pamuzinda tonight for what is expected to be a ...
Xmas albums dry up 7 December 2015 HARARE - Zora music star Leonard Zhakata says music fans should not expect the glut of new albums that used to flood the country every festive season. Years back sungura artistes who included the late greats Leonard Dembo, John Chibadura, System Tazvida, and Simon Chimbetu as well as living mu...
Disco music threatens live shows 1 August 2014 HARARE - Growing up as a ghetto youth in the 1980s and 1990s, attending disco music showcases was the in-thing, forget the live music bands. Then, we were too young to enter into nightclubs where the likes of star musicians like Thomas Mapfumo, Oliver Mtukudzi or Lovemore Majaivana used to per...
Charity festival to go annual 23 June 2014 HARARE - Organisers of the just-ended Soap and Shirt Donation Winter Festival are considering making the charity event an annual concert. Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights), the Women’s Trust (TWT), Batanai HIV, Aids Organisation (BHASO) and Crisis In Zimbabwe Coalition jointly held...
Artistes warm up to charity concert 19 June 2014 HARARE - Musicians, who will perform for free at the Soap and Shirt Donation Winter Festival (SSDWF) to be held at Belgravia Sports Club on Saturday, regard the concert as an ideal opportunity for them to give back to society. The unique charity festival, to raise essential goods for victims o...